This Transport Bill is being debated in the same week that we are hearing reports of Arctic ice receding to its greatest extent since records began and the Environment Agency warning of repeats of the floods which devastated towns across the UK in recent years. Transport is Scotland’s fastest growing contributor to the global warming emissions which bring about these economic and environmental disasters. With floods in Mozambique to storms throughout the Caribbean, failure to tackle climate change will only result in more climate victims.

Transport (Scotland) Bill – a briefing from TRANSform Scotland and Friends of the Earth Scotland