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10 May, 2022
Responding to the Queen’s Speech, Jonathan Bray, Director of the Urban Transport Group, said:
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4 April, 2022
Responding to today's DfT's funding announcement Chair of the Urban Transport Group, Laura Shoaf, said:
17 March, 2022
Embracing new technologies will play a key role in decarbonising transport and help towns and cities to achieve net zero emissions – but steps must also be taken to ensure that the way new technologies are applied does not marginalise some groups or reinforce existing inequalities.
1 March, 2022
The Urban Transport Group is calling for a new national enabling framework to give locally accountable transport authorities the option to regulate key aspects of micromobility rental services (like e-scooters) in line with local needs and circumstances, in a new report, published today. 
1 March, 2022
The Urban Transport Group has today welcomed the announcement that Government will extend its COVID funding support for local transport for a further six months.
17 February, 2022
The number of bus passengers in city regions outside London could be up to 30% lower than before the pandemic – a “similar magnitude” to the direct impact which COVID-19 itself has had on demand - if the Government does not extend its financial support for the bus. 
2 February, 2022
The Urban Transport Group, the network of UK transport authorities, has today responded to the Government’s Levelling Up White Paper.
20 January, 2022
The greening of urban freight and logistics is central to decarbonisation strategies both nationally and within city regions, says a new report by the Urban Transport Group.
13 December, 2021
City regions must ‘have a seat at the table’ when decisions are taken about how the Government’s reform of the railways is implemented – a new statement from the Urban Transport Group urges. 
9 December, 2021
The Urban Transport Group has responded to the Government’s decision to move to Plan B rules to slow the spread of the Omicron variant of COVID.

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