Our blog offers commentary, analysis and insights on the latest urban transport debates from our team of experts, as well as our Director’s regular column for Passenger Transport magazine.


I loathe tagging. But when travelling Europe this Summer one bus operator has responded by using a tagging motif as part of the seat coverings. Is this a pragmatic response that is bowing to - and co-opting - the inevitable?

Why En Avant?

Welcome to the new blog from pteg - the Passenger Transport Executive Group. So why have we called it En Avant? Well, this was the personal motto of Isambard Kingdom Brunel - the Michealangelo of engineering who never gave in however many obstacles there were to getting his jaw dropping bridges, railways and ships constructed.