COP26 Blog – Suzi Murning on Transport

By Suzi Murning, Campaigns Officer at The Poverty Alliance The enormous gravity of the climate emergency pulls all of society’s big...

Nov 10, 2021

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COP26 Blog – Jim Densham on Transport

Radical change needed for transport By Jim Densham, Campaigns and Policy Manager in Scotland for Cycling UK On Saturday I marched through...

Nov 10, 2021

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Blog: It’s black and white as missed target shows need for urgent action

By Ryan Morrison, Campaigns Officer, Stop Climate Chaos Scotland A climate emergency declaration, a commitment to net-zero emissions by...

Jun 14, 2019

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Walking and cycling can tackle climate change now

By Alex Quayle, Senior Policy Officer, Sustrans Scotland (a member of Stop Climate Chaos Scotland) Changing the way we travel is vital to...

Aug 14, 2018

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‘We Want to See Double’ – we got there!

By Alex Quayle, Senior Policy Officer, Sustrans Scotland The Scottish Government’s Draft Budget 2018-19 promises to double funding for cycling and walking. Alex Quayle reflects on the journey that got us there....

Dec 21, 2017

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Scottish Government must reduce carbon emissions from air travel

Responding to the launch today of a consultation on plans to halve air passenger duty (APD) on flights from Scottish airports, Mike...

Mar 14, 2016

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Airport passenger figures show abandoning APD is unnecessary

Transport statistics released today show that airport passenger numbers have increased by 3.6 per cent in 2014, and by 15 per cent since...

Feb 29, 2016

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Blog: Cutting air passenger duty would be counter-productive in so many ways

By Mike Robinson, board member of Stop Climate Chaos Scotland After the UN climate talks in Paris, countries around the world were...

Feb 02, 2016

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SCCS welcomes additional funding for cycling

Stop Climate Chaos Scotland welcomes the announcement, from Transport Minister, Keith Brown MSP, of additional funding for cycling. Cycling...

Apr 28, 2014

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Travelling Tales

A lively new blogging website – Travelling Tales – will feature regular blogs from a small group of people across Scotland taking...

Oct 10, 2013

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