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  • Seminar is a winner with delegates and speakers

    Travel planning seminar 2012

    SPT’s Travel Plan Seminar 2012 has been hailed a huge success. Approximately 100 delegates, speakers and guests attended the event at the Teacher Building, St Enoch Square, in Glasgow on Thursday 16 February.

  • Drivers saving thousands with SPT Journeyshare

    In 1999 the cost of petrol was a mere 70p per litre and some lucky drivers are still paying this price or less, 12 years on.

    As the price of fuel escalates car drivers across the country are looking at ways […]

  • SPT JourneyShare and Braehead Clan join forces to promote car sharing

    Buchanan Bus Station had a visit from top ice hockey team Braehead Clan to help promote Strathclyde Partnership for Transport’s free JourneyShare scheme.

    SPT JourneyShare, one of the fastest growing car sharing schemes in Scotland with over 3,000 registered users, recently […]

  • Park and Ride car share scheme launched by SPT and South Lanarkshire Council

    Strathclyde Partnership for Transport and South Lanarkshire Council have teamed up to promote the first shared Park and Ride initiative in the region.

    Car users are being encouraged to share a vehicle with fellow travellers on their way to train stations […]

  • Save your cash in the rush hour dash

    Household bills are on the increase, while car insurance and petrol costs are spiralling ever higher, but there is a quick and easy way to save some money.

    Car sharing is a simple way to keep the costs of commuting down. […]

  • Lanark to Biggar cycle route receives boost

    New cycle lanes are to be installed between Lanark and Hyndford Bridge, thanks to funding from SPT.

    New signs, roadmarkings and coloured surfacing will be installed to highlight the route to both cyclists and drivers.

    The lanes are the first phase of […]

  • Beat the petrol price hike with JourneyShare

    Petrol price have hit a new record high after recent rises in VAT and fuel duty, but commuters can still beat the hike and save around £800 a year with JourneyShare.

    The SPT-sponsored car sharing scheme allows those registered to match […]

  • Renfrewshire Council sets green travel example

    Renfrewshire Council is leading the way in making JourneyShare even more attractive to its staff.

    As a show of the council’s commitment to the scheme it has set aside 25 parking spaces at Renfrewshire House, its Paisley headquarters, for staff who […]

  • SPT helping businesses at Hillington Park Estate

    SPT’s Mobile Travel Centre paid a visit to the expanding Hillington Park estate, in a move to highlight the transport choices available for businesses and staff.

    The Mobile Travel Centre is one of SPT’s most popular initiatives. It brings travel information […]

  • SPT leads way in Travel Planning for businesses

    SPT’s fifth annual Travel Planning Seminar was a resounding success.

    The event, held at Glasgow’s Teacher Building last Thursday (18 February), was attended by more than 80 representatives of businesses and organisations.

    It provided delegates with practical advice and information, as well […]