No buses, so ‘abandoned’ pensioner thumbs a lift



A pensioner has resorted to hitch-hiking because of cuts to bus services in his village.
Duncan Foster, 66, claims villagers have been ‘totally abandoned’ by cuts to services.
Now he dons a reflective vest with the words ‘Lift Please - No Buses’ in an effort to get passing motorists to get him out and about
Duncan, from Whittington, Lancaster, relies on public transport to get about and says savage cuts to rural bus services are affecting his quality of life. He said: “The people who use the bus are completely dependant on it.
“Life used to be pretty good, but now people must just be... read more

 
10 October 2016 in Regional North West , Views: 31
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