A few weeks ago one of our supporters raised the issue of child fares for under 18s who are in full time education. Child fares end at 16 and provision of reduced fares for 16 – 18 year olds is limited.
Baroness Bakewell of Hardington Mandeville raised the issue in the Bus Services Bill debate in the House of Lords on 20th July.
This is Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon’s letter of reply.
Baroness Bakewell raised other issues during her contribution to the debate. You can watch her full statement in the House of lords here: Baroness Bakewell.