ALB, which operates 740 buses on 52 routes – nine per cent of the buses in the capital for Transport for London (TfL) – has to relocate as its current depot in North Hyde Gardens, Hayes is to be redeveloped. Property Consultancy Vail Williams sourced the new site – just two miles from the existing depot – and then helped secure sui generis planning permission for expanding ALB, never an easy task when applied to bus depots.
More than 100,000 people are likely to have caught one of Yellow Buses’ iconic open top vehicles by the time the operating season ends. Yellow Buses recorded more than 84,000 passenger journeys on Buster’s Beach Bus between Easter, when the service started, by the end of August. And with the service continuing to run between Boscombe and Sandbanks – now … Read More
Yellow Buses has doubled the number of buses going to New Milton after the route extension proved such a hit.
Yellow Buses driver Marks Nobrega turned in a winning performance to be named the country’s best driver from an independent operator.
More than 30 of Yellow Buses’ drivers have achieved ‘Fleet Elite’ status after their driving was monitored by clever technology.
Two skilled drivers from Yellow Buses will be carrying the hopes of the company when they take part in a national competition this weekend.
Yellow Buses’ open top service now includes the option to go via the sea – to Brownsea Island. The company has joined forces with the yellow-branded family-owned Brownsea Island Ferries based at Sandbanks.
Yellow Buses has launched a new green-themed vehicle – a wildlife bus in which passengers can ride with birds, lizards, otters and butterflies.
Five brand new top-of-the-range coaches have rolled into the Yellow Buses’ depot in Bournemouth ready to serve the south coast-to-London routes. The 55 seat coaches represent a £1.7m investment and have joined the fleet that the Yellows operate on behalf of National Express.
Yellow Buses has recorded more than 24,000 passenger journeys on its iconic open top buses since they took their tops off at Easter.