The LGA said this has forced councils to subsidise concessionary
fares at the expense of other services such as school transport for over 16s and community support.
The Combined Authority is committed to helping our City Region's businesses to offer apprenticeships, creating jobs and developing training that meets local employers' needs and extending concessionary
travel will help ensure young people are able to take advantage of these opportunities.
Andy Davidson, Head of Business Development and Investor Relations at Centamin, said that they took over Ampella Mining Limited Company, which is concessionary
to a 2,200 sqm project to search for gold in Burkina Faso.
Despite having an option to extend the pilot contract, NetJets management chose to engage NJASAP in contract negotiations, and, since that time, has presented Union Negotiators with a variety of concessionary
proposals that seek to reduce compensation, benefits, and working conditions as well as to diminish job protection language and fundamental union member rights.
There are more than 720,000 concessionary
pass holders in Wales, including armed forced personnel and veterans.
Councillor Nick Forbes, leader of Newcastle City Council and chairman of the Transport North East Committee said concessionary
travel is now "woefully under-funded" in the region.
Mark Cusack, passenger transport operations manager at Northumberland County Council, told parents: "You will already be aware that the authority is unable to confirm the availability of concessionary
seats until late September.
He was addressing a meeting of Provincial Price Control Committee through video link here Tuesday to review supply of essential items to the masses at concessionary
rates during Ramazan.
I also approached Cardiff Bus, asking: How many concessionary
fare card holders do they carry?
However, Stagecoach's pre-close trading statement released yesterday, says: "Looking ahead, we do not expect significant short-term growth in concessionary
and tendered revenue as local authorities look to minimise concessionary
reimbursement amounts and bus tenders in light of their budget constraints.
IT is very interesting to read reports that Centro want to discontinue ring and ride and possibly the older people's concessionary
travel pass to save money.
Thousands of recipients of the free coal - supplied for many years to former long-serving mineworkers and their families - will no longer receive the concessionary
fuel allowance, equivalent to heating costs of more than PS1,000 a year.