Rail fares will rise by 3.8% in March. Some commuters will be asked to pay hundreds of pounds more for their season tickets. Meanwhile, fuel duty for car drivers has long been frozen.
This is a critical moment for our transport system. Will we slip into a future of ever-rising car use? Or can we build a brighter transport future?
Our The Way Forward campaign calls on the Government to fly the flag for public transport.
21 January 2022
Responding to the announcement that the Government will review tannoy announcements on trains with a view to removing those which are unnecessary, Norman... Read more
A guest blog post by Jeff Counsell, Managing Director of Trentbarton.
When I was first asked to consider writing this blog it was the start... Read more
23 October 2021
Campaign for Better Transport is calling for more to be done to deliver a zero-emission bus fleet as figures reveal only a tiny proportion of buses on the... Read more
The effects of climate change are being felt around the world. The need for action is urgent. So why is the Government considering making it cheaper to fly from Manchester to London, or London to... Read more
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