Labour Party Conference 2023 – How do we create a sustainably funded transport system to support thriving places?

A panel discussion from Centre for Cities and the Urban Transport Group focussing on the future of public transport.

Event starts at 14:00 - 15:30 on 10 October 2023 at Room 14, ACC Liverpool

Join Centre for Cities and the Urban Transport Group for this panel discussion on the future of public transport in UK cities, and the options for funding public transport.


Simon Lightwood MP, Shadow Transport Minister

Mayor Andy Burnham, Mayor of Greater Manchester

Mayor Tracy Brabin, Mayor of West Yorkshire

Laura Shoaf CBE, Chief Executive, West Midlands Combined Authority

Andy Lord, Commissioner, Transport for London

Paul Swinney, Director for Policy & Research, Centre for Cities

Chair: Anne Shaw OBE, Executive Director, Transport for the West Midlands

More speakers to be announced. 

This event is held in partnership with the Urban Transport Group (UTG).

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