Blog: Thoughts from HQ

From Head of Marketing at Yellow Buses

Come for a stroll, to the Metropole

The end of September brings along the first ever edition of the Metropole Market, a quintessentially eccentric experience which will animate Lansdowne’s Holdenhurst Road. Metropole is set to be the best and biggest street market to have ever taken place in our town. Every last Sunday of each month, you are invited to witness a…

Show us your creative side!

It’s the Easter Holidays and we have been enjoying some much needed time off. In-between the rest we have been working on some exciting Easter promotions and getting ready for our new timetable booklet to be published (this time it’s going to be a complete booklet) you can find out more about the changes here.…

Love on our lines…

Earlier this month we partnered up with Castlepoint Shopping Center and spent some time planning out a very special joint promotion for Valentine’s Day. Castlepoint were preparing to run a competition to giveaway a holiday for two to the Dominican Republic worth £3,000. In order to enter, customers at the shopping complex had to spend…

New year, new network!

We are getting excited about launching the biggest change to our routes since 2006. And not only are we making changes to the routes, we are also rebranding the lines to give Yellow Buses a new look and feel for 2017. Artwork for our new lines “But why would you do such a thing!” We…

Home made cakes – yum

Today we are all enjoying home made cakes at YB HQ and around the business, including a cake made by Gareth our Customer Services Manager down at the Customer Services Centre in Bournemouth, pop down later and try  some, it looks delicious we are open until 1700 today and look forward to seeing you. Like…

Blackpool – not just known for its dancing and sequins

This year we were lucky enough to send 3 members of staff up to Blackpool for the Bus Driver of the Year finals. Juri, Georgie and Neil who won their way through at our local heat in July this year.  They are seen in the picture below with one of our trainers, Sam, enjoying a…