Campaign blog posts from 2021 February
24 February 2021
The Government’s messaging during the pandemic to avoid public transport has instilled a fear of using bus and rail in many people, which has persisted, despite research indicating that public transport is relatively safer than many other social settings. The danger is that, without a concerted...
18 February 2021
Transport is essential to the country’s economic recovery post-Covid and to a cleaner, fairer future. The Chancellor has an opportunity in the forthcoming Budget to ensure communities have access to the public transport services they need both now and after the pandemic, as well as putting in...
01 February 2021
What do a small town in Cambridgeshire, an estate on the outskirts of Manchester, and two neighbouring villages in Somerset have in common? All are Big Local areas, part of a resident-led funding programme aiming to create lasting change in their neighbourhoods. And all three identified...