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#free travel scheme

# free-travel-scheme - Saturday 26 January, 2019

Too visually impaired to drive but not impaired enough for free travel? Minister urged to step in on scheme

The National Council for the Blind has asked Regina Doherty to allow the 700 people affected to avail of the free travel scheme.

# free-travel-scheme - Tuesday 8 July, 2014

Will some people lose their free travel passes?

That’s what Fianna Fáil will be asking the Government today, but what else is happening in Leinster House?

# free-travel-scheme - Monday 30 June, 2014

'It's not on the agenda': The government won't be getting rid of the Free Travel Scheme

Leo Varadkar was insistent today that taking away the Free Travel Pass is not going to happen.

# free-travel-scheme - Saturday 15 September, 2012

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Poll: Should pensioners be charged for travel?

It’s reported that pensioners, who currently avail of free travel, could be asked to pay €5 for some journeys.

# free-travel-scheme - Friday 7 September, 2012

Fianna Fáil calls on Minister to rule out cut to free travel scheme

It has emerged this week that the scheme is the subject of a review by an interdepartmental group ahead of December’s Budget.

# free-travel-scheme - Thursday 6 September, 2012

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Burton 'very much values' free travel scheme

Minister Joan Burton said some reports on the review of the free travel scheme were “a bit wildly speculative”.