West Midlands’ favourite bus seat revealed by National Express

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National Express West Midlands has unveiled that #TDFR (Top Deck, Front Row) is the bus seat of choice for its customers, following an online poll. The operator uploaded a video to its YouTube channel last month showing four top seats and added an online poll asking customers to vote for their favourite. #TDFR was the outright winner with a whopping 55.2% of the vote.

David Bradford, National Express West Midlands Managing Director, said: “We started to notice the hashtag #TDFR and others cropping up in our social media mentions, amongst other mentions about timetables and tickets.

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