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    Dreaming of reopened rail lines, clean air and buses for all?

    Make transport dreams come true this Christmas!

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    Whether you're keen to reduce rail fares, save buses or fight climate change, we'd love you to get involved.

    Tell us which of our campaigns you're interested in and we'll send targeted actions directly to your inbox.

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    Brexit has a whole range of implications for transport and for the environment.

    Email your MP to ask that our environment laws are not weakened or left vulnerable by Brexit.

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    The Government gives grants for converting to electric cars and vans - but not to electric bikes. Let's get that changed!

    Please email your MP and ask for this simple change: it would not cost any extra money, would be popular and would do a lot of good.

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Rail

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Lianna Etkind
05 Dec 2017

If you had passed the Department for Transport last Wednesday morning, you'd have seen a gaggle of senior politicians, campaigners, and a giant green train outside.

Rail

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The Government has published its new Strategic Vision for Rail, setting out... Read more

Andrew Allen

Buses

23 Oct 2017

Rural bus services are in crisis throughout Britain. Public sector austerity cuts have resulted in local authorities reducing support for rural... Read more

Buses

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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

Roads

Bridget Fox
13 Dec 2017

Highways England has published its initial report on the Strategic Road Network. Does it offer an early Christmas present or an unhappy New Year... Read more

Roads

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As MPs investigate how to improve air quality, we’re making the case that tackling air pollution needs fewer cars, not just newer cars.  

Bridget Fox

Better transport

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Philippa Edmunds
01 Dec 2017

New figures show that heavy goods vehicles (HGVs) are now twice as likely to be involved in a fatal collision on local roads than they were ten... Read more

Better Transport

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Well the Budget has happened, and we’ve had time to go through the large amount of paperwork that always comes out from the Treasury after the Budget speech. How did... Read more

Stephen Joseph

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