Laurie drives bus

Bus driver Laurie Blewer has notched up a remarkable 40 years’ service working for Yellow Buses – and he only joined for a temporary job. In that time the popular 69-year-old has driven approximately 865,000 miles around Bournemouth, Poole, Christchurch and East Dorset. That is equivalent to driving 35 times around the earth.

Carbon Stoppers helps another charity

A home for younger disabled adults is the latest recipient of a donation from the Yellow Buses/Daily Echo Carbon Stoppers initiative. Livability Talbot Manor said the donation will enable the people that use the service to visit shows and hold themed parties.

A Buster everywhere

Yellow Buses has taken on a new member of staff – a 7ft tall cuddly bear called Buster Bear.

Singer Stephen hits the high notes

A bus driver who admits to belting out classics at the wheel when he has no passengers on board is heading to India to sing with the famed Bournemouth Symphony Chorus. Stephen Ballantine, 31, who has driven for Yellow Buses for nine years, is one of the star vocalists in the choir. The bus company helped enable him to go … Read More

Yellows strike gold

Yellow Buses pulled out all the stops to bag a brace of gongs at the Bournemouth Tourism Awards. The town’s brightest bus company won the Transport Delivery Award and the Creative Concept of the Year Award. Jenni Wilkinson, Head of Marketing and Customer Excellence, accepted the delivery award on behalf of the company. She said: “Without an excellent team we … Read More