Tag : first bus

News Round-up

4 days ago / 0 comments

New Guidelines for Universities on Suicide Prevention University staff who work with students should be trained in suicide prevention, according to new guidelines. The guidance, published by Universities UK and the charity Papyrus, comes in response to growing public concern about the number of undergraduates taking their own lives. At … Read More

Leeds’ Buses Go Contactless

8 months ago / 0 comments

Leeds buses have moved with the times by accepting contactless payments on their buses. The contactless technology was introduced onto the buses on Thursday 18th of January. The reason behind its introduction was to reduce the time it took people to board buses in the morning. Along with the time saving advantages the new technology … Read More

One pound bus fares introduced for students

2 years ago / 0 comments

Successful lobbying by Jonny Foster, LUU Community Officer, has resulted in First Bus launching a new price structure that will include one pound tickets for students on popular routes. Starting on 18th April, certain tickets on the number 1, 6, 28 and 56 buses will be just one pound for students. … Read More

Bus fares to increase across Leeds

5 years ago / 0 comments

A fare rise on buses across Leeds is to go ahead, despite opposition from students. As of January 2 next year, fares on First Buses in Leeds will see an average increase of 7 per cent, with £1 single tickets rising by 10p. The Union’s Community Officer Ben Fisher, has … Read More