Scottish Association for Public Transport campaigns for

* An efficient world-class transport system for Scotland.

* Sustainable public transport for rural and urban communities

* City streets free from road traffic pollution and congestion  

* Co-ordinated train, bus and ferry services

* High Speed Rail for Scottish InterCity and Anglo-Scottish routes

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A good public transport network is essential for sustainable travel in towns, cities and rural areas. To see how bus, tram and rail services could be  co-ordinated to provide a world-class transport network for Scotland, click

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Next Meeting:   Transport Seminar and AGM:

Perth (A.K. Bell Library PH2 8EP) Friday 5th April 2019  10.30 for 11.00 to 13.00

Guest speakers Tom Harris, member of Williams Review Panel, former Transport Minister

                     Is Scotland on the Right Track? Tom will give insight into transport issues.

                      Professor David Murray Smith: “Powering Future Transport”

                      Electric, battery, hydrogen, or hybrid power technology for transport

  Subsequent meetings: Inverness:   June 18th 2019, Mercure Hotel, Church St    14.00

           Glasgow:         Tuesday October 8th 2019, Mercure Hotel, Ingram St   18.00

 All SAPT members and associates welcome

To help support the campaign for better transport for Scotland, click About SAPT

     SCOTTISH TRANSPORT NEWS                2019/1  (March 2019)  

                                                                                2018/4   (December 2018)

       “Scottish Transport Matters” Issue:   2018/3  (October 2018)

  2018/2 (June 2018)

The Scottish rail network needs faster InterCity trains, further electrification, and a High Speed link to HS2.

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Scotland has the largest UK ferry network providing essential lifeline links to the islands.

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