'I'll bring buses back under public control' says South Yorkshire mayoral contender
One of the contenders to become South Yorkshire's first elected mayor has vowed to bring buses back under public control if he wins.
Richard Caborn is seeking selection as Labour's candidate to challenge for the new job of Sheffield City Region supremo, who is due to be chosen by voters this May as part of the devolution deal.
The former sports minister and Sheffield MP today announced plans to re-regulate the area's buses if he is elected.
He claims doing so could herald a return to the days of cheaper fares as well as improving timetables and redrawing routes to better connect... read more
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