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Yellows turn all the colours of the rainbow

Bourne Free – Bournemouth’s gay pride festival – received a donation from the joint Yellow Buses/Daily Echo Carbon Stoppers initiative. Martyn Underhill, a Trustee of Bourne Free and Dorset’s Police and Crime Commissioner,  received the cheque for £200 on behalf of the charity at this year’s colourful event. Carbon Stoppers has handed out nearly £20,000 […]

Purple people go Yellow

Yellow Buses is once again flying high as a partner of the Bournemouth Air Festival – and is providing free bus passes for the festival makers.   All 20 volunteers, who will be wearing distinctive purple tops and ‘festival maker’ straw hats, will be hand to help the tens of thousands of visitors.   The […]

Mike leaves centre stage

One of the most recognisable faces in Bournemouth town centre has retired after a 30 year career with Yellow Buses. Mike Saul was supervisor in The Square and his encyclopaedic knowledge of public transport and the town elevated him to minor celebrity status. For his efforts he won the Transport Delivery Award at the Bournemouth […]

Nice day for a Yellow wedding

A bride’s childhood dream came true after all her guests boarded an open top bus then visited a McDonald’s takeaway. Talia Diaz, nee Babidge, wed her beau Juan in the US last year in a small ceremony, but her father Russell and mum Elaine were determined to fulfil her childhood dream. She returned to the UK on […]

New mums get bus boost

New mums using the Florence House mother and baby unit in Bournemouth can now get about more easily thanks to Yellow Buses and the Daily Echo. The donation of £200 will enable the mums to use the buses to get to and from the unit off Alumhurst Road The money comes from the Carbon Stoppers […]