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Bus passenger levels surge to highest in three years

October 26 2023

The number of people taking the bus outside of London has returned to pre-pandemic levels for the first time.

CPT Responds: £150 million funding boost for local bus services as fare cap set to be extended

October 23 2023

The Transport Secretary has announced today (Monday 23 October) that the Midlands and North of England is set to benefit from £150 million of new funding to improve bus services over the next financial year.

DfT launch Infrastructure for Zero Emission Heavy Goods Vehicles (HGVs) and Coaches Call for Evidence

October 23 2023

DfT has launched a call for evidence into the zero emission infrastructure required for HGVs and coaches.

CPT Cymru Director Aaron Hill interviewed for BBC Politics Wales, 22nd Oct '23

October 23 2023

CPT Cymru Director Aaron Hill featured on BBC Politics Wales to discuss the latest funding distributed to Transport for Wales.  

CPT's Autumn Statement Submission

October 13 2023

In advance of the Autumn Statement on 22 November, CPT has produced a submission to HM Treasury.

CPT South West welcomes new incoming Chair

October 10 2023

CPT recently held its South West regional meeting and AGM at the Aerospace Museum in Bristol.

CPT's CEO Graham Vidler features on BBC Leeds

October 10 2023

CPT's CEO Graham Vidler was interviewed by BBC Leeds this past week in light of the upcoming bus franchising consultation in West Yorkshire. 

CPT Cymru Director Aaron Hill features on ITV Wales

October 06 2023

CPT Cymru Director Aaron Hill featured on ITV Wales discussing bus services in West Wales. 

CPT Says: Mixed messages on transport policy risk undermining investment in buses

October 04 2023

The Prime Minister has announced today the extension of the £2 single fare cap for all bus journeys in England.