Monthly Archives: February 2010
Councillor Jonathan Findlay has been appointed as the new Chairman of Strathclyde Partnership for Transport. Councillor Denis McKenna has been appointed as Vice Chair.
Mr Findlay, who is a councillor for Drumchapel/Anniesland ward in Glasgow, was nominated and voted in by […]
Strathclyde Partnership for Transport (SPT) today (Friday 26 February) approved the delivery of the first phase of a multi-million pound project to upgrade Hamilton Bus Station and Interchange.
When completed in 2012, the project will deliver new, modern passenger facilities for […]
A new £500,000 Park and Ride facility with space for up to 150 vehicles could soon be built near Bellshill Railway Station.
Details of the plan were unveiled by SPT’s projects director Charles Hoskins at a presentation to members of North […]
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 […]
Ron Culley has indicated his wish to leave his role as Chief Executive of SPT with effect from today (Thursday 18 February). Vice-chair Davie McLachlan has also stepped down from his post.
Mr Culley, who will seek early retirement on the […]
Subway owner SPT has significantly reduced its carbon footprint thanks to an overhaul of its lighting system.
The organisation is working alongside the Carbon Trust and taking a number of steps to reduce its energy consumption. Among areas identified for efficiencies […]
Councillor Alistair Watson has resigned as Chair of SPT with effect from today (Monday 15 February).
Alistair is well respected as a transport expert and his extensive knowledge of the transport industry will be sorely missed by the organisation.
He had been […]
Students at Glasgow Caledonian University will benefit from a new travel information carousel supplied by SPT.
The display unit – which gives information on a range of bus, rail and ferry services – was donated to the University by SPT’s Buchanan […]