agenda remains fundamentally unchanged since it was introduced on the first day of negotiations, serving as a primary obstacle to reaching agreement on a new contract.
The Transport North East Committee reviewed the arrangements in place for concessionary
travel in the North East," he said.
The problems for under-16s follow on from the changes to transport for children in post-16 education and the council said that a lower than expected number of school leavers had applied for post-16 education which has added to the delays for parents looking to purchase concessionary
travel places for their children on existing bus routes.
He said, the mechanism evolved for the provision of quality edibles to the masses at concessionary
rates should be fully implemented.
This rearrangement of Rhiwbina/Whitchurch bus services was intended to cover the cost of losing the Welsh government subsidy for concessionary
fare card holders.
This is exemplified by the Welsh Government's planned cuts in concessionary
reimbursement rates for bus operators in Wales.
Amongst the leaflets were 'Celebrating 30 years providing Ring and Ride' and another on how to get the Older People's Concessionary
Previous recipients of concessionary
fuel benefit can make a claim against the company as unsecured creditors.
Thousands of recipients of the free coal - supplied for many years to former longserving mineworkers and their families - will no longer receive the concessionary
fuel allowance, equivalent to heating costs of more than PS1,000 a year.
Trout anglers will pay PS25 for a full day (four fish limit); PS20 concessionary
(disabled or over 65 - three fish) and PS15 evening ticket (two fish).
Retired auditor general Robert Black echoed Scottish Labour leader Johann Lamont's call for schemes such as free personal and nursing care for the elderly and concessionary
travel fares to be reviewed.
The Welsh Government announced previously it will continue the concessionary
rail fares scheme on four rural routes for two years.
The back-door cut to concessionary
travel was buried in the small print of last year's Government spending review.
He said growers were given the saplings at concessionary
rates; they paid only 20 per cent of the actual price.
The Abu Dhabi Government is providing AED 183 million ($50 million) as concessionary
loans to developing countries through ADFD.