**TOO MANY BUSES, TOO FEW BUSES** I took a call from a resident in Hounsdown t…

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**TOO MANY BUSES, TOO FEW BUSES**

I took a call from a resident in Hounsdown today. The lady is over eighty years of age, can still walk, but finds it a real struggle to get to the one bus stop which is

supposed to serve the entire community of Hounsdown.

She tells me that she is having to spend a fortune on taxis for things like medical appointments. The alternative is for her son to take three hours out of his working day to assist her.

We used to have a small bus that would run around Hounsdown, which is rather cut off from the rest of Totton. However, cuts to bus subsidies, year after year, means that we now have the rediculous situation of bus companies only interested in running the… More


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