Call To Arms; Rally round The United Bus Flag

Call To Arms; Rally round The United Bus Flag

So, there I was minding my own business with one casual lazy eye on Face Ache, when inbetween the white noise and utter nonesense I came across something of real value. It was an open letter co-authored by several people who I hold in high regard both personally and...
Oh, Jeremy Corbyn, Big Bus Plan….

Oh, Jeremy Corbyn, Big Bus Plan….

The Labour Party have recently launched their big plans for energising the UK Bus industry. For someone like me it is both refreshing and troubling at the same time. On the positive side at a recent Prime Ministers question time at the house of commons he promised to...
And The Winner Is….

And The Winner Is….

Picture the scene if you will, there I am standing in the wings about to enter the stage to announce the winner of the 2019 Young Coach Industry Professional. The tension is mounting, and Carol Kirkwood, the BBC weather girl is introducing me, and bang, On I stroll...
Is The Tide Of Public Opinion Turning For The Bus?

Is The Tide Of Public Opinion Turning For The Bus?

I do not know about you, my dear reader chum but I am starting to detect a subtle change in public opinion towards dare I say it, the good old British bus. Small but noticeable differences in the public mood, proactive and well informed newspaper articles have started...
Bournemouth’s Bus And Coach Station…A Great Read!

Bournemouth’s Bus And Coach Station…A Great Read!

I am deeply indebted to my good friend John Weager who was kind enough to send me a copy of an excellent book which he has recently written and published. It is I have to say a labour of love, written about an iconic building that played a pivotal role in the life and...