Better local transport links

We campaigned successfully to have the A21 dualled between Tonbridge and Pembury, but there are further improvements needed to our roads and rail services on which we all rely, as well as making the area more cycle friendly. 

 

News

We can take Flexible ticketing further

Following Greg's successful campaign, flexible tickets were finally introduced on the rail network on Monday 21 June for use on the 28 June. 

Greg praised for "phenomenal" flexible ticketing campaign

Following a considerable campaign to introduce flexible ticketing - which included securing an adjournment debate on the issue last September - Greg has welcomed the Secretary of State for Transport's announcement today that flexible tickets for use on the railways will be available to buy from 2

Greg talks active travel with TW-Bug

Greg met with members of the Tunbridge Wells Bicycle Users’ Group today to discuss ways to promote active travel in the town.

Flexible ticketing, rental agreements and Covid rules

Greg held a virtual meeting with the Managing Director of Southeastern, David Statham today to discuss a number of issues facing the local rail network in light of the Covid-19 pandemic.

Among the issues discussed were:

Greg secures adjournment debate to push for flexible ticketing

Greg successfully secured an adjournment debate today to call on the Government to speed up the introduction of flexible ticketing - describing the current fares system as an "anachronism" that needs to be changed for the 21st century. 

Greg secures acceleration of safety upgrade to A21

Greg has welcomed a decision by Highways England to bring forward by five years comprehensive plans to upgrade safety along the route following a meeting between MPs and the Roads Minister in June in which the case was made to advance the works.