Arriva London's Brixton garage helps launch Catch the Bus Week

  
  

Jesse Norman (Buses Minister) and Claire Haigh (CEO, Greener Journeys)
Jesse Norman (Buses Minister) and Claire Haigh (CEO, Greener Journeys)

Catch the Bus Week is a nationwide campaign - spearheaded by Greener Journeys - aimed at raising awareness of the vast economic, environmental and social benefits of taking the bus as well as encouraging everyone to give bus travel a try.

Brixton staff talking to Buses Minister
Brixton staff talking to Buses Minister

Arriva London's Brixton garage hosted the recently appointed Buses Minister, Jesse Norman, to mark the launch of this year's Catch the Bus Week.  He was joined by Arriva UK Bus Managing Director Kevin O'Connor and Greener Journeys CEO Claire Haigh, along with colleagues from Arriva London.

Jesse Norman said:

"Catch the Bus Week is an important initiative, and I'm pleased to be launching it.  Buses are vital for connecting people, communities, homes and businesses.  I warmly encourage commuters to try the bus this week."

Arriva London carries over one million passengers a day in London, and is always looking for ways to improve its customer relations and encourage more users.  For more information about Catch the Bus Week, please visit www.catchthebusweek.co.uk.

Arriva London colleagues with Claire Haigh (CEO, Greener Journeys), Kevin O'Connor (Arriva UK Bus Managing Director), Jesse Norman (Buses Minister)
Arriva London colleagues with Claire Haigh (CEO, Greener Journeys), Kevin O'Connor (Arriva UK Bus Managing Director), Jesse Norman (Buses Minister)

 

  
  

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Published : Wed 5th Jul. 2017
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