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    Garages/outstations that closed and reopened on the same site

    That at Bude in Cornwall was taken over by Jennings of Bude, for a time and Stagecoach also used it as an outstation but I believe following the collapse of Hookways who owned Jennings this has now gone or at least isn't used for Buses or Coaches.
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    FirstGroup: General Discussion

    Don't think they will be able to change the timetable, its my regular route and TfGM set the timetable's all FirstGroup do is provide drivers, vehicles and garaging, and for the electrics they won't even supply the vehicles. All it needs is a vehicle to break down in Leigh at Peak time on the...
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    FirstGroup: General Discussion

    I wonder what the likelihood would be of FirstGroup selling Livingston depot to Lothian, thus ending any bus war there, and then taking Larbert, Bannockburn and Balfron depots and transferring these to First Glasgow in order to save a division and money? Also possibly Larbert might make a place...
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    Garages/outstations that closed and reopened on the same site

    Not quite, Speke was used as an outstation from 1991 while a roof was added across the yard, 20 vehicles remained based there ex Garston depot, later when completed this replaced Garston which had also been modernised, but at this stage Garston was demolished and became a Supermarket. In a...
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    Garages/outstations that closed and reopened on the same site

    Was the ex First Depot at Barnstaple not re-opened by a coach firm as a coach depot?
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    Garages/outstations that closed and reopened on the same site

    Yes the roof was taken off, its now just a yard, with the wall removed down to just below window height, this despite it being a listed building. Todmorden was never operationally closed at any time, as they also for a time used the yard of an old mill to park full height buses and...

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