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DfT’s £220m bus fund: the usual mix of random ideas

Julian Peddle, Ipswich IP8
25 October 2019
 

The DfT’s announcement of more bus funding and a national bus strategy is yet another scattergun of unrelated measures to which little thought has been given in the rush to make some political points (‘National bus strategy pledges extra £200m for local services’ LTT 11 Oct). They cannot even add up – the headline figure is £220m yet the commitments add up to only £140m.

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