To ask the Secretary of State for Transport what is the proportion of bus services registered in England (a) operating on Sundays and (b) operating after 6 pm on weekdays; and how regularly his Department proposes to produce figures on these matters.
Information is not available precisely in the form requested. Twenty-two per cent, of bus services registered in England and Wales operate on Sundays; and 17 per cent. operate between 8 pm and 10 pm on weekdays. We do not intend to produce regular figures.