Free buses for jobseekers
January 04, 2013
Job hunters could benefit from free bus travel throughout January.
Sustainable travel campaign group Greener Journeys has joined forces with travel operators to run the Bus for Jobs scheme to help jobseekers find work.
Taking part in the Reading area are Thames Travel, which runs services between Reading and Oxford, Goring, Twyford and Wokingham, and Arriva, which runs a between Reading and High Wycombe.
Jobseekers who have been unemployed for between three months and one year are eligible.
The initiative will cover holders of a JobCentre Plus travel discount card, which is available through JobCentre Plus.