Have your say on post-16 transport

Have your say

The county council is encouraging people to respond to the consultation on its plans to make changes to the post-16 transport policy.

Northumberland County Council, which claims it is unusual among local authorities in that it still provides free transport for 16-19-year-old students, is spending £3.3million a year on the service.

The number of students claiming free transport has increased from 800 students to more than 3,500 over the past six years.


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