With a General Election due to take place by June 2010 at the very latest, Transport Times is holding a timely political debate focusing on the key policies each party is advocating for dealing with our complex transport needs.

Transport experts will set out what they see as the main transport challenges the next Government must grapple with, followed by a lively panel debate with politicians from all the mainstream parties.

Political panel participants:

  • Rt Hon Lord Andrew Adonis
  • Stephen Hammond MP, Shadow Minister for Transport, Conservative Party
  • Norman Baker MP, Shadow Transport Secretary, Liberal Democrat Party
  • Cllr Sir Richard Leese, Labour Leader of Manchester City Council

Industry experts:

  • Professor Stephen Glaister, Director, RAC Foundation
  • Professor Tony Travers, Director, Greater London Group, London School of Economics
  • Stephen Joseph OBE, Executive Director of Campaign for Better Transport
  • Michael Roberts, Chief Executive, ATOC

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Transport Times is well known for providing unrivalled insight into the transport industry from thought leaders in the sector. The awards and events that the Transport Team produce have similar status as the best in the industry, and that's why we've been proud of First Group's involvement over the years in sponsoring numerous awards and why we will continue to support these events in the future

Tim O'Toole CBE

Former CEO, FirstGroup