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Greener Journeys is dedicated to encouraging more sustainable travel. We undertake research into the social, economic and environmental benefits of public transport and campaign to make sure that those benefits are realised. You can read our latest news here. Please explore the site to find out more about us and what we do.

Ending fuel duty freeze could treble NHS budget for doctors and nurses

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Posted on: 10th March 2020

Ending fuel duty freeze would raise enough revenue over current Parliament to treble NHS budget for doctors and nurses for one year. Freeze ...

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Fuel duty freeze has triggered five million extra tonnes of greenhouse gas emissions

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Posted on: 2nd March 2020

The Chancellor must end the freeze in fuel duty on 11 March Freeze has led to a quarter of a billion fewer bus ...

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The Prime Minister must put forthcoming national bus strategy at the heart of climate policy

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Posted on: 11th February 2020

The announcement today of a £5 billion fund for local transport is very welcome first step.  Investment in our bus networks will ...

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Britons urged to “get the bus and talk more”, as new research reveals that more than one in 10 people feel lonely every day

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Posted on: 28th June 2019

More than one in 10 Britons feel lonely every day 30% say their experience of loneliness is linked to having no one to ...

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Benefits of bus investment revealed after Chancellor extends Transforming Cities Fund

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Posted on: 2nd November 2018

Buses-on-demand, virtual bus lanes and dedicated busways boost bus services across UK New report for Greener Journeys by Arup, together with bus operators, ...

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Greener Journeys responds to Autumn Budget

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Posted on: 29th October 2018

The Chancellor has today announced additional funding for sustainable transport including buses, trams and cycling routes through the Government’s Transforming Cities Fund. Greener ...

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