Forum

The Strategic Transport Forum is the Sub-national Transport Body for the region. It is responsible for developing and implementing the region's Transport Strategy.

Meetings are open to the public.

If you wish to attend and/ or ask a question of the Forum at the beginning of the meeting, please contact englandseconomicheartland@buckinghamshire.gov.uk

The Forum is currently chaired by the elected Mayor of Bedford, Dave Hodgson.

Membership

Members of the Strategic Transport Forum include:

  • Oxfordshire County Council
  • West Northamptonshire Council
  • North Northamptonshire Council
  • Buckinghamshire Council
  • Milton Keynes Council
  • Bedford Borough Council
  • Central Bedfordshire Council
  • Luton Borough Council
  • Cambridgeshire County Council
  • Peterborough City Council
  • Swindon Borough Council
  • Hertfordshire County Council
  • Oxfordshire Local Enterprise Partnership
  • Buckinghamshire Thames Valley Local Enterprise Partnership   
  • South East Midlands Local Enterprise Partnership
  • Swindon and Wiltshire Local Enterprise Partnership
  • Hertfordshire Local Enterprise Partnership
  • Oxfordshire Growth Board
  • Central Growth Board
  • Department for Transport
  • Highways England
  • Network Rail
  • England's Economic Heartland Bus Operator's Association *
  • Connected Places Catapult

* Members of the bus operator's association are:  Stagecoach, Arriva, Oxford Bus Company, Thames Travel, Carousel Buses, City Sightseeing (Oxford), Go South Coast, Centrebus, Grant Palmer, UNO bus.

Meetings