can anyone tell me what’s happening with the bus passes?
On reaching 60 last week I was looking forward to getting my bus pass but on enquiring about getting one at the interchange I was told that I had to wait while December 23 to apply for it and I would get it in January 2012.
I thought bus passes were issued on the person’s 60th birthday, not 61 and 11 months.
I saw a family getting on the bus, obviously not from this country, two females and three children all showing bus passes and was told that it’s because they can’t speak English. I don’t expect any other people who qualify for passes have to wait this long.
If you’re coming up for 60 and are expecting to get your pass, hard luck.