TfGB statement on Temple Meads

Temple Meads Station and surrounding area.The city council is on record that “it is creating a transport hub that the city deserves”. We have recently reviewed the latest reports about: restrictions on entering Friary from Temple Gate, more permanent buildings

TfGB Press release: Government money – 15 March 2018

Transport for Greater Bristol (TfGB) have welcomed the new initiative set out by Philp Hammond, the Chancellor of the Exchequer, in his Spring Statement 2018 on the 13th March. After the £80 million which went to WECA in 2017, he

Bristol doesn’t need another M32, say transport campaigners

Ahead of West of England Partnership discussions on widening the A38, campaigners in Bristol have appealed to local decision makers to avoid the creation of “another M32” into the south of the city. Members of Friends of Suburban Bristol Railways

Airport needs better public transport and devolution not more spaces, says TfGB

Responding to reports that Bristol Airport will soon seek to expand one of its car parks to create space for more than 3000 extra cars, Martin Garrett, chair of Transport for Greater Bristol (TfGB), said: “Poor links to and from

Transport for Greater Bristol welcomes sustainable travel funding; pushes for devolution

Responding to the Department of Transport awarding of £2.2 million to The West of England partnership for sustainable travel, Martin Garrett, chair of Transport for Greater Bristol (TfGB), said: “This extra funding is great news and if spent well could

Transport for Greater Bristol asks Mayoral candidates to sign ‘public transport pledge’

The campaign group Transport for Greater Bristol has asked candidates in this year’s Bristol Mayoral election to sign their ‘public transport pledge’ – which has been jointly written with the Friends of Suburban Bristol Railways – and commit to getting

We’re recruiting! Voluntary part-time communications officer wanted

Transport for Greater Bristol is currently looking for a part-time volunteer to help us with our communications work. We are looking for someone to help us be part of the conversation around transport in Bristol and campaign for change that

We need both devolution and public debate, transport groups demand ahead of local authority meeting

On Friday 4 March The West of England Partnership (WEP) – made up of the four councils that govern the Greater Bristol area – will meet and greater devolution to the area. Martin Garrett, chair of Transport for Greater Bristol

Public transport key issue in exciting Arena development plans, says TfGB

Responding to reports that Bristol City Council has approved £30 million in funding for infrastructure at the Arena Island site, Martin Garrett, chair of Transport for Greater Bristol (TfGB), said: “The exciting proposals for the Arena site will create a

Reduction in Bristol traffic and air pollution as well as increase in cycling and bus usage very welcome, says TfGB

Responding to reports that rush hour traffic in Bristol has reduced and cycling and bus usage has increased, Martin Garrett, chair of Transport for Greater Bristol (TfGB), said: “It’s great news that fewer people are now travelling by car –

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