Tag Archives: Public transport

Waltham Abbey Greens Video Update – December 2017

News about:

  • the 250/251 evening bus services campaign
  • the 418 bus
  • the Royal Gunpowder Mills
  • World Aids Day stall
  • Unite Community stall
  • storage on Hillhouse
  • Jenny Jones’ visit to Buckhurst Hill
  • the Green Party’s Essex County Councillor, James Abbott, on Sunday Politics East.

Waltham Abbey Greens Video Update – November 2017

News for November, including:

  • 250 and 251 evening bus service legal action
  • the Honey Lane pedestrian crossing,
  • deer rutting season
  • cats
  • a new market stall
  • fly tipping
  • a couple of local Green Party things.

Waltham Abbey Greens video update – October 2017

A bit longer than intended but there was a lot to fit in.

Topics include:

  • Buses – the 13/13A and 250/251
  • Litter
  • Planning power grab on the District Council
  • Waltham Abbey Town Centre
  • Local Green Party events

Buses – concerns raised about the 13 serving Epping St Johns

A lot of concerns have been raised about the 13 bus, which has replaced the 213 and services Epping St John’s school, particularly around fares and the timetable.

I’ve been looking into this on behalf of the Epping Forest Transport Action Group (EFTAG) and have popped a couple of FAQ answers and a survey up on their site: http://eftag.org.uk/13faq Continue reading Buses – concerns raised about the 13 serving Epping St Johns

Save the 250 & 251 – Epping Forest rally for buses and public transport

On Monday 3rd July I organised a small lunchtime rally for the Epping Forest Transport Action Group, in support of buses and public transport in Epping Forest.

The rally was partly to build support for the campaign to save the 250 and 251 bus routes and also to launch Catch the Bus Week. The Campaign for Better Transport came along to talk about the latter and their wider campaigning work. Continue reading Save the 250 & 251 – Epping Forest rally for buses and public transport