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It’s being financed jointly in a partnership between the East Kent Hospital University Trust and bus operator Stagecoach.
The cost to the trust is £500,000, part of an overall investment that will also lay on more buses at its other hospitals in Margate and Canterbury.
Stagecoach commercial director Jeremy Cooper said: “We are confident that the improved services will attract car users and reduce pressure on parking for those travelling further afield.”
Stuart Bain, chief executive of the hospital trust, said: “Through an investment of nearly £500,000 we are bringing about significant access improvements to our hospitals for our patients and staff through public transport with Stagecoach."
Full story in this week's Kentish Express.
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