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Tuesday 15:00-15:30
Richard Daniel chairs the interactive environmental programme in which he and his guests deal with listener's questions and concerns.
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Tuesday 14 January 2003
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Taking part in this week's programme:

Professor Yvonne Rydin – London School of Economics
Dr Sue Buckingham – Brunel University
Professor Philip Stott – University of London

This week's subjects:

AIRPORTS VERSUS RAILWAYS

How does the cost of building new airports compare with that of upgrading railway systems? With the increasing need for security at airports it seems to me that it will soon be as quick to take the train from Glasgow city centre as to take the plane from Glasgow airport and get into the centre of London - especially if the rail lines are upgraded.

Department of Transport’s ‘Future of Air Transport in the UK’. Published in July 2002
Airport Watch
Airport Operator’s Association
Recent story about airport policy
British Airports Authority

LIGHT RAIL TRANSIT

Why are there fewer light rail schemes in the UK than in Europe?
Noel Bristow, a director of Mott MacDonald’s Transportation Unit
Transport Planning Society
Light Rail Transit Association

C02 STORAGE
Mike Mason, director of
Climate Care

Imperial College London
Tyndall Centre for Climate Change


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