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Obituary: Mark Boon

Mark Boon, 52, former proprietor of Essex-based Boon’s Coaches, and only son of the late Ruby and Hector Boon, died suddenly on January 19. Boon’s Coaches was founded by Mark’s father, Hector. Mark joined his […]

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Nat Ex dedicates coach to councillor

On January 27, 2012, Lewes MP Norman Baker and National Express unveiled a special surprise for a local councillor – a coach dedicated to his commitment to Polegate and the Wealden area. Cllr Roy Martin […]

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DFDS adds Dover to Calais service

DFDS Seaways has announced it will start a new service from Dover to Calais from February 17, allowing coach operators to keep their options open when choosing a cross-channel route. The new route, in partnership […]

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Rosco sponsors new coach award

ROSCO, the Road Operators’ Safety Council, is sponsoring a new award, to be presented for the first time at the UK Coach Awards in Manchester on April 19. The ROSCO award will go to the […]

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Yelloway buys B&S

Yelloway Motor Services of Oldham has acquired B&S Coaches, based in Todmorden. The take over has allowed cofounder Margaret Boulton to retire after over 50 years in the business.

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Nationalexpress.com customers stay mobile

Digital marketing agency, One Black Bear, has launched a new mobilefriendly website for National Express, which it claims has displayed incredible success and proves smartphone adaptations are essential for good business. The mobile version was […]

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Go North East launches mobile ticketing

Go North East (GNE) has partnered with Corethree to develop a mobile ticketing system for passengers. The new service was launched on February 8. The Corethree mobile platform, Core Engine, delivers both service information and […]