Number crunch - a decade of transport trends defining our cities

By Jonathan Bray

A lot has changed in the last decade. And nowhere is this more apparent than in urban transport. From rapid bus passenger decline to the huge growth in private hire vehicles, dramatic shifts are...
09 May 2018/Number of views (239)

#2018TPM Programme Released

The Transport Practitioners' Meeting (TPM) is the annual meeting place for all transport planners, modellers, placemakers, highway engineers and urban transport designers. TPM brings the transport...
14 March 2018/Number of views (511)

Overcoming the Challenges of Poor Air Quality

By: Kevin Turpin

Air-quality remains very much at the top of the political agenda in the UK. Whilst everybody has a duty to minimise emissions to air the key stakeholders responsible for managing local air-quality...
18 January 2018/Number of views (1108)


Programme Released for #2018TPM! 

The 16th Annual Transport Practitioners' Meeting will be held in Oxford! The draft programme for Transport Planning event of the summer is now available! 

Visit the TPM website to find out more and don't forget to book your space today!


More information can be found at

Advancing skills knowledge with PTRC


Essential Legislation for Transport Practitioners

5 June 2018, London

This one-day course provides an essential insight into the distinction between law and guidance and the risks that can arise from any departure. It will cover the main duties, statutory and discretionary powers and obligations placed on highway and traffic practitioners by UK highway and traffic legislation.

The Fundamentals of Travel Planning

12 June, London

This course focuses specifically on the successful elements needed to construct, deliver and monitor travel plans and will be helpful for those involved in operations, logistics, HR, property and planning as well as those employed in more conventional sustainable transport roles.

Transport Modelling for Non-Modellers

June, Dublin

29-30 August, Glasgow

4-5 September, Birmingham

5 - 6 September, London

Is transport modelling something of an unknown quantity that you need to know more about? This course provides an indispensable introduction for anyone from a non-modelling background, and is designed for those managing transportation projects that involve an element of modelling.

Mobile Data and Transport Planning

12 July, London

Mobile Network Data can provide a valuable data source to transportation projects and provide a wealth of information insights relating to user trips and user behaviour. This course provides an introduction to the mobile technology and how data is processed in order to provide insight to the transportation industry.