The Future of Transport in Wales


In this podcast interview, Business News Wales spoke to Professor Stuart Cole CBE about the future of Transport in Wales.

Stuart is Emeritus Professor of Transport at the University of South Wales. Prior to that he was the first director of the Wales Transport Research Centre (2001) at the University of Glamorgan. Stuart was previously the first Director of Transport Research and Consultancy (TRaC) (1989 – 2001) at the University of North London (now London Metropolitan) which he joined in 1979.

Stuart has nearly 40 years of experience spanning local government, private sector and academic roles.

In the interview, we ask Stuart about:

  • How Wales' transport network developments compare to the rest of the UK

  • The role of electric trains and other vehicles

  • The future of the M4 Relief Road

  • The bus and coach industry in Wales

  • The move from cars to public transport

…and more.