Direct airport coach service returns

Authored by Mary

As the British public venture further from home and demand for post-covid travel grows, a direct airport coach service from Plymouth has been added back onto the National Express network of scheduled coach services.

The 511 service from Plymouth to Heathrow airport will run once a day each way, seven days a week, via Exteter and Salisbury.

The route has been reintroduced as...

National Express suspends all services

Authored by News Desk

National Express will fully suspend its national network of scheduled coach services with effect from midnight Sunday 5 April 2020.

Chris Hardy, managing director of National Express UK Coach: “We kept a limited coach network running to be able to help those individuals with essential travel needs but it is no longer viable to continue to do this.

“Passenger numbers continue...

Tally Ho! ...moving into top gear

Authored by deirdremakpeace

South Hams based coach holiday company, Tally Ho, is preparing for further growth in 2015 with the appointment of coach industry expert, Graham Messenger, who has joined the team as a tour manager.

Graham’s considerable coaching and transport industry experience will help Tally Ho’s growing travel business to achieve its ambitious growth targets as he plays a key role in planning and...

Shanahan appoints former team mate to Albion coaching staff

Authored by Matthew Vizard

The former Plymouth Albion prop Wayne Reed has rejoined his old club as a member of the coaching staff.

Head Coach James Shanahan has appointed his former team mate, who has been playing at Crediton, as a part-time scrum coach.

42-year-old Reed is currently the RFU Community Coach for North Devon.

James Shanahan told the club's website :

“We have been struggling...

Wotton signs one year extension with Argyle

Authored by Matthew Vizard

The veteran midfielder Paul Wotton has signed a one year extension to his contract at Plymouth Argyle.

It's a reward for the experienced 35-year-old who played a crucial part in the Pilgrims' relegation battle last season and will now combine his on-field skills with an off-field coaching role.

Wotton will take the additional role of Senior Professional Development Coach...

Driver dies after being trapped under his coach in a car park

Authored by Matthew Vizard

A coach driver has been killed after being trapped underneath a coach in a car park in Ivybridge.

Police report that the incident happened just before 5.00pm on Thursday 18th April 2013 in the Car Park of the Famous Lee Mill, Lee Mill Bridge, Ivybridge.

The coach was carrying passengers on a day excursion from Paignton. The driver had exited the coach which then rolled forward...

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