Labour announces plan for under 25s to have free bus travel

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Jessica Elgot has reported that Labour announced they would give under-25-year olds free bus travel if they were in Government. Local authorities who moved to bring buses into public ownership would be given funds from road tax to provide the free travel. Labour said the policy would save 13m young people £1,000 a year and would cost the Government £1.4bn a year.

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