Possible reprieve for pupil bus fares
Dear Sir, — A changeable week of weather: sunny days, rainy days, misty mornings and a forecast of drier, but colder weather on the way, which will hopefully help to keep the germs at bay that so often cause many people to be unwell. I have noticed quite a few of my colleagues seeming to suffer various ailments lately, but without wishing to seem all-knowing I hope that all those considered to need the flu jab have had theirs. Kay and I went along to our surgery for ours and it literally took a couple of minutes; so far no side effects, thankfully.
With regard to transport for fare-paying pupils on registered school transport services, many of you may be aware that due to a change in legislation, all vehicles of 22 seats or more have to be fully wheelchair-accessible where any fares are charged, which could have affected some of our children.
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