Category Archives: Transport

Pensioners pay the price

The Lib Dems in Wokingham Borough are concerned about the plight of hundreds of elderly people living on low incomes who may be marooned at home after the Conservative council withdrew Travel Tokens last year. Lib Dem councillors have uncovered the fact that hundreds – and possibly thousands of elderly people on means tested benefits have […]

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Outrage at way travel tokens axed

Wokingham Liberal Democrats were outraged to learn that no decision making body at Wokingham Borough Council took any decision to axe travel tokens from the elderly. Following her question at last Thursday’s Executive, Cllr Jenny Lissaman was told that the decision to axe travel tokens was made during the budget process because it was the […]

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Stop using buses for political advantage

Local Liberal Democrats are dismayed by the fact that announcements about revisions to Woodley and Earley buses have been announced by a Conservative party press release rather than by anything being released officially by Reading Transport or Wokingham Borough Council. Cllr Phil Challis (Lib Dem councillor for Loddon ward) said: ‘I am calling on Reading […]

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