Case made for continuing focus on investment and devolution at Urban Transport Group parliamentary reception
30 June, 2017
At a reception attended by more than 100 parliamentarians and key players in the urban transport debate Tobyn Hughes, Managing Director of Nexus and chair of the Urban Transport Group said that urban transport is the beating heart of successful cities, and to ensure city regions continue to thri
16 June, 2017
Tobyn Hughes, chair of the Urban Transport Group and Managing Director of Nexus, has highlighted the key urban transport issues that the new government should focus on.
14 June, 2017
‘Public sector transport authorities have key and unique role to play’ A report setting out the implications of rapid and transformative technological change for urban transport was launched today by the Urban Transport Group.
13 June, 2017
With new buses legislation now in place, the potential benefits of bus service franchising for local transport authorities were outlined at a conference organised by the Urban Transport Group and industry partners in London on June 8th.
31 May, 2017
After seven years as Urban Transport Group's Economist, and now Senior Economist, Pedro Abrantes, is taking up a new role as Principal Economist for Highways England (from 12th June). Jonathan Bray, Director of the Urban Transport Group, said:
22 March, 2017
- Calls for NHS to get more involved in ‘Total Transport’ schemes -
24 January, 2017
Tobyn Hughes, (Managing Director of Transport Operations for the North East Combined Authority) is the new chair of the Urban Transport Group. Chairs serve for two years with Tobyn Hughes following on from Dr Jon Lamonte, Chief Executive of Transport for Greater Manchester.
7 December, 2016
New Urban Transport Group report identifies four key challenges on getting the most from emerging data on transport - New buses and modern transport legislation has 'key role to play' -
25 November, 2016
The Urban Transport Group today welcomed backing for the Government's new buses legislation from the all-party House of Commons Transport Select Committee. The Urban Transport Group represents transport authorities serving areas where the majority of bus travel takes place.
18 November, 2016
- 'Strong and robust' case for greater investment in active travel -