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Shrewsbury Bypass

Volume 978: debated on Wednesday 13 February 1980

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Sir John Langford-Holt asked the Minister of Transport what acreage of

PASSENGER TRANSPORT AUTHORITIES: BUS FARE SCALES AS AT 8 FEBRUARY 1980

PTA

Minimum adult fare

3 miles

6 miles

Tyne and Wear8p22p25p/30p*
West Yorkshire†9p31p33p(5miles)35p(7miles)
South Yorkshire3p8p11p
Greater Manchester†9p26p(3·miles)45p(6·5miles)
Merseyside8p24p32p
West Midland†7p20p(5 Km)27p (10Km)
* For distances above three miles the area is divided into geographical zones, so that the fare can be 25p or 30p for six miles depending upon the zone in which the destination lies.
†Nearest equivalents shown where exact distances do not exist.