Whilst the main flurry of activity continues to deliver the B&NES Clean Air Plan (CAP) according to published deadlines, the pre-existing air quality work is reported on in the "2018 Air Quality Annual Status Report (138 pages)" which came out this week. It certainly scores highly on the 'weight of paper test'! and I did … Continue reading Latest Air Quality Report published
It's eerily quiet on the CAP... Our recent direct promptings to the Council's project team and Mark Shelford, the Cabinet Member for Transport and Environment now lead us to believe that the practicalities of the Clean Air Plan are proving very challenging to resolve. We have highlighted five aspects to the Council which we think will … Continue reading End of month report – July
Further to our report after Wera's Komedia Event on 9th June, the presentations from the day have been released today by her office. Perhaps as an alternative to the excitement in London SW19 and Russia these will provide quieter entertainment! There are nine slide decks and two 30 minute presentations from Green Peace and Bath … Continue reading Catch up on Wera at the Komedia
Komedia was the unlikely setting for the 3rd in a series of events organised by our local MP to improve the understanding on Transport and Air Pollution issues in Bath and give participants the chance to share their thoughts and concerns. We were grateful to CRA committee member Nigel Sherwen and his wife for attending … Continue reading Wera Hobhouse at the Komedia
Well, we might have to... with the impending CAZ which we continue to support. Here is an exciting 'blue sky' thinking exhibition which is part of Fringe Arts Bath and is now on downstairs at at 21, 22 and 23 Milsom Place, Bath BA1 1BZ For more details click here. The curator is Transition Larkhall's … Continue reading #getoutofyourcar
Here's an open invitation from Wera Hobhouse. More details are here. Members of the CRA Committee will be there. This promises to bring some fresh thinking and expertise to bear on Bath’s air pollution issues which the High Court have mandated the Council to finalise in their Clean Air Plan by the end of the year. … Continue reading Tickets for Wera’s transport and air pollution conference are still available
We could save 17,000 fossil fuelled journey per day - that's a 41% reduction. In our view this is a great vision - it's now just about putting the right carrot and stick measures to get it going. The proposed CAZ would be a great impetus for this. Click here for the detail of the story...