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Transport Investment Strategy – MRN

The Department for Transport has announced its Transport Investment Strategy (4th July 2017 DfT announcement.) This new strategy will see local roads benefit from a multi-billion pound fund … Continue reading

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UK Road Safety report published

The Parliamentary Advisory Council for Transport Safety (PACTS) has called for an overhaul of road safety in the next Parliament. After a period of rapid decline, the number … Continue reading

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2016 Reports and Accounts published

The Fund’s Annual Report and Financial Statements for 2016 is now available here.  An annual return for 2016 to the Charity Commission has also been completed.

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2016 Awards

A summary of the grants and other awards made by the Fund during 2016 has been posted at on the projects page.

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David Bayliss stands down

David Bayliss has decided to stand down as a Trustee after nearly two decades of service. Chairman David Hutchinson said “On behalf of my fellow Trustees I want … Continue reading

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Steve Gooding – New Trustee

We are pleased to announce the appointment of Steve Gooding as a Trustee.  Steve has been Director of the RAC Foundation, since May 2015. Previously Steve was the … Continue reading

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Arkwright Scholars 2016

The Fund continues to provide support to the Arkwright Scholarship Trust.  David Hutchinson, Chairman of the Rees Jeffreys Fund is seen here at the Awards Ceremony with the … Continue reading

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Major Roads for the Future – report published

The Rees Jeffreys Road Fund published today (12 October 2016) its report on A Major Road Network for England. David Hutchinson, Chair of the Rees Jeffreys Road Fund, … Continue reading

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Professor Glenn Lyons – new Trustee

We are delighted to announce the appointment of Professor Glenn Lyons as a Trustee to the Fund. Glenn is Professor of Transport and Society and founder of the … Continue reading

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Strategic Statement 2016/17

The Trustees have agreed a Strategic Statement for 2016.17 (strategic-statement-2016-7).  Chairman David Hutchinson commented “The Fund’s objects date back to 1950 and it is important for the Trustees … Continue reading

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