Following on from August’s record breaking passenger statistics, September’s total of 171,282 passengers has also surpassed the highest recorded September figure in over 20 years. This represents an increase of 16,336 passenger journeys over 2015’s equivalent figure.

This continues the recent exceptional growth in passenger numbers and means that during the first nine months of this year an additional 111,254 passengers have used the bus service compared with the same period in 2015. This represents an extremely healthy growth of some 9.44% for the year to date.