Resources

MATTISSE MEMBER COUNCILS

Birmingham City Council

Coventry City Council

Dudley Metropolitan Borough Council

Leicester City Council

Leicestershire County Council

Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council

Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council

Walsall Metropolitan Borough Council

Wolverhampton City Council


TRAVEL INFORMATION FOR THE MATTISSE REGION

CENTRO - is responsible for promoting and developing public transport across the West Midlands metropolitan area.

Network West Midlands - is a partnership between Centro and bus, rail and tram operating companies within the West Midlands County to promote increased public transport use.

National Express West Midlands - provides a comprehensive network of local bus services in and around the major cities and towns of the West Midlands, including Birmingham, Wolverhampton and Coventry.

National Rail Enquiries - this website provides up-to-the-minute advice on journey planning and train service updates. It uses the same data systems as the telephone service and is updated at the same time with latest changes and disruption information.

Highways Agency - manage, maintain and improve England's motorways and trunk roads. Their Traffic Officers work to keep traffic moving and ensure public safety.

National Express - is the largest scheduled coach service provider in Europe. In the UK the distinctive white National Express coaches operate to 1000 destinations and carry over 16 million customers a year. Eurolines coaches additionally operate to over 500 destinations within Europe and Ireland.

National Car Parks - is today's market leader in the provision of parking services supplying over 200,000 spaces across more than 700 locations.

Liftshare.com - find someone travelling your way so you can share your journey, saving money, cutting your carbon footprint and having fun.

Traveline Midlands - impartial journey information by bus, coach, tram or train or any combination of all four.

Walkit.com  - the urban walking route planner.

West Midlands Casualty Reduction Scheme -  promotes safety for all road users in the West Midlands Metropolitan Area and support the delivery of the West Midlands targets for the reduction in the number and severity of road traffic accident casualties.

 

TRAVELWISE INFORMATION FOR THE MATTISSE REGION

Community TravelWise - is for community groups and centres, places of worship and health and leisure venues.  Once a group affiliates and pledges to promote sustainable travel, they are given customised web pages.

School TravelWise - is for Nursery, Primary, Secondary Independent and Special Schools. Once a school affiliates, has an active school travel plan and pledges to promote sustainable travel, they are given access to free customised web pages.