29 Sep '15, 10am

Bus stats - our response - government must devolve transport powers and use spending review to commit proper funding

New Government statistics showed a fall of 27 million in the number of bus journeys taken in England with fares continuing to raise significantly faster than inflation. This coincides with local authorities continuing to withdraw services in the face of funding cuts from central Government. Martin Abrams, Public Transport Campaigner at the Campaign for Better Transport, said "Since 2010, government has made swingeing year on year cut in support for buses. These statistics show the impact of those cuts with bus services disappearing, isolating whole communities and leaving ever more people unable to get to education, jobs and other basic services." Campaign for Better Transport has identified two key areas for Government action to support buses: Buses Bill: A new Buses Bill was included in the 2015 Queen's Speech. As yet unpublished, this new primary legislation needs to gi...

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