Regional | Hekia Parata

Government u-turn on Northland school bus cuts

After the Ministry of Education cut some of the North's essential bus routes, children were being left in the dust.

Thanks to this recent change of heart getting to school has gotten a whole lot easier.  After a period of travelling along some extremely dangerous roads to get to school they are now able to travel safely.

This decision follows concerned parents approaching Native Affairs to tell their story.