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Committee examines the impact of coronavirus on the local transport sector

12 June 2020

The Transport Committee hears from Metro Mayors of the West of England, Greater Manchester, and Liverpool City Region, as it examines the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on the local transport sector.


Wednesday 17 June 2020, virtual meeting

At 9.30am

  • Tim Bowles, Metro Mayor, West of England
  • Andy Burnham, Metro Mayor, Greater Manchester
  • Steve Rotheram, Metro Mayor, Liverpool City Region

Focus of the session

MPs will question witnesses on a number of issues, including:

  • Impact of coronavirus on transport in the regions
  • Restarting local transport
  • The relationship with central Government
  • Protection of workers and passengers on public transport
  • Maintaining transport during the coronavirus pandemic
  • Active travel and Government funding

Further information

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