Students to benefit from cheapest travel in the country

North Lincolnshire Council has once again retained the cost of a bus pass for students travelling to local sixth form or college to just £30 a year '“ the cheapest in the country.

Tuesday, 25th July 2017, 4:13 pm
Updated Monday, 11th September 2017, 1:06 pm

The post 16 bus pass enables hugely subsidised travel for students aged 16 to 19 years old, making it easily affordable and providing an added incentive to continue their education.

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To be eligible to receive the low-cost pass your chosen course of study must be a further education course at a publicly funded institution.

Councillor Rob Waltham, Leader, North Lincolnshire Council, said: “Politically this is a real priority for us, investing in young people and their future will help secure our economy locally. The pass is just £30 and is the cheapest in the country and I am proud that our council is delivering on our promise to invest in young people in North Lincolnshire.”

For more details or to apply online, visit www.northlincs.gov.uk/post16transport.