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York Bus Forum Diary

York Bus Forum meets on the third Tuesday of each month at 5.30-7pm in West Offices, Station Rise, York, YO1 6GA. Meetings alternate between Members’ Meetings with Guest Speakers, and Open Committee (Business) Meetings.

Future YBF Meetings (please see News page for more details).

Tuesday November 20th – Making Buses more User-Friendly for People with Mental Health Issues with speakers from the TAS Partnership and the Alzheimer’s Society

Tuesday December 18th – Open Committee Meeting

Tuesday January 15th 2019 – Housing, employment and car dependency – what can be done about it?  Caroline Mullen, Leeds University Institute of Transport Studies

Tuesday February 19th 2019 – Open Committee Meeting

Tuesday March 19th 2019 – AGM with Guest Speaker from City of York Council Transport Team (to be confirmed)

Tuesday April 16th 2019 – Open Committee Meeting

Tuesday May 21st 2019 – Members Meeting and Third Birthday Celebration with Executive Member for Transport and Invited Guests

Tuesday June 18th – Open Committee Meeting

Tuesday July 16th – Members Meeting with Guest Speaker Julian Ridge (Acting Head of Public Transport Team, City of York Council)

Tuesday August 20th – Open Committee Meeting with speaker from City of York Council on the Station Front scheme

Tuesday September 17th – Members Meeting on York’s Local Transport Plan and York Station Front. All welcome.

CBT: Campaign for Better Transport (West & North Yorkshire):

CBT Speaker Meetings: Meetings are held at regular intervals, usually at 7.30pm at St. George’s Conference Centre, 60 Great George Street, Leeds LS1 3DL

For more details see http://bettertransport.org.uk/west_yorkshire_local_group or call Mark on 07941 642349.

CBT Bus Group Meetings:  The group meets every two months at ‘Caffe Nero’s’, 29a Bond Street Leeds LS1 5HD (next to Tesco). Starting at 5.30pm

For more details see http://bettertransport.org.uk/west_yorkshire_local_group or call Mark on 07941 642349.

YBF Open Meeting on Tuesday September 17th 2019 5.30 to 7pm at West Offices

Posted: 12 September 2019

The next open meeting of the York Bus Forum will be at 5.30 pm on Tuesday, 17 September (at York Council’s West Offices).  The principle issue for discussion will be the City of York’s Local Transport Plan, work on which is just beginning*.  Tony May ( …

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Major City-wide Transport Survey Launched from 2nd September

Posted: 30 August 2019

York Civic Trust has launched a major City wide transport consultation to find out what residents think are the key issues in York and how to tackle them. Partnering with the York Environment Forum and York Bus Forum, The Trust has launched a survey th …

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Members Meeting on 16th July 2019

Posted: 16 July 2019

A message from YBF’s chair … Dear Friends, The next open meeting of the York Bus Forum will be at 5.30 pm on Tuesday 16 July (at York Council’s West Offices).  The main business of the meeting will be to hear from Julian Ridge (Acting Head of Public …

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Housing, employment and car dependency – what can be done about it? Meeting on 15th January 2019

Posted: 14 January 2019

Our meeting on Tuesday 15th Jan 5.30pm at West Offices will be addressed by Caroline Mullen from Leeds University’s Institute of Transport Studies on the topic of ‘Housing, Employment and Car Dependency – what can be done about it?’ It’s your chance to …

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Celebration Rally on 6th September 2018 – Tenth Anniversary of the Concessionary Travel Pass

Posted: 10 August 2018

Celebration Rally in York for 10 years of the Concessionary Travel Pass

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Meeting on 19th September with Julian Sturdy MP

Posted: 03 August 2018

Our meeting on Wednesday 19th September from 5.30 to 7pm at West Offices, Toft Green, York  will be addressed by Julian Sturdy MP for York Outer. Everyone is welcome. Julian will outline the prospects for York’s bus services, taking into account the op …

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New Bus Interchange at York Station? – Meeting on 18th September 2018

Posted: 02 August 2018

Please note that the regular Bus Forum meeting for September is on Wednesday 19th, not the usual third Tuesday. However, an Open Public Meeting on the Forum’s “Better than a Bus Station” Discussion Document is being planned for 5.30 on September 18th, …

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Julian Sturdy, M.P. for Outer York – 19 Sep

Posted: 16 February 2018

Advance Notice: Julian Sturdy, M.P. for Outer York will address the Forum – not on our usual third Tuesday but on Wednesday 19th September, so please put that date in your diaries.

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