Transport leader calls for Glasgow bus lane boost

Transport leader calls for Glasgow bus lane boost

Further investment and prioritisation in bus lane infrastructure is needed to help tackle congestion in Scotland’s major cities, a transport leader has argued. Fiona Kerr, Managing Director for First Bus in Scotland, said that increasing traffic numbers in Glasgow in recent years have increased journey times and caused problems for the city’s major roads, despite efforts to […]

Scotsman calls for stricter bus priority measures

Scotsman calls for stricter bus priority measures

Alasdair Dalton, transport correspondent for the Scotsman, makes the case for stricter bus priority measures in order to create a “fundamental attitudinal shift” towards buses. Nearly five times as many people in Scotland take the bus as take the train, yet there is still not adequate funding into buses to make them first choice over cars. […]