TIER hopes that the launch of its e-bikes in Islington will encourage Londoners to move around the city in a more sustainable way, particularly in the wake of the recent ULEZ expansion.
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Without continued financial backing from the UK Government, the paper suggests there is a real potential for ‘rapid and deep cuts’ to bus services and temporary closure of light rail systems.
While e-scooter trials are welcomed by UK transport authorities, a response to the government consultation has urged caution in a number of areas, such as speed and the impact on active travel.
A new report from the Urban Transport Group has shown that an investment in bus services is key to achieving a wide range of policy objectives across Government.
Stephen Edwards, Executive Director of South Yorkshire Passenger Transport Executive (SYPTE), was recently named the new Chair of the Urban Transport Group (UTG). Here, we quiz him on the areas he’ll be focusing on in his new role, connecting transport services, working as a collective with other group members, and…