Free Under 16 Travel

Meeting: 
MQT on 2006-02-21
Session date: 
February 21, 2006
Reference: 
2006/0365
Question By: 
Roger Evans
Organisation: 
GLA Conservatives
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

Will the Mayor provide an assessment of the effect of free under 16 travel on anti-social behaviour?

Answer

Answer for Free Under 16 Travel

Answer for Free Under 16 Travel

Answered By: 
The Mayor

The introduction of the under 16's concession would appear to have had no effect on the amount of anti-social behaviour on the bus network. The irregular problems encountered with youths are the same as before the initiative was introduced and will continue to be the focus of TfL and MPS action.