AM I the only one dreading the return of the school run now that September is here.
After a summer of easy movement around both the borough and Birmingham, everything will now grind to a halt as the schools go back.
When West Midlands Travel provide a very superior kind of service why can't parents just walk their off spring to the nearest bus stop and let them get on with it?
When I was a youngster I happily walked a four mile round trip from aged seven onwards, the bulk of it, from aged nine onwards, on my own.
Parents, you may love your children to bits, but your obsession with mollycoddling them is costing us the planet and me precious time.
T Franklin, address supplied.