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November 2010

Over the weekend of 19th to 21st of November we are providing a shuttle bus between
Haddington and the Lennoxlove BooK Festival, the timetable for this event is here :-

Lennoxlove Book Festival Shuttle Bus Timetable

September 2010

We recently agreed to sponsor Prestonpans based Dalkeith & Monktonhall Brass Band
We have provided coaches for the band for a number of years and this year they
Won the Scottish Second Section Championship, last weekend we took the band to
Harrogate for the British National Brass Band Contest

DM Brass- Click to Enlarge

April 2010

We have purchased a Brand new Mercedes 33 seat coach with
a Plaxton Cheetah2 body to further update our fleet
This coach also features Air Conditioning as standard

New 33 seater Plaxton Cheetah2- Click to Enlarge

May 2009

We were recently awarded the contract to run the 111 North Berwick Toursit Shuttle
bus by East Lothian Council. This summer service links North Berwick Railway Station
with the Town Centre & Beaches, The Scottish Seabird Centre and the Museum Of Flight
at East Fortune. It ia also the Councils intention to use the Railway Station Car Park
as a Park & Ride at weekends to help traffic flow in the town centre

This service runs from Satuday 6th June to Sunday 28th September 2009

September 2008

Our latest "green" initiative is the installation of a Rainwater Harvesting system

The system collects rainwater from the roof of our workshops and after passing through a filter is then stored in a 3600 litre tank, this water is then used to wash our coaches thereby saving a significant amount of energy compared to the equivalent amount of tapwater

our rainwater harvesting system- Click to Enlarge

May 2008

We have purchased a Brand new Dennis Javelin coach with a Plaxton Profile body to further update our fleet.
This is an additional 70 seater coach and has a Euro4 engine specification and uses "Adblue" to Further reduce emmisions

New 70 seater Coach- Click to Enlarge

February 2008

We recently announced a sponsorship agreement with Haddington Athletic Colts Under 13s. This involved kitting the team out in new training jackets

We are very pleased to be encouraging sport in the local community

Haddington Athletic Colts- Click to Enlarge

January 2008

We have purchased a Brand new Mercedes Vario coach with a Plaxton Beaver2 body to further update our fleet

This coach features a Wheelchair lift at the rear Nearside of the coach and also has a Euro4 engine specification and uses "Adblue" to Further reduce emmisions

New Beaver2 Coach- Click to Enlarge

October 2007

We have purchased a Brand new Mercedes 33 seat coach with a Plaxton Cheetah2 body to further update our fleet.
This coach is the 1st Cheetah2 in Scotland and among the first 5 sold. The previous cheetah sold almost 1000 in it's 10 years of production and this model will almost certainly be as popular

This coach is one of the 1st with Euro4 engine specification and uses "Adblue" to significantly reduce exhaust emissions making this one of the most environmentally friendly coaches available

New 33 seat Coach- Click to Enlarge

September 2007

We have purchased a Brand new Iveco 57 seat coach with a Plaxton Paragon body to further update our fleet.
This coach also features Air Conditioning as standard and took to the road on the 1st of this month

New 57 seat Coach- Click to Enlarge

April 2007

Over the weekend of 21/22nd of April we were proud to be asked to attend an event in Scarborough with our classic Bedford Plaxton

Our Classic Coach at Plaxton 100- Click to Enlarge

This event was to mark the centenary of Plaxton, our favoured bodybuilder and over 50 preserved coaches attended the event which was attended by around
10,000 people at the current factory on the outskirts of Scarborough.On the sunday afternoon a parade of the vehicles took place through the town watched by hundreds of spectators

This trip involved around trip of over 400 miles which our 32 year old coach performed without a single problem testamount to its quality

Below are some of the other classic Plaxtons that attended

Ian Glass 29 seater- Click to Enlarge Kenzies Bedford VAL / Panorama- Click to Enlarge The 2 oldest Plaxtons in existance- Click to Enlarge An extremely Rare Bedford OB Plaxton- Click to Enlarge