Passengers who use bus shelters across Glasgow and the west are benefiting from improvements totalling £1.6million, thanks to Strathclyde Partnership for Transport (SPT).
A total of 182 new shelters have now been installed and a further 162 provided with lighting for […]
Brian Souter, head of global transport group Stagecoach, lends his support to SPT plans for better bus services in West Central Scotland.
The co-founder of Stagecoach has also called for action to introduce bus network enhancement schemes, including hard shoulder running […]
Transport Minister Stewart Stevenson has said he would welcome the Glasgow Crossrail project being considered as a possible priority in the review of major rail projects due in the summer.
Stewart Stevenson said he was looking forward to receiving a final […]
SPT has unveiled proposals for a phased development of the Glasgow Crossrail Project ahead of a parliamentary debate on the plans.
The project, which has been dubbed the crucial missing link in Scotland’s rail network, would be delivered in three stages.
New transport projects to be funded by SPT
Strathclyde Partnership for Transport (SPT) is spending over £560,000 on transport improvements in South Lanarkshire.
The money will fund six new projects including sustainable transport initiatives, bus infrastructure improvements and a feasibility study into […]
SPT reports on plans for an east-west extension of the Subway system.
SPT Chief Executive Ron Culley today (Friday 12 October) provided a report to elected members about plans for future development of the Glasgow Subway system.
Mr Culley outlined the need […]
First stage of £12.7m station regeneration scheme complete
The challenging project to transform Partick Station into a modern transport interchange takes a step forward today as the new ticket office opens for business.
The ticket office has moved to its new permanent […]
MSPs vote in favour of GARL at Preliminary Stage Debate
Strathclyde Partnership for Transport (SPT) has welcomed MSPs’ decision today (Wednesday 21 June) to allow the Glasgow Airport Rail Link (GARL) Bill to pass to the next Parliamentary stage.
MSPs voted to […]
The £12.3m project to transform Partick station into a state-of-the-art public transport interchange serving rail, Subway and bus travellers has entered a new phase as contractors have started to dismantle the old 1979 station building block by block.
Partick station is […]
Cllr Alistair Watson, Chair of Strathclyde Partnership for Transport and the West Regional Transport Partnership, today welcomed the Ministerial statement from Tavish Scott on public transport projects but has called on him to move Crossrail up the agenda.
Cllr Watson said, […]