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Concessionary passengers show preference for community transport

Community Buses

Rhodri Clark
16 June 2022
Concessionary passengers feel safer on community buses
Concessionary passengers feel safer on community buses


Holders of concessionary bus passes may have switched to community transport where they have a choice, because they feel safer and receive more appropriate support there than on conventional buses, the Community Transport Association has revealed. Operators are sometimes having to decline journey requests because demand has grown so much.

Bus operators across Britain have noted that passengers who travel for free, primarily because they are old enough to qualify for passes, have been slower to...

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