Dial A Ride

Door to Door for the disabled

18 January 2017

As part of his investigation into London’s Door to Door transport, the Deputy Chairman of the London Assembly Transport Committee, Keith Prince AM, will tomorrow visit Wandsworth disabled groups.

Thursday 19 January

Door to Door transport 

Transport Committee Rapporteurship site visit – 3:00-4:00pm

Keith Prince AM will meet with members of the Wandsworth Mobility Forum and representatives of local disabled groups in Wandsworth, to discuss service user views on the idea of introducing personal budgets in door-to-door services such as Dial-a-Ride and Taxicard.

MEDIA ARE INVITED TO ATTEND

Location: Wandsworth Town Hall

Time: 3:00pm-4:00pm

Address: Wandsworth High Street, London, SW18 2PU

Nearest station: East Putney tube and Wandsworth Town Overground

Organisations attending: Wandsworth Community Transport and the Wandsworth Access Association

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Notes to editors

  1. Keith Prince AM, Deputy Chairman of the Transport Committee, is available for interview – see contact details below.
  2. London Assembly Transport Committee.
  3. As well as investigating issues that matter to Londoners, the London Assembly acts as a check and a balance on the Mayor.

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