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    Rail fares could go up by 1.6 per cent in January. We explain why, if it presses ahead with this increase, the Government will miss the chance to encourage people back to the railways and restore passenger faith in public transport.

  • The effect of Covid-19 on transport has been seismic. But as recovery begins, the need for sustainable travel has only strengthened. Our report outlines how it can be achieved.

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Rail

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Paul Tuohy
04 Nov 2020

In his first blog as Campaign for Better Transport's new Chief Executive, Paul Tuohy explains what he sees as the challenges ahead.

Rail

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26 November 2020

Welcoming the announcement by the Government of the latest round of rail reopening schemes to receive funding from the Restoring Your Railway Fund, Paul... Read more

Buses

28 Oct 2020

28 October 2020

Responding to the Annual bus statistics for England 2019/20, published today (28 October) by the... Read more

Buses

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2 October 2020

Responding to the National Audit Office's report on 'Improving local bus services in England outside London', Alice Ridley, Head of Media and Communications... Read more

Air quality

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Silviya Barrett
23 Nov 2020

Last week the Government published its... Read more

Roads

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27 August 2020: a joint press release from Bus Users, Campaign for Better Transport, Community Rail Network, Community Transport Association, Collaborative Mobility UK (CoMoUK),... Read more

Sustainable Transport

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Silviya Barrett
11 Nov 2020

In the last of our series of blogs ahead of the Spending Review, we look at the fiscal and regulatory changes and the incentives needed to nudge... Read more

Better Transport

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Later this autumn the Government will publish its spending review, setting out spending plans for the various Government departments for the coming months and years. The plans that it makes for... Read more

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Silviya Barrett

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Campaign for Better Transport's vision is for all communities to have access to high quality, sustainable transport that meets their needs, improves quality of life and protects the environment.

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