Free train and tram travel for pensioners proposed on Isle of Man

The petition asks the IOM Government to consider making journeys free of charge on both trams and trains for pensioners. Credit:

Plans to provide a free train and tram service for pensioners will be discussed on the Isle of Man.

The Free Train and Tram Travel petition will be represented by Carol Quine at 2.30pm in the Legislative Council Chamber in Douglas.

The Government's Select Committee will listen to evidence from Ms Quine, who along with Lynn Sirdefield and Richard Halsall brought forward the petition on Tynwald Day in July.