Part of Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister – in the House of Commons at 11:30 am on 2nd April 2008.

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Photo of John Spellar John Spellar Labour, Warley 11:30 am, 2nd April 2008

Will the Leader of the House join me in welcoming the extension of free bus passes across England yesterday and the extra Government funding to local councils to pay for that?

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David Clark
Posted on 3 Apr 2008 8:21 pm (Report this annotation)

But apparently not enough money has been given by the government, particulalry in areas of high tourism. The government seeks the credit for this but leaves local councils and rate payers to pick up the bill.