Phantom lockdown causing irreparable damage to bus network warns Metro Mayor

“Irreparable damage” will be caused to the local bus service unless the government acts now said Metro Mayor Dan Norris at a meeting of the Combined Authority’s Joint Committee today. The meeting heard how 33 bus routes are under threat across the region. Emergency funding brought in at the start of the pandemic when passengerContinue reading “Phantom lockdown causing irreparable damage to bus network warns Metro Mayor”

Business booster break needed

West of England Metro Mayor Dan Norris has called on the government to step up and provide an urgent package of measures to support local businesses. The Mayor who has responsibility for jobs and skills say that the lockdown by stealth is crippling his local economy. Mayor Dan Norris said: “I fully support the campaignContinue reading “Business booster break needed”

Special delivery! Metro Mayor visits Patchway Delivery Office

Metro Mayor Dan Norris said a big thank you to hard working posties this at Patchway Delivery Office, as he heard first-hand about this year’s Christmas delivery operation and showed his gratitude to posties for all their hard work throughout the year. The last date for Christmas delivery for 2ndclass mail is Saturday 18 DecemberContinue reading “Special delivery! Metro Mayor visits Patchway Delivery Office”

Metro Mayor enjoys outdoor festive fun at Dyrham Park

As schools break up for Christmas there is plenty of festive fun for all the family in the fresh air this year at Dyrham Park, near Bath. Metro Mayor Dan Norris had a chance tostretch his legs in the parkland before visiting the giant outdoor wreath bringing festive cheer and a great chance for a Christmas selfie.Continue reading “Metro Mayor enjoys outdoor festive fun at Dyrham Park”