Based in Paris, Lesley Brown is a freelance journalist specialising in transport –
rail, urban, and new mobility services. Providing skills without the corporate collar, she writes for various media and organisations in France ( Futura-Mobility, BtoBRail) Belgium ( UITP), and the U.K. ( Rail Engineer).
Lesley is also a can-do (
Quentin Thieulin – TF1 EVENTS, Caroline Ridet – Zepros…) translator (French to English), and media monitor ( Gérard Feldzer & Futura-Mobility).
You can follow her on Twitter
@LesleyP4T / Facebook LesleyPassion4Transport / & LinkedIn.
Riding in red. At the launch of driverless shuttles, Paris La Défense (photo by Ali Hammami, Le Mobiliste (LM)
Two-feet meet four-wheels in Halesworth, England
In China, working out railway equipment by Huawei
Visiting the Diabolo project in Brussels
At SFMTA‘s rail facility in San Francisco, with Siemens Mobility
At Siemens’ US manufacturing plant, Sacramento
Putting new 1st Class TGV seats to the test, Paris
With BIG inspiration and boss, Gérard Feldzer, Transportez-moi
Power dressing at Drax power station, Selby, north-east England – Eurotunnel Group
Sitting pretty on Le Train du Cinéma – RER D commuter train, Paris – with French Railways (SNCF)
Flexing muscles with Paul Cocheril at HellermannTyton
Stealthing the work of photographer Garry Winogrand, at Jeu de Paume Paris, with RATP
Suitably booted and suited in the Port of Antwerp, Belgium, with Infrabel
In the line of duty, Tours tramway
In the driving seat at Siemens’ Testing and Validation Centre, Wegberg-Wildenrath, Germany
Night riding Vélib’ bike sharing, Paris
‘Thirty years ago, Marseilles lay burning in the sun, one day.’ On a research trip – waterborne public transport – Mobility magazine
Delving London’s Crossrail, with AFFI