The Green Bus Company considers its position after judgement Birmingham-based The Green Bus Company has lost its High Court bid to have a financial restriction imposed by Centro lifted that limits the amount of subsidy […]
The concession rate to be reduced from 67% to 60% of adult fare, with a further reduction to 58% to follow Transport Scotland and the bus industry have signed up to new fare reimbursement arrangements […]
A study has found free bus passes encourage the over-60s to be more physically active, whether they are poor or wealthy.
Fare paying passengers move to trains and taxis, with concessions set to outnumber them Fare-paying passengers may soon be outnumbered by those benefiting from Wales’ pioneering free travel scheme, launched 10 years ago.
£11m limit enforced on concessionary fares as council funding gap expected to rise to £4m Norfolk County Council (NCC) and local bus operators have agreed to cap the annual reimbursement for concessionary bus fares to […]
Council to seek permission from government to pilot charging concessionary pass-holding passengers 50p flat rate Cornwall Council has backed plans to allocate £2.4m to rural bus routes under threat alongside proposals to get permission from […]
£51,000 of funding to be provided for free travel before statutory minimum of 0930hrs Blind and visually impaired people in Norfolk will be able to get round the clock free bus travel, after a last […]
Preston-based operator Walton Swift Ltd has gone into liquidation. The firm, which operated from Longridge Road, provided bus and coach private hire for a range of customers including schools and professional football clubs.
Devon County Council is paying costs of £1m for people from outside the county using free bus passes in the tourism season. A survey found during September, 21% of people using the free off-peak travel […]
National Express has launched a revised coach travel discount for its over 60 and disabled passengers. The move, starting November 1, follows the removal of the Government funded concessionary scheme at midnight on October 31, […]