More than A to B: the role of free bus travel for the mobility and wellbeing of older citizens in London

@inproceedings{Green2014MoreTA,
  title={More than A to B: the role of free bus travel for the mobility and wellbeing of older citizens in London},
  author={Judith Green and Alasdair Jones and H. Patrick Roberts},
  booktitle={Ageing and society},
  year={2014}
}
This study contributes to the literature on mobility and wellbeing at older ages through an empirical exploration of the meanings of free bus travel for older citizens, addressing the meanings this holds for older people in urban settings, which have been under-researched. Taking London as a case study, where older citizens have free access to a relatively extensive public transport network through a Freedom Pass, we explore from a public health perspective the mechanisms that link this travel… CONTINUE READING

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