The Essex County Standard is reporting that the County Council are soon to increase the price of the Sunday Saver ticket from £2.80 to £4 for an adult.
The ticket is valid on all buses that run across Essex every Sunday and even with the price rise is one of the best value bus tickets in the whole country.
Please note that the Sunday Saver is not valid on some TfL routes that run into Essex, including the 498 to Brentwood.
The price rise takes place on Sunday 14th June. See the official announcement here.