GMPTAGreater Manchester Passenger Transport Authority (UK)
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The stubbornness of the councillors at GMPTA led the government allocating the money elsewhere and British Railways abandoning the plan.
So commuters now suffering the pain, reflect on the shortsightedness of the various councillors at the former GMPTA, forerunners of Transport for Greater Manchester.
Cllr George Howard, Merseytravel vice-chairman, said: ``Both Merseytravel and GMPTA have joined colleagues from around the UK in calling upon the government to introduce a greater level of control over the bus industry.