Donegal bus operators to benefit from diesel rebate

Jimmy HarteThere is good news for bus operators in Donegal with the news that they are to benefit a  rebate of up to 7.5 cent per litre of diesel.

It was confirmed in Budget 13 that diesel rebates would be given to licenced hauliers from July of this year, today it was confirmed that a similar measure will also be extended to private bus operators.

The move has been welcomed by Labour Senator Jimmy Harte, he says the private bus operators have provided a vital service in Donegal and this is some reward for their efforts: