Greater Manchester mayor Andy Burnham has not budgeted nearly enough money to deliver his free bus travel scheme for 16-18 year olds, a bus operator claimed this week.
Burnham’s Opportunity Pass is due to be implemented on 1 September as a one-year pilot.
The Greater Manchester Combined Authority, led by the mayor, expects the full year cost of the scheme to be £15.9m. It hopes that public and private sector organisations will help fund the scheme beyond 2019/20,...+43% more
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