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Merseyrail's landmark cover up

Merseyrail’s landmark cover up

Train operator launches new campaign to highlight face coverings     Merseyrail has gone one step further to reinforce the message to customers by “covering up” five of its trains. A large yellow face covering has been added to the outside of five of the rail operator’s trains alongside the message “Have you got it...
A late night for Martijn

A late night for Martijn

Go North East puts new bus into service on the stroke of midnight   As the clock ticked over to a new month at 00:01 on Tuesday 1st September, bus operator Go North East put into service what is believed to be the UK’s first 70 plate bus as the new registration mark period started....
How to do face mask makeup

How to do face mask makeup

Stagecoach teams up with @hartyyy   In perhaps a sign of the times, Stagecoach has teamed up with makeup influencer Lucy Hart (@hartyyy on Instagram) to create a video showing how bus passengers can keep their makeup in top shape whilst wearing a face covering. As more people return to using buses to get to...
Gin o'clock! Operator's unusual hand gel route

Gin o’clock! Operator’s unusual hand gel route

Creative thinking leads Brighton & Hove to local gin distillery     Steve Trewin, stores manager at bus operator Brighton & Hove, has had to get creative sourcing PPE, with hand sanitiser being particularly difficult to track down since the worldwide shortage brought on by the coronavirus. After exhausting his usual suppliers, Steve found an...
10 special birthday presents for Ray Stenning

10 special birthday presents for Ray Stenning

Legendary branding guru is surprised on his 70th birthday One of the 10 buses named in honour of Ray Stenning is now in service on Transdev Blazefield’s 36 between Harrogate and Leeds   The bus industry came together last weekend to surprise legendary branding guru Ray Stenning on his landmark 70th birthday. Stenning founded Best...
Bill Bryson takes a bus trip with Stagecoach

Bill Bryson takes a bus trip with Stagecoach

Coastliner disappoints but Gold makes up for it     Travel author and adopted Brit Bill Bryson recently published The Road to Little Dribbling, the sequel to his 1995 best seller Notes from a Small Island. In it he travels the length of breadth of Britain once again, providing a commentary, sometimes caustic and sarcastic,...