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Planning and Transport: Another Turn of the Wheel URN06

In Association with the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport

Thursday, 30 June 2016 at 9:30AM - 4:30PM
University of Plymouth, Drake Circus, Plymouth PL4 8AA, UK
RTPI South West

Conference Programme
This will be an event for professionals and interested parties in the South West and will offer both planning and transport perspectives.  Speakers will provide insight across a range of transport modes, both at strategic and local levels, and there will be consideration of the ongoing interactions between transport and urban development, sustainability and economic performance.  Specific reference will be made to current transport initiatives and projects in the Region.

Speakers include:

  • Government transport policy and the implications for planning
    James Harris, Policy and Networks Manager, Royal Town Planning Institute         
  • Growth Deals - the LEP transport role
    Ian Harrison, Heart of the South West LEP
  • Development Planning - The Role of the Bus
    Michael Watson, Stagecoach South
  • Has urban intensification changed Britain’s travel behaviour?
    Steve Melia, University of the West of England
  • The value of places designed for people to move and the potential for cycling
    James Adamson, Regional Development Manager, Sustrans
  • Delivering the Goods
    Mike Garratt, MDS Transmodal
  • Mind the Gap - Making the case for a great South West Peninsula railway 
    Philip Heseltine, Peninsula Rail Partnership

Further programme and speaker information will soon be available.

Organised in associaion with


City Bus

We now welcome exhibitors to showcase their firm, recent developments and to further engage with RTPI Members and professionals in planning. Please contact for further information.

Booking Information

See below for online booking with credit/debit card and to request an invoice.

CILT Members will also pay the reduced RTPI Member price.

Or return a block booking form.

This course/ event could count as appropriate CPD for RTPI members - remember to keep a record of your learning, including your learning outcomes, in your CPD record


0207 929 8190