Explore the evidence base for city region transport investment and find out how a network of organisations is making the case for more investment in urban transport.

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Mon, 31/03/2014

DfT: Plans for £38bn investment in railways unveiled

A route-by-route plan for how a £38 billion investment in...
Wed, 26/02/2014

pteg: New report finds Government could make transport work harder for jobs and growth

A new report from pteg says: ‘It is time to let transport work...

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The Funding Gap

A total of £545 is spent on transport for every Londoner, more than twice the spending per head on transport in the North and the West Midlands.

Find out more about the funding gap >

Key Fact 2


of England’s wealth is generated in our city regions.

GVA of Greater Manchester, Merseyside, Tyne and Wear, South Yorkshire, West Yorkshire and
West Midlands, ONS (2009) Regional, sub-regional and local gross value added 2009

Hear from the experts

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Geoff Inskip (Director General of Centro and former Chair of pteg), Stephen Joseph OBE (Chief Executive, Campaign for Better Transport) and Professor David Begg talk about the value of investing in city region transport.