Graham Grant

Director of Planning and Development, Active Travel England

Graham is Director of Planning and Development at Active Travel England. He joined the agency in November 2022.

Formerly Assistant Director for Transport at Newcastle City Council, Graham has 15 years’ experience working in local and regional government.

At Newcastle City Council, he led a team of more than 200 people and was responsible for all aspects of transport as the lead for the highway authority. This included development, design, and implementation of both policy and projects as well as overseeing teams that were statutory consultees in the planning process.