BBC and public transport companies encouraging people to talk to talk to strangers on public transport

View original

The BBC and public transport companies are encouraging people to try talking to fellow passengers on public transport. It is hoped that the initiative will help passengers deal with issues of loneliness and isolation. The scheme is part of the Crossing Divides On the Move day which is testing the idea people benefit from talking to strangers.

Submit your news story

If you have a news story for the Hub, please submit it using this form.

Latest News

Read all news

The Transport Knowledge Hub is a fantastic resource and I’m really excited about the opportunity to explore how we can maximise its use among transport stakeholders. In the South East Midlands, investing in local transport infrastructure has unlocked significant economic growth. The Hub offers a formal framework for sharing expertise with decision makers around the UK, as well as learning from the experience of others. This will enable more investment to be directed towards  local and sustainable forms of transport.

Hilary Chipping, Deputy CEO, SEMLEP

Upcoming Events

september

23sep1:00 pm2:00 pmRethinking Rail Delivery: Coordination, Strategic Direction and Capacity Growth, Labour Party Conference fringe eventType of Event:Industry Event

october

01oct1:00 pm2:00 pmRethinking Rail Delivery: Coordination, Strategic Direction and Capacity Growth, Conservative Party Conference fringe eventType of Event:Industry Event

10octAll DayInternational Healthy Streets Summit 2019Type of Event:Conference

31oct6:15 pm10:20 pmNational Transport Awards 2019Organised by Transport TimesType of Event:Awards

november

05novAll Day06Intelligent Transport ConferenceType of Event:Conference

26novAll DayNorth of England Transport SummitType of Event:Summit

View all events
X