Transport Scotland

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Funding to encourage contactless bus payments

£447,850 has been awarded from the Scottish Government and European Regional Development Fund to support up to 23 bus operators with the financial costs of upgrading ticket machines to accept contactless bank payments.

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The Aberdeen Western Peripheral Route is set to improve driving in the Northeast with lower congestion and greater reliability of journey times.

Transport Scotland are conducting a number of upgrades across the motorway network in Central Scotland, aiming to improve journeys on some of the country's busiest roads.

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We seek to deliver a safe, efficient, cost-effective and sustainable transport system for the benefit of the people of Scotland, playing a key role in helping to achieve the Scottish Government’s Purpose of increasing sustainable economic growth with opportunities for all of Scotland to flourish.

Following our announcement of round 1 awards for the Smart Pay Grant Fund, round 2, to support transport operators,…
Transport Scotland (@transcotland) - 10:25 - 16 Jan 2019
£447K funding awarded by @MathesonMichael, Transport Secretary, to help bus operators with #contactless payments…
Transport Scotland (@transcotland) - 10:21 - 15 Jan 2019