Transport Committee (@CommonsTrans )

Transport Committee

Bio The Transport Select Committee is a cross-party group of MPs in the @HouseofCommons that scrutinises the work of @transportgovuk. RTs ≠ endorsements.
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Twitter Web App : 🚄Read two letters we published last week on HS2 addressed to HS2 Ltd and Minister for HS2
Andrew Stephenson MP

Find out more and read the letters here: committees.parliament.uk/committee/153/…

See below how we will be keeping a close eye on the delivery of #HS2

Twitter Web App : 🛴Pavement users, how do you think wide spread use of #escooters would affect your ability to get out and about?

Where do you think e-scooters should be used? #Accessibility #Disability #Travel

🔍Let us know what you think, you have one week left: committees.parliament.uk/committee/153/…

Twitter Web App : We‘ve closed our inquiry and will now deliver our report and recommendations. To all #BritishAirways and aviation staff; we hope to be your voice. Our report will be fuelled by the kind and impassioned messages you have sent us. twitter.com/CommonsTrans/s…

Twitter Web App : 🚄Read two letters we have published on HS2 addressed to HS2 Ltd and Minister for HS2 Andrew Stephenson MP

The letters touch upon issues of transparency, social distancing, biodiversity loss and more...

📝Find out more and read the letters here: committees.parliament.uk/committee/153/…

#HS2

Twitter Web App : 🗓️Yesterday we held our third session on the impact of coronavirus on aviation

✈️Watch below Jason Holt, Chief Executive of Swissport give his view on the Governments current aviation strategy

📺Watch the full session again here: parliamentlive.tv/Event/Index/ed…

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TweetDeck : 🛴You only have two weeks left to let us know how you think #escooters can transform transport.

Do you think that more people using e-scooters will reduce congestion?

🔎Have a look at our areas of interest and tell us what you think: committees.parliament.uk/committee/153/…

Twitter Web App : Read our open letter thanking everyone of you who has responded to our ongoing work on the impact of coronavirus UK transport.

Our initial focus has been on aviation but we will soon be moving to look at other sectors...

Read it here: committees.parliament.uk/committee/153/…

Twitter Web App : 📺Watch our Chair Huw Merriman MP ask Secretary of State for Transport Rt Hon Grant Shapps MP about the forthcoming quarantine scheme for people who travel into the UK by air

Including further information on the consideration of 'air bridges' between countries where the R rate is below 1... twitter.com/HuwMerriman/st…

Twitter Web App : [3/3] We would like to thank everyone who has taken the time to e-mail or tweet us about our ongoing work on the implications of coronavirus on the aviation sector.

You can take part and contribute your views here: committees.parliament.uk/work/221/coron…

Twitter Web App : [2/3] We have heard frustrating stories of customers either not being able to contact their carrier to obtain a refund or the process being extremely difficult.

Twitter Web App : [1/3] We’ve received thousands of emails, letters and tweets from aviation workers and passengers concerned about their jobs, safety, or money they are owed. We have heard from people from all regions of the UK.

Last week we focused on British Airways.

Twitter Web App : [2/2] The session will cover:

✈️The future of aviation and the protection of workers

✈️Common health standards and quarantine periods

✈️Passenger refunds and worker redundancies

✈️Government support for the aviation industry

Send us your views here: committees.parliament.uk/work/221/coron…

Twitter Web App : Read the transcript of our session on Monday with Willie Walsh, CEO of IAG, parent company of British Airways

✈️We discussed the future of BA, redundancies, bailouts and much more...

Read it here: committees.parliament.uk/oralevidence/3…