Conservative Party Conference 2023 - Fringe event

In partnership with Centre for Cities, we are hosting a fringe event at the Conservative Party Conference in Manchester, where our speakers will be discussing 'How do we create a sustainably funded transport system to support thriving places?'


  • Anne Shaw, OBE, Transport for West Midlands


  • Cllr Martyn Cox, Conservative Leader of Bolton Council 
  • Andy Burnham, Mayor of Greater Manchester
  • Paul Swinney, Centre for Cities
  • Dame Sarah Storey, Transport for Greater Manchester

UTG & Centre for Cities logos

Read about the challenges and opportunities for transport ahead of conference season here.

Event audience
Public event
Event date
Event duration

1 hour 30 minutes

Event location

Friends Meeting House, 6 Mount St, Manchester M2 5NS

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