Labour will give greater control over local bus services to cities and country regions in the North East
Labour today (Thursday 18 December) launched ‘Passenger Power’ - a campaign to put communities and passengers in control of local bus services. Labour will hand powers back to local communities to save crucial bus routes.
New government figures have revealed that local bus routes in the North East are being slashed on this Government's watch, leaving people stranded.
The new figures show that compared to 2010, there were 7 million less miles of local bus services in the North East last year.Read more
Anna Turley, Labour Parliamentary Candidate for Redcar, has today (19th August 2014) urged the public to support a new rail campaign after it was announced rail fares for season tickets and other regulated fares are set to go up by 5.5% from January 2015.Read more
Anna Turley, Labour’s candidate for Redcar hit out at bus giant, Arriva, after the revelation that the multi-national company was planning to cut back drastically the frequency of their 64 bus route.Read more