June 2, 2019
The ITC’s Spring Discussion Evening explored the future for coach travel in Britain. A panel of leading experts, including Richard Leonard, Tony Caccavone, and Chris Hardy presented their thoughts, and a wide-ranging discussion was chaired by coach enthusiast Kris Beuret OBE. For a report on the evening’s discussion please click on this link.
March 3, 2019
The ITC and Arup co-hosted a Winter Discussion Evening in February exploring new research into the drivers of rail passenger demand. Responses were given by experts Neil Micklethwaite and Professor Tony Travers, and a lively discussion was chaired by Professor Peter Jones OBE. To read a summary report of the evening please click here.
November 24, 2018
The ITC is delighted to release a major new report exploring wider factors affecting the long-term growth in passenger rail travel since 1995. Cambridge-based researchers Ian Williams and Dr Kaveh Jahanshahi explored the impact of changes in employment structure and residential location on the propensity to travel by rail. The report can be downloaded by […]
The ITC’s Autumn Discussion Evening held on 23rd October explored how best land value uplift from transport investment should be captured. Following insightful presentations from experts Corinne Swain OBE, Roger Madelin CBE and John Robinson the expert audience engaged in a lively debate. To read a report on the evening’s discussion please click here.
The ITC Director, Dr Matthew Niblett, was invited to give oral evidence in September to the House of Lords European Union Select Committee (Internal Market Sub-committee) Inquiry exploring the impact of Brexit on transport. Dr Niblett presented findings from the ITC’s research paper exploring transport and Brexit.
The ITC’s 2018 Annual Lecture at the Science Museum was attended by more than 120 experts and explored Low Carbon Transport and our Energy Infrastructure. We were delighted to welcome lecturers Nicola Shaw CBE and Matthew Tipper to speak and Bernadette Kelly CB gave the welcome address. To view a recording of the Lecture please […]
March 18, 2018
The ITC is grateful to the Rees Jeffreys Road Fund which has generously provided a grant to enable us to undertake research into the causes of the decline of bus travel in England. This work will take place over 2018-19 and forms part of the ITC’s travel trends work stream.
March 9, 2018
The ITC was delighted to welcome an expert audience at its Winter Discussion Evening on 20th February 2018 to discuss the future for private hire and taxi services in the UK. Guests listened to a panel including the Chief Executives of Addison Lee and Karhoo, and a robust discussion was enjoyed. A copy of the […]
November 19, 2017
The ITC has released a major new study exploring the strategic challenges facing UK aviation. Authored by Dr Rebecca Driver, the report explains why UK air connectivity is so important for the UK economy and key issues for policy makers. Please click here to download a copy.
November 17, 2017
The ITC hosted its Autumn Discussion Evening on 26th October 2017 with an expert panel exploring the impact of aerial drones on transport. ITC Patron Lord Freeman also explained his work in Parliament on this issue. To read a summary report of the event, please click here.