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New trentbarton travel shop on Maid Marian Way

New trentbarton travel shop on Maid Marian Way

trentbarton customers in Nottingham can now find a warm welcome and a first-class service at a new travel shop opened on Maid Marian Way. The travel shop, which also includes a rest area for trentbarton drivers, is at 67 Maid Marian Way and is open Mondays to Saturdays from 8am to 6pm. As well as getting ticket and travel information, visitors can buy and top-up mango and saver, make lost property enquiries and plan days …

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trentbarton Derbyshire drivers #1 in the nation

trentbarton Derbyshire drivers #1 in the nation

trentbarton drivers in Derbyshire have been ranked the UK’s best in a national survey of almost 50,000 people which also found Derbyshire has the most satisfied bus customers in the UK. The latest Transport Focus survey of bus users heralds trentbarton in Derbyshire is the joint top operator in the UK for customer satisfaction. In Nottinghamshire, trentbarton’s drivers are hot on their colleagues’ heels – they are joint 4th in the country. And overall Nottinghamshire’s …

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Sue’s the driving force now in charge at Kinchbus

Sue’s the driving force now in charge at Kinchbus

Sue Blount is the new general manager at Kinchbus, managing the 35-strong fleet of buses and around 100 drivers, engineers and support teams. Sue joined Kinchbus sister company trentbarton in 2008 to train as a driver and went on to manage the bus station concourse at Derby before becoming service delivery manager first in Derby and then at Langley Mill. Tom Morgan, director service delivery for Kinchbus and trentbarton, said: “Sue has always had a …

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James in line to be UK Bus Driver of the Year

James in line to be UK Bus Driver of the Year

trentbarton bus driver James Kearney is in the running to be named the UK’s best bus driver. James, who drives trentbarton services in Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire, joined trentbarton in 2004 and is one of eight finalists in the Top National Driver category of the UK Bus Awards 2018, an award sponsored by Volvo. The 46-year-old will find out if he has won at a ceremony in London on November 20. He was nominated for the …

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