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York Bus Forum Diary

York Bus Forum meets on the third Tuesday of each month, except August, 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 diary posts below 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)

NPC: National Pensioners Convention (Yorkshire and Humberside)

Thursday September 6th, 12.30-2pm: Rally to celebrate 10th anniversary of the Concessionary Travel Pass  (St Sampson’s Square, York): a range of speakers, including YBF and Rachael Maskell MP

For more information see post below or contact local NPC Secretary: prussell2@btinternet.com 07967 348880

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

CBT Speaker Meetings: For more details see http://bettertransport.org.uk/west_yorkshire_local_group or call Ray Wilkes on 01274 403540

  • 12 February 2019
  • 13 March 2019 (to be confirmed)
  • 9 April 2019 (AGM)

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.

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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