Government unveils £300m plan to improve transport for disabled passengers

Government unveils £300m plan to improve transport for disabled passengers

Step-free access to railway stations and accessible toilets at motorway services are among measures announced by the Government aimed at improving transport for disabled people.

Up to £300 million will be made available as part of the Inclusive Transport Strategy, the Department for Transport said.

Setting out the strategy, transport accessibility minister Nusrat Ghani admitted access to transport for older people and those with a disability can be “far from straightforward”.

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