Startegic Planning of Bus and Train services in the Dolgellau, Barmouth and Harlech areas

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Dear Gwynedd Council,
I would be grateful if you could supply the following information:
1. Gwynedd Council Policy on Public Transport for Dolgellau, Barmouth and Harlech
2. The current amount of subsidies towards:
-the 38 bus Harlech to Barmouth
-The 38 bus Barmouth to Dolgellau
-the T3
-the Train service between Barmouth and Harlech
3. If there are any subsidies details of the conditions the providers must meet and services they are expected to provide.
4. Since April 2012 has the council made any requests to the operators of the above services to:
- schedule more frequent services than are currently provided;
-run later services during the night on the 38 route
-run more services on the 38 route north of Harlech to Oakley arms or beyond
-timetable services so that buses arrive at Barmouth rail station to enable easy transfers between bus and train
-to schedule services so that the 38 does not run at the same time (or a few minutes apart) as the train and also does not run at the same time (or a few minutes apart) as the T3
5. If the council has made any such requests could you supply details of the requests made, the response and any changes to services as a result of the requests
6. Finally does the council have any current policy aspiration that the above services should be improved and if so what is that policy?

Please accept my thanks in anticipation of your assistance in this matter. And if you would like clarification on any of the information requested lease do not hesitate to contact me.

Yours faithfully,
Graham Hogg

Rhyddid Gwybodaeth,

Dear Graham Hogg,

 

Freedom of Information (ref T6623)

I would be grateful if you could supply the following information:

1.     Gwynedd Council Policy on Public Transport for Dolgellau, Barmouth
and Harlech

2.     The current amount of subsidies towards:

-the 38 bus Harlech to Barmouth

-The 38 bus Barmouth to Dolgellau

-the T3

-the Train service between Barmouth and Harlech

3.       If there are any subsidies details of the conditions the
providers must meet and       services they are expected to provide.

4.     Since April 2012 has the council made any requests to the operators
of the above services to:

- schedule more frequent services than are currently provided; -run later
services during the night on the 38 route -run more services on the 38
route north of Harlech to Oakley arms or beyond -timetable services so
that buses arrive at Barmouth rail station to enable easy transfers
between bus and train -to schedule services so that the 38 does not run at
the same time (or a few minutes apart) as the train and also does not run
at the same time (or a few minutes apart) as the T3

5.     If the council has made any such requests could you supply details
of the requests made, the response and any changes to services as a result
of the requests

6.     Finally does the council have any current policy aspiration that
the above services should be improved and if so what is that policy?

 

Please accept my thanks in anticipation of your assistance in this matter.
And if you would like clarification on any of the information requested
lease do not hesitate to contact me

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Yours sincerely,

Gwawr Owen

 

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Dear Graham Hogg,

 

Freedom of Information (ref T6623)

I would be grateful if you could supply the following information:

1.     Gwynedd Council Policy on Public Transport for Dolgellau, Barmouth
and Harlech

2.     The current amount of subsidies towards:

-the 38 bus Harlech to Barmouth

-The 38 bus Barmouth to Dolgellau

-the T3

-the Train service between Barmouth and Harlech

3.       If there are any subsidies details of the conditions the
providers must meet and       services they are expected to provide.

4.     Since April 2012 has the council made any requests to the operators
of the above services to:

- schedule more frequent services than are currently provided; -run later
services during the night on the 38 route -run more services on the 38
route north of Harlech to Oakley arms or beyond -timetable services so
that buses arrive at Barmouth rail station to enable easy transfers
between bus and train -to schedule services so that the 38 does not run at
the same time (or a few minutes apart) as the train and also does not run
at the same time (or a few minutes apart) as the T3

5.     If the council has made any such requests could you supply details
of the requests made, the response and any changes to services as a result
of the requests.

6.     Finally does the council have any current policy aspiration that
the above services should be improved and if so what is that policy?

 

Please accept my thanks in anticipation of your assistance in this matter.
And if you would like clarification on any of the information requested
lease do not hesitate to contact me.

 

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Yours sincerely,

Gwawr Owen

 

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Mae'r e-bost hwn ac unrhyw atodiad iddo yn gyfrinachol ac fe'i bwriedir ar gyfer
y sawl a enwir arno yn unig. Gall gynnwys gwybodaeth freintiedig. Os yw wedi
eich cyrraedd trwy gamgymeriad ni ellwch ei gopio, ei ddosbarthu na'i ddangos i
unrhyw un arall a dylech gysylltu â'r anfonwr ar unwaith.
Mae unrhyw gynnwys nad yw'n ymwneud â busnes swyddogol y corff sy'n anfon yr
e-bost yn bersonol i'r awdur.

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