Ministers have announced a new £23m fund to accelerate the take up of hydrogen vehicles and roll out more ‘cutting-edge infrastructure’.
Claire Haigh argues this is no time to make further cuts in subsidies and grants for local bus services.
Changes to councils’ school transport policies are causing ‘upheaval’ for an increasing number of pupils, Ombudsman warns.
Council chiefs have defended cuts in bus services after a FoI request revealed £30m of bus funding was slashed last year alone leading to the closure of hundreds of routes.
Chancellor Philip Hammond has announced a major local funding boost to tackle congestion in his first Budget, with a £690m competitive fund for English councils to get local networks moving.
This May thousands of teachers and children across the country will celebrate the benefits walking brings during Walk to School Week (15 – 19 May).
Councils urged Government to abandon plans to expand Heathrow after a Parliamentary report found no evidence legal limits on air pollution could be achieved.
Nineteen councils will share £4m funding to deliver tech projects that cut congestion and improve parking in city centres.
London will receive £1,500 more in transport spending per person than the North over the coming years, think tank says.
A council-owned airport has announced plans for a £200m mass passenger transit (MPT) system linking London Luton Airport (LLA) with Luton Airport Parkway railway station.