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On the road to a national zero emission bus fleet

17 September 2021
On the road to a national zero emission bus fleet

The vast majority of people now recognise the urgency of tackling climate change and air pollution, and the Government has…

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Will UN’s climate wake-up call be answered?

10 August 2021
Will UN’s climate wake-up call be answered?

The UN’s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change’s (IPCC) recent report has provided “unequivocal” evidence that humans are to blame for…

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Better public transport is essential for the jobs recovery

30 July 2021
Better public transport is essential for the jobs recovery

A guest blog by Sarah Welfare, Head of Policy and Research at Reed in Partnership. “While many people have been…

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Is the Government’s Transport Decarbonisation Plan up to scratch?

16 July 2021
Is the Government’s Transport Decarbonisation Plan up to scratch?

This week (14 July) the Government published its long-overdue Transport Decarbonisation Plan. Last spring, they had published a document setting…

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A fare start?

24 June 2021
A fare start?

A blog by Norman Baker of Campaign for Better Transport. We’ve all been waiting on the platform for ages –…

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Tackling air pollution

17 June 2021
Tackling air pollution

The UK Government and the World Health Organisation now recognise air pollution as one of the top health threats we…

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Four numbers that show why public transport is vital

11 June 2021
Four numbers that show why public transport is vital

If you’ve ever talked to friends about the importance of public transport, you might have encountered arguments like, “Soon we’ll…

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MPs turn out for The Way Forward launch

24 May 2021
MPs turn out for The Way Forward launch

Last week we launched The Way Forward campaign in London, Birmingham and Liverpool with three campaign-branded double decker buses and…

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All aboard the holiday express

13 May 2021
All aboard the holiday express

Nat Taplin, Director of Good Journey, on how trains, buses, bikes and boots offer a greener, healthier future for leisure…

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People’s travel needs post-pandemic

14 April 2021
People’s travel needs post-pandemic

While we know public transport use and travel overall and has been much reduced during the pandemic, uncertainty remains around…

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