Every village, every hour: a comprehensive bus network for rural England

Every village, every hour: a comprehensive bus network for rural England

Every village, every hour: a comprehensive bus network for rural England This report for the Campaign to Protect Rural England shows that for less expenditure than the government’s road-building programme. England could have a world-leading rural bus network matching Swiss standards that guarantee every village of more than three hundred people at least an hourly…

School Streets: reducing children’s exposure to toxic air pollution and road danger

School Streets: reducing children’s exposure to toxic air pollution and road danger

School Streets: reducing children’s exposure to toxic air pollution and road danger This report presents evidence that School Streets effectively reduce air pollution and road danger at times and places where the most vulnerable road users are most concentrated.  This report by Transport for Quality of Life and the Active Travel Academy for Possible and…

Friends of the Earth activists’ briefing: making transport fit for the climate emergency

Friends of the Earth activists’ briefing: making transport fit for the climate emergency

Friends of the Earth activists’ briefing: making transport fit for the climate emergency This  briefing lays out a complete package for transport policy that is entirely feasible, based on existing world best practice, yet also on a scale and depth that matches up to the severity and urgency of the Climate Emergency. We hope this will empower…

A Wales transport policy fit for the climate emergency [English]

A Wales transport policy fit for the climate emergency [English]

A Wales transport policy fit for the climate emergency This additional briefing for Friends of the Earth Cymru argues that Welsh policymakers need to think afresh about transport policies for the climate emergency. It seeks to address the particular opportunities and challenges for Wales, in anticipation of the planned introduction of a new Wales Transport…

A Wales transport policy fit for the climate emergency [Welsh]

A Wales transport policy fit for the climate emergency [Welsh]

A Wales transport policy fit for the climate emergency This additional briefing for Friends of the Earth Cymru argues that Welsh policymakers need to think afresh about transport policies for the climate emergency. It seeks to address the particular opportunities and challenges for Wales, in anticipation of the planned introduction of a new Wales Transport…

Friends of the Earth briefing: a radical response to the climate emergency

Friends of the Earth briefing: a radical response to the climate emergency

Friends of the Earth briefing: a radical response to the climate emergency Friends of the Earth asked Transport for Quality of Life to produce a series of papers laying out the changes needed in transport policy for the UK to deliver its fair share of carbon emissions reduction.  Transport is now the UK’s biggest contributor…

Friends of the Earth briefing: transforming transport funding to meet our climate targets

Friends of the Earth briefing: transforming transport funding to meet our climate targets

Friends of the Earth briefing: transforming transport funding to meet our climate targets Friends of the Earth asked Transport for Quality of Life to produce a series of papers laying out the changes needed in transport policy for the UK to deliver its fair share of carbon emissions reduction.  Transport is now the UK’s biggest…

Friends of the Earth briefing: a net zero carbon budget for the whole transport sector

Friends of the Earth briefing: a net zero carbon budget for the whole transport sector

Friends of the Earth briefing: a net zero carbon budget for the whole transport sector Friends of the Earth asked Transport for Quality of Life to produce a series of papers laying out the changes needed in transport policy for the UK to deliver its fair share of carbon emissions reduction.  Transport is now the…

Friends of the Earth briefing: getting the Department for Transport on the right track

Friends of the Earth briefing: getting the Department for Transport on the right track

Friends of the Earth briefing: getting the Department for Transport on the right track Friends of the Earth asked Transport for Quality of Life to produce a series of papers laying out the changes needed in transport policy for the UK to deliver its fair share of carbon emissions reduction.  Transport is now the UK’s…