Bus Subsidy

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Transport (Norman Baker): I am pleased to announce today our plans to reform the bus subsidy system. We intend to implement a package of measures designed to improve services by making the subsidy provided to bus companies—bus service operators grant (BSOG)—more targeted and accountable. In 2012 there were 4.7 billion bus passenger boardings made in England and over 60% of all public transport trips were […]