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stationary train at  Halifax Station
04 Jun 2018

In this guest blog, Stephen Waring and Richard Lyson explain why rail users’ groups along the Calder Valley railway have joined forces to revive plans for electrification.



24 May 2018

Campaign for Better Transport is launching a new rail campaign today, the Passenger Railway Challenge.


bus lane photo taken by Andrew Nash
Steve Chambers
06 Jun 2018

If ever there was a solution looking for a problem it is allowing other vehicles into bus lanes. The clue is in the name. They are there because... Read more



Saving a bus route is hard, and restoring cuts once they've happened is even harder. But when the frequency of bus no. 18 was reduced, Lancaster Bus Users' Group didn't let that stop them. Chair... Read more


Ann O'Driscoll of North Bristol SusCom
07 Jun 2018

In this guest blog, Ann O’Driscoll from business group North Bristol SusCom, explains why abolishing the Severn Bridge tolls will create more... Read more



Imagine a world where highways managers invested in making existing roads greener, rather than building new ones. Our new report ‘Roads and the Environment’, sponsored by the Rees... Read more

Bridget Fox

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Bridget Fox
14 May 2018

Our response to the Government’s planning policy review says that locating development near transport hubs is the best way to deliver the homes we... Read more

Better Transport


HGVs are still only paying a third of the costs they impose on the economy and society in terms of road congestion, road crashes, road damage and pollution costs. This means HGVs are being... Read more

Philippa Edmunds

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