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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Supporting Economies

70% of jobs in the North of England are located within walking distance of a rail station and a further 20% are a short cycle, drive or bus ride away.

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Key Fact 9


of people travel to work by public transport in the metropolitan areas.

DfT (2010) Regional Transport Statistics

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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.