Private firm saves bus services

Two axed bus services in Shropshire have been resurrected after a private operator stepped in at the eleventh hour, it emerged today.

arriva_busTwo axed bus services in Shropshire have been resurrected after a private operator stepped in at the eleventh hour, it emerged today.

The saved services – 773 to Newtown and the 860 Telford service – will be run by M & J Travel in Newcastle near Craven Arms. They are set to resume from September 8.

Campaigners, however, are still battling to find a solution for the third route, the 745 from Bishop’s Castle, Clun and Ludlow.

Read the full story in today's Shropshire Star

Comments for: "Private firm saves bus services"

brian dunn

i think it is about time seat belts were fitted on public buses i have been on the bus i have seen a couple of incidents were the driver as had to brake quickly and people being thrown of there seats some have been badly hurt cars and coaches as to have them so why shouldnt public buses before some one gets seriously injured