Inclusive Transport Strategy
The outcomes of the Draft Transport Accessibility Plan consultation are included in the Inclusive Transport Strategy (ITS) which states the Government’s future plans for accessible transport. The ITS released on 25 July 2018, identifies five themes which should underpin future efforts to realise a transport system which enables disabled people to access and confidently use transport: Promotion of passenger rights and enforcement; Better Staff Training; Improved Information; Inclusive Physical infrastructure; and, Future of Inclusive Transport.
One map to remain for the GWR Franchise
Chris Grayling has sensibly reflected the overwhelming Stakeholder response from the South West region by indicating that the GWR franchise will not be split into smaller units. We look forward to hearing the full Consultation outcome.