It is with great sadness that we record the sudden death of Noel Fletcher of Gemini Productions, advisor to the UK Bus Awards Management Committee and producer of our Presentation Ceremony annually between 1999 and 2014. Noel was taken ill on Thursday 19th January but did not respond to treatment and passed away on Friday 20th.
This year's Gold Award for Services to the Bus Industry went to Ian Morgan, deputy chairman of Wellglade and owner of trentbarton. A director of local LEP D2N2, Ian has also served as chairman of the industry trade association, the Confederation of Passenger Transport since 2011.
Fenstanton, Chelmsford and Essex in the spotlight
- Stagecoach East’s Fenstanton depot - Top National Depot: Silver
- Joe Somers of Stagecoach East - Unsung Heroes: Special Commendation
- Matthew Elsey of First Essex - Young Manager of the Year: Special Commendation
Bus companies in East Anglia are celebrating the success, hard work and star quality of their staff after winning one award and two commendations at the prestigious 2016 UK Bus Awards today.
Belvedere, Byfleet, Leyton and Park Royal in the spotlight
Bus operators in Greater London are celebrating the success, hard work and star quality of their staff after winning eight awards at the prestigious 2016 UK Bus Awards today.
There are two London-specific categories in the UK Bus Awards: Top London Bus Driver and the London Bus Garage of the Year. Staff at companies operating in London also excelled in two of the national categories.
Brighton & Hove and Crawley in the spotlight at UK Bus Awards
- Brighton & Hove Bus and Coach Co - Bus and the Community: Gold
- Metrobus – Top Shire Operator: Silver
- Compass Travel – Top Independent Operator: Bronze
- Metrobus, Crawley Depot – Top National Depot: Bronze
Bus operators in the South East are celebrating the success, hard work and star quality of their staff after winning five awards in five categories at the prestigious 2016 UK Bus Awards today.
Reading, Isle of Wight shine at UK Bus Awards
- Dave Forrester, Southern Vectis - Top National Bus Driver: Gold
- Reading Buses
- Environment: Gold
- Putting Passengers First: Gold
- Top Shire Operator: Gold
Six bus operators in the South of England are celebrating the success, hard work and star quality of their staff after winning 11 awards and a special commendation across 10 categories at the prestigious 2016 UK Bus Awards today.