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PostPosted: Thu May 21, 2020 10:14 pm 
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Our LA has the good sense to let the Escort decide where to sit as no two Students have the same requirements and also Numbers on board can fluctuate which changes the dynamics of the run.


Your LA books school runs?


Aye..who books yours?


mainly county councils, some areas city councils

social services go via county council

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PostPosted: Fri May 22, 2020 12:46 am 
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wannabeeahack wrote:
bloodnock wrote:
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Our LA has the good sense to let the Escort decide where to sit as no two Students have the same requirements and also Numbers on board can fluctuate which changes the dynamics of the run.


Your LA books school runs?


Aye..who books yours?


mainly county councils, some areas city councils

social services go via county council


when I say LA I the mean local authority which is the Scottish Borders Council which is a regional council.


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PostPosted: Fri May 22, 2020 9:54 am 
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bloodnock wrote:
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Our LA has the good sense to let the Escort decide where to sit as no two Students have the same requirements and also Numbers on board can fluctuate which changes the dynamics of the run.


Your LA books school runs?


Aye..who books yours?


mainly county councils, some areas city councils

social services go via county council


when I say LA I the mean local authority which is the Scottish Borders Council which is a regional council.


not Licensing Authority "LA" then

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PostPosted: Fri May 22, 2020 5:33 pm 
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not Licensing Authority "LA" then


No ...Local Authority, though our LA eg: Local Authority does have an LA eg: Licensing Authority within it.


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PostPosted: Sat May 23, 2020 11:54 am 
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bloodnock wrote:
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not Licensing Authority "LA" then


No ...Local Authority, though our LA eg: Local Authority does have an LA eg: Licensing Authority within it.


no LEA?

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PostPosted: Sun May 24, 2020 10:51 pm 
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wannabeeahack wrote:
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not Licensing Authority "LA" then


No ...Local Authority, though our LA eg: Local Authority does have an LA eg: Licensing Authority within it.


no LEA?


Whats LEA?....if they have one using that acronym i've not heard of it or seen it.


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PostPosted: Sun May 24, 2020 11:04 pm 
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bloodnock wrote:
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not Licensing Authority "LA" then


No ...Local Authority, though our LA eg: Local Authority does have an LA eg: Licensing Authority within it.


no LEA?


Whats LEA?....if they have one using that acronym i've not heard of it or seen it.


Local Education Authority ?


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x-ray wrote:
bloodnock wrote:
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not Licensing Authority "LA" then


No ...Local Authority, though our LA eg: Local Authority does have an LA eg: Licensing Authority within it.


no LEA?


Whats LEA?....if they have one using that acronym i've not heard of it or seen it.


Local Education Authority ?


I'm sure there is one of those but School runs all come through Passenger transport of the Local authority.


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PostPosted: Mon May 25, 2020 7:48 am 
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bloodnock wrote:
I'm sure there is one of those but School runs all come through Passenger transport of the Local authority.


Ive also heard some areas pass all contracts to an outside agency who then put them out to tender...

another snout in the trough

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PostPosted: Mon May 25, 2020 10:41 am 
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wannabeeahack wrote:
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I'm sure there is one of those but School runs all come through Passenger transport of the Local authority.


Ive also heard some areas pass all contracts to an outside agency who then put them out to tender...

another snout in the trough


Explain this by naming areas or this agency.


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heathcote wrote:
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I'm sure there is one of those but School runs all come through Passenger transport of the Local authority.


Ive also heard some areas pass all contracts to an outside agency who then put them out to tender...

another snout in the trough


Explain this by naming areas or this agency.


why? dont you believe me?

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PostPosted: Mon Jun 01, 2020 2:28 pm 
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We have re started 1 contract today for 2 days a week and another one tomorrow for 5 days a week.

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PostPosted: Tue Jun 02, 2020 8:40 pm 
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We have re started 1 contract today for 2 days a week and another one tomorrow for 5 days a week.



old or new contracts?

ours put out new ones to start in September!

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PostPosted: Wed Jun 03, 2020 7:28 am 
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We have re started 1 contract today for 2 days a week and another one tomorrow for 5 days a week.



old or new contracts?

ours put out new ones to start in September!

I did put that they were re started. Interestingly, there are a couple of kids back at school who were on our contracts but one of the parents told my wife that County hall are paying them to transport the students rather than re start those contracts.

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PostPosted: Wed Jun 03, 2020 10:51 am 
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Interestingly, there are a couple of kids back at school who were on our contracts but one of the parents told my wife that County hall are paying them to transport the students rather than re start those contracts.


so parents have robbed your routes?

are LCC paying you covid pay?

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