Chalkwell Coaches selected to distribute face masks

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Chalkwell Coaches of Sittingbourne has recently distributed in excess of 50,000 surgical facemasks to bus operators across the South East. The masks were provided by the UK Government and Chalkwell driver Linda Saunders travelled to Birmingham to make the initial collection.

The firm has distributed over 50,000 masks

Roland Eglinton, Managing Director said: “By collecting and delivering these masks across the South East, Chalkwell are helping to ensure that key workers at bus companies, staff and customers can have access to PPE at this time.”

Chalkwell already holds the ‘We’re Good To Go’ Industry Standard Mark which provides customers with reassurance that they offer COVID-secure vehicles for travel.

Roland added: “We appreciate that you may have your own concerns about travelling by coach or bus. We are absolutely committed to proactively limiting the spread of the disease on our vehicles. Customers who travel with Chalkwell can feel assured that we have taken all necessary steps, and we thank you for your continued support and cooperation.”