Here we go again

For the third time in a year, we are to have a new bus number.

Tuesday, 8th November 2016, 5:56 am
Updated Wednesday, 16th November 2016, 3:09 pm

It was 19 on November 1, 2015, it was changed to 85 and now on October 31, 2016, it changed to 96.

How on earth are we expected to keep up with this partnership?

This estate has mostly elderly and infirm people and many are now housebound because of all the upheaval.

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We have begged and pleaded to have our bus re-routed to Woodseats, but to no avail.

Apparently, the 85 that was is still to service High Green and terminate in the city centre.

People are now complaining it will not go down The Moor.

I had a letter from Tony Downing, cabinet assistant for transport, and in it he said customers’ satisfaction is important to them.

We at Chancet Wood don’t agree.

A few weeks ago I had to smirk to myself going down London Road. There were about eight passengers on the bus when four inspectors got on checking tickets.

Talk about too many chiefs and not enough Indians.

Mrs S