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…

Modal share targets for Wales

Modal share targets for Wales

Modal share targets for Wales The Welsh Government commissioned Transport for Quality of Life and Arup to assess the level of mode shift targets required in the Wales Transport Strategy, Llwybr Newydd (2021) in order to meet climate change commitments. The reports assessed the carbon gap that will need to be filled by other measures…

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…