Campaign for Better Transport responds today to the publication of the Department for Transport’s (DfT) latest National Travel Survey.
The National Travel Survey is a household survey of personal
travel by residents of
Bridget Fox, Sustainable Transport Campaigner, Campaign for Better Transport, said:
“The National Travel Survey shows that a growing
population and increased economic activity does not depend on private car use.
“The Government should also focus on helping all sections of society get around more easily. This means investing in better public transport, walking and cycling routes, planning new development so fewer people need to drive in the first place and getting more freight traffic off our roads and onto rail.”