Appeal against the licensing authority for the South Wales Traffic Area; papers relating to Ministry of Transport inquiry into licensing of public vehicles in the South Wales Transport Area

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Appeal by Messrs S.J. Thomas & Son, Barry; Reliance Motors (Barry) Ltd.; and Western Welsh Omnibus Co. Ltd. against the licensing authority for the South Wales Traffic Area, 1947-1951

Papers relating to Ministry of Transport inquiry into licensing of public service vehicles in the South Wales Transport Area; including objection of the National Coal Board to applications of the Rhondda Transport Co. Ltd. and the Western Welsh Omnibus Co. Ltd.; briefs for local corporations; application for abolition of workmen's fares and revision of weekly and season tickets; brief for Rhondda UDC in case of applications by the Rhondda Transport Co. Ltd. for general increase in fares; brief for various local authorities in appeal against decision of licensing authority; brief for Llantrisant and Llantwit Fardre RDC in matter of application by the Rhondda Transport Co. Ltd. and others for variation in conditions attached to road service licences; brief for objectors (including Barry UDC); brief to counsel in matter of application by the Western Welsh Omnibus Transport Co. Ltd. for variation in conditions attached to road service licences; brief to counsel in matter of appeals lodged by Rhondda UDC and Llantrisant and Llantwit Fardre RDC; minutes of public sitting in Western Welsh Omnibus Co. Ltd. and Red & White Services Ltd. (applicants) and various local authorities (objectors); brief to counsel for Rhondda UDC, Ogmore and Garw UDC, and Llantrisant and Llantwit Fardre RDC in matter of applications by the Rhondda Transport Co. Ltd., Western Welsh Omnibus Co. Ltd. and others, 1951-1953