Route and timetable revision for Farnborough circular

(Sorry for what became a bit of a history lesson! For the actual news, feel free to scroll down to the final couple of paragraphs under 'The New' heading) The Old Route 9 is a daytime circular in the west of Farnborough that began operating on Monday 5th January 2015, following several fiddlings with the … Continue reading Route and timetable revision for Farnborough circular

Additional bus priority proposed for Gold route 1

The route between Aldershot, North Camp, Farnborough, Frimley and Camberley is a long established link. My personal memory is post-deregulation, with a lengthy route 20 starting in Guildford and running largely as per today's KITE to Aldershot, then largely as per today's Gold 1 from Aldershot up to Camberley. By then, the local routes that … Continue reading Additional bus priority proposed for Gold route 1

Hallmark to become Diamond

Hallmark are a bus and coach operator owned by Rotala PLC and who operate several routes in our area, most of them being Surrey County Council contracted services won following Abellio Surrey's demise. 458: Kingston to Staines461: Kingston to St Peter’s Hospital / Chertsey (Eve/Sun)555: Whiteley Village to Heathrow Central557: Addlestone to Sunbury616: St. Paul’s College to Stanwell Moor814: Esher High School … Continue reading Hallmark to become Diamond

Runnymede to operate in-house school and social bus services

The borough of Runnymede covers the area of Surrey bounded roughly by Englefield Green in the north, Chertsey to the east, Byfleet to the south and the edge of Sunningdale to the west. Like many local councils, Runnymede Borough Council already run a community transport operation which offers a bookable door-to-door service for residents unable … Continue reading Runnymede to operate in-house school and social bus services