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Over 60s will be able to use buses for free across the country from today
Free bus travel for over 60s rolled out across UK

Over 60s with a bus pass can now travel across the country for free after the government broke down barriers between councils and different bus operators. Older people already receive free local travel on buses between 09:30 and 23:00 on Monday to Friday and anytime on weekends and bank holidays. The scheme has now been… Read more »

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Councils told not to use fines to raise revenue
New ‘fairer’ parking fines come into force

Councils have been told they must not use parking fines to raise revenue. Moreover, English councils have been ordered to introduce a sliding scale of fines, so drivers are punished according to the severity of their offence. Councils are urged to concentrate on poor parking that causes the most danger our disruption, such as parking… Read more »

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