22 Nov '17, 2pm

Read our response to #Budget17 here:

Stephen Joseph, Chief Executive of Campaign for Better Transport, said: “We welcome the announcement of investments in city transport like the new trains in Tyne & Wear, the youth railcard, the emphasis on high density housing around urban transport hubs and extra taxes on diesel purchases, premium air fares and business jets. These are things we have been calling for and we’re glad to see the Chancellor has listened. “However, by freezing fuel duty while again allowing rail fares to rise and ignoring help for buses altogether, the Chancellor has caved into the siren calls from the road lobby at the expense of real action on air pollution. The Clean Air Fund, support for electric vehicles and the tax on new diesels and company cars are welcome and will help, but while fuel duty remains frozen, more roads get built, and there's no real help to get rid of old diesels and red...

Full article: http://www.bettertransport.org.uk/media/22-november-2017-...

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