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Heywood Folk Safer Than Ever On The Buses

January 23, 2013
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Heywood Folk Safer Than Ever On The Buses

Bus travel is becoming increasingly safer for Heywood folk. Statistics released by Transport for Greater Manchester (TfGM) show that incidents of crime and antisocial behaviour on the bus network have dropped by almost 17% over the past three years – with a 10% fall in the past year alone. TfGM, which runs 21 bus stations in the region, has spearheaded the Crime Reduction on Public Transport (CROPT) initiative alongside Greater Manchester Police and bus operators. Between December 2009 and November 2010, there were 7,389 incidents reported on bus services and at bus stations. Between December 2010 and November 2011, there…

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