Transport Times invites you to its party conference fringe events
Low Cost & Low Carbon – Delivering Sustainable Transport in an Age of Austerity
This year Transport Times is collaborating with Greener Journeys and Low CVP to host the Climate Clinic transport fringe events at all three main political party conferences. The events are all free of charge and are located outside the secure zone so attendees will not require a pass to attend. The events will take as their theme the critical issue of how to deliver sustainable transport in an age of austerity.
Mon 20 Sep, 18.15-19.30 Climate Clinic at Hamptons by Hilton Hotel, Kings Mill Dock, Hurst Street, Liverpool, L1 8JH
Speakers: Norman Baker MP, Transport Minister; Professor David Begg, Executive Director Transport Times (Chair); Doug Parr, Chief Scientist and Director of Policy Greenpeace UK; Giles Fearnley, Chairman of the Confederation of Passenger Transport UK; David Brown, Bus Chair, Passenger Transport Executive Group.
Mon 27 Sep, 12.45-1400 Climate Clinic at the Cube, 113-115 Portland Street, Manchester M1 6DW
Speakers: Professor David Begg, Former Government Transport Adviser and Executive Director Transport Times; National Journalist invited (Chair); Mike Cooper, MD Arriva UK Bus; Edmund King, President of the Automobile Association; Stephen Joseph, Executive Director Campaign for Better Transport
Tuesday 5th October, 1800-1915 Climate Clinic at Baskerville House, Centenary Square, Broad Street, Birmingham B1 2ND
Speakers: Rt Hon Philip Hammond MP, Secretary of State for Transport; Professor David Begg, Executive Director Transport Times (Chair); Sir Moir Lockhead CEO FirstGroup; Doug Parr, Chief Scientist and Director of Policy at Greenpeace UK; Edmund King, President of the Automobile Association