Transport in the Countryside – Scales and Perspectives

Transport in the Countryside – Scales and Perspectives held at the Business & Technology Centre, Stevenage on the 20 March 2013
Meeting the spatial challenge: how far can rural transport reach?

Presentations were as follows:
- Mike Ward & Elizabeth Hanger (University of Lincoln) - The role of community transport in addressing social exclusion among older people in rural Lincolnshire

For a copy of the rural transport and older people in Lincolnshire research report please click here

More information about the Rural Transport and Older People project can be found on the project website (click here) and/or by contacting Elizabeth Hanger by email at Lincolnshire County Council (elizabeth.hanger@lincolnshire.gov.uk)

- Rob Crowder (Rural Community Action Nottinghamshire) – Meeting future transport needs in rural Nottinghamshire
- John Birtwistle (First Group) – Addressing the challenges faced by rural bus operators
- Colin Walker (East Riding of Yorkshire Council) – Meeting the spatial challenge: how far can rural transport reach

A rural transport mind map. Click here for the mind map prepared by Colin Walker
Meeting the spatial challenge – how far can rural transport reach? Click here for the paper prepared by Colin Walker

If delegates have feedback or would like more information about the mind map or spatial challenge document Colin can be contacted by email colin.walker@eastriding.gov.uk

 

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