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Arting about with the Yellows

Yellow Buses’ dedicated Poetry Bus had a star turn at Bournemouth’s Arts by the Sea Festival by acting as the information hub. The double decker is decorated inside with verses written by poets who were inspired by travelling around the conurbation on the fleet. The bus was in the main square and festival volunteers manned […]

Management Change at Yellow Buses

David Squire, Managing Director of Yellow Buses   After many years of loyal service to Yellow Buses, first as Finance Director and then as Managing Director, Andrew Smith has decided to move on to other challenges. He therefore relinquished his role on Friday 6th October. RATP Dev, the parent company of Bournemouth Transport Limited (trading […]

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 […]