Public Control over Bus Services
There have been votes in Parliament on greater public control of bus services.
Lord Pickles almost always voted against greater public control of bus services
TheyWorkForYou has automatically calculated this MP’s stance based on all
of their votes on the topic. You can browse the source
data on PublicWhip.org.uk.
On 15 Jun 2016:
Lord Pickles voted to establish the West Midlands Combined Authority across the local government areas of Birmingham, Coventry, Dudley, Sandwell, Solihull, Walsall and Wolverhampton.
On 19 Jan 2016:
Lord Pickles voted against regulation of local bus networks and against public ownership of the railways.
On 5 Nov 2014:
Lord Pickles voted against local government having powers to develop more integrated, frequent, cheaper and greener bus services with integrated Oyster card-style ticketing.
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