Sustainable travel demonstration towns

The Effects of Smarter Choice Programmes in the Sustainable Travel Towns

The Department for Transport has now published the final results from its ‘Sustainable Travel Towns’ programme. These towns - Darlington, Peterborough and Worcester - implemented packages of 'Smarter Choice' measures, with resulting increases in cycling, walking and bus use, and decreases in car use and traffic.

Please also see the DfT’s sustainable travel guide for local authorities, and a shorter summary of the results from the towns.

Sustainable travel demonstration towns

Information about the sustainable travel schemes in Darlington, Peterborough and Worcester.

04 October 2005

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