Worrying decline in bus user numbers is no surprise

Worrying decline in bus user numbers is no surprise

A report released yesterday (https://www.transport-network.co.uk/New-bus-fall-shows-slow-death-of-local-buses/15101) shows that the number of people using buses in England fell again in the last financial year in the face of real-terms fare increases and cuts to local...
Am I a cycle-mad moron?

Am I a cycle-mad moron?

Worcester City Council is proposing to allow cycling in the pedestrianised area of the city centre. I think this is a sensible idea, although I understand that others disagree. The majority of cyclists understand the need to cycle differently depending on the...
Increasing commuter cycling: The Propensity to Cycle Tool

Increasing commuter cycling: The Propensity to Cycle Tool

There is a very useful tool that can be used to help identify the best ways to increase commuter cycling in and around Worcester. See www.pct.bike/m/?r=hereford-and-worcester for Worcester. For instance, there is little cycling activity between the city centre and...

Poor Bus Service: Council Motion

I will be presenting the following motion at full council this coming Thursday: Following recent cuts to bus services by First Bus and ongoing issues with many bus services in the county, we have reached a point where we as a council are a long way from meeting our...