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The Resource Centre holds all our documents (briefings, consultation responses, press releases and reports). Signed-in members also have access to projects. You can search the Resource Centre by topic or by type of document. 

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Following London's lead could turn city region bus networks around

Wednesday, May 14, 2008
Bus and bus stop in Greater Manchester

According to a new analysis of the latest industry statistics by leading bus industry expert, Professor Peter White of the University of Westminster, making bus networks simple, frequent and stable every day and all day - could help trigger a revival in city region bus networks.

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pteg pays tribute to Gwyneth Dunwoody

Friday, April 18, 2008
Gwyneth Dunwoody in 2005

Responding to today’s sad news that Gwyneth Dunwoody has passed away, Chair of the group of six Passenger Transport Authorities, Cllr Mark Dowd said:

MPs call for integrated ticketing outside London welcomed

Wednesday, April 2, 2008

pteg haswelcomed the House of Commons Transport Select Committee report on ticketing as a valuable spur to ensuring the rest of England benefits from the same kind of integrated, smartcard, ticketing system that Londoners already enjoy.

Wide-ranging reforms for bus subsidy welcomed

Monday, March 17, 2008

pteg has welcomed Government proposals to reform more than £400 million of bus subsidy payments.

The Bus Services Operators Grant (BSOG) is currently paid per litre of diesel burned. So the less fuel efficient the bus the higher the subsidy payment.

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pteg responds to IPPR report

Thursday, February 28, 2008

Commenting on a new report by IPPR North - 'Moving On: A Progressive Transport Policy for Northern England' - Chair of pteg, Neil Scales OBE, said:

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Local Transport Bill: extra powers welcomed

Thursday, November 8, 2007

pteg, which represents the six largest urban transport authorities outside London, today welcomed the extra powers and responsibilities for PTE/As contained in the Local Transport Bill.

Chair of pteg, Roy Wicks said:

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Call for bigger say on local rail networks

Tuesday, October 2, 2007

Cllr Mark Dowd OBE, the new Chair of the group of six Passenger Transport Authorities (which represents the six English metropolitan areas of England) has written to the Secretary of State for Transport, Ruth Kelly MP, to welcome the prospect of greater influence over local rail networks.

Kelly's tough stance on bus wars welcomed

Thursday, September 27, 2007

Secretary of State for Transport Ruth Kelly's conference pledge to clamp down on the 'bus wars' that clog up city streets was welcomed today by city region transport authorities.

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