New PDS Mentor Guidance Issued: 24 Aug
A new PDS mentor guidance document has been published entitled " Being a PDS Mentor" which replaces our previous Guidance for Mentors.
2015 Bursary Scheme: Successful Candidates Announced: 19 Aug
TPS is delighted to announce three applicants of the 2015 Bursary Competition have been selected to proceed with their research topics. The 3 Bursarians are required to write a 5000-word paper on their chosen topic by the end of the year, and then present their findings to the TPS Board in January.
Special Offer for TPS Members on new book: 14 Aug
Routledge are pleased to offer members of the Transport Planning Society 20% discount on Congested Cities, Contested Policies, Unsustainable Mobility, by TPS Member, John C. Sutton when ordered from their website.
Young Professionals Networking Drinks, week beginning 12 October: 28 Jul
Save the date ! We are in the process of organising various regional Networking Evenings for YPs with Drinks for the week beginning 12 October. More information in the next bulletin and keep an eye on the website.
TPP Candidates: The Next Submission Date is close!: 25 Jul
A reminder for all TPP Candidates that the next deadline for TPP applications is coming up ! Submission deadline: 2 October. Interviews held: 9 - 13 November. If you miss this the next deadline is 8 April for Interviews between 9-13 May 2016. Senior route applications can be made at any time.

Agenda for Change - The policies that TPS members want to see from the new Government: 10 Sep
TPS has spent a year consulting its members on what they thought should be the new Government's priorities for transport. The wide-ranging document was released in June and the next step is to engage with decision makers in Government and elsewhere. We are starting with the Department for Transport
Joint CIHT/TPS Meeting on Metro Modernisation and Asset Renewal, 15 September: 15 Sep
There will be a joint CIHT/TPS meeting on Metro Modernisation and Asset Renewal at Nexus House, St James Boulevard, Newcastle, NE1 4AX on Tuesday 15 Sept starting at 1730 for 1800. The speaker is Gordon Harrison from Nexus.
RTPI-TPS event on Transport and Spatial Planning: 23 November pm- Save the Date: 23 Nov
An afternoon event on Transport and Spatial Planning organised by the RTPI and co-sponsored by TPS will take place on the afternoon of 23 November in London with discounts for TPS Members.

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Transport Planner (Pedestrian Movement)

Closing date 04/09/2015

Atkins London £20-30K

Strategy Planners x 3, Surface Transport (Public Transport, Road Safety, Freight)

Closing date 07/09/2015

Transport for London Southwark £30-40K

Transport Planning Consultant

Closing date 19/09/2015

RPS Planning & Development Birmingham,Oxford, London Unspecified

Senior Transport Modeller - London, UK

Closing date 28/09/2015

Halcrow CH2M Hill London, Unspecified

Transport Planner/Project Manager

Closing date 02/10/2015

PFA Consulting Swindon Unspecified

Senior Transport Planner

Closing date 15/10/2015

Stuart Michael Associates Thatcham £30-40K

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