Tag Archives: minibus

Updated: Stagecoach’s Little & Often service for residents of Ashford

Stagecoach Little & Often

Transport operator Stagecoach is trialling a new channel which involves 30 Mercedes Sprinter minibuses. The project is known as Stagecoach Little & Often which will offer passengers a new turn up and go method for the local people of Ashford, Kent. Stagecoach invested nearly £3 million in a fleet of 30 Mercedes Benz minibuses which will all include state-of-the-art ticket ... Read More »

School teachers in Northern Ireland will need D1 license for minibuses

Northern Ireland

Teachers in Northern Ireland have been stripped of their right to drive school minibuses on a car driving license, leaving some schools unable to transport pupils to activities at all. After new guidance came into force teachers have been told that they must have a full D1 on their driving license and also acquire a driver certificate of professional competence. A ... Read More »

Minibus Options builds the UK’s largest wheelchair-accessible minibus

Minibus Options

Derbyshire-based Minibus Options has completed the UK’s largest wheelchair-accessible minibus conversion – building an M2 category minibus offering the capacity to accommodate up to seven wheelchair passengers. The conversion has been made possible thanks to the IVECO Daily – the largest panel van on the UK market – which is now offered with a 4,100mm wheelbase plus an extra-long rear ... Read More »

Koller one of 7 companies to donate to an ‘extra special’ special school

Koller Engineering

Koller Engineering is one of seven mobility companies which have come together to provide a special school in Milton Keynes with a wheelchair accessible minibus. The updating of the minibus saw seven companies from the mobility industry join together to completely transform the Local Authority school minibus with new equipment including wheelchair restraints, seats and an access lift. Director, Dean ... Read More »

Minibus Guy – Episode 010

Mercedes-Benz Van Experience Live 2017

The 10th episode of Minibus Guy sees Fred go down to Millbrook Proving Ground for Mercedes-Benz Van Experience Live event which they have held for the last 14 years to showcase their own vehicles and how their safety systems and high-end technology works in real-life. To watch the full day unfold follow the link to Mercedes-Benz’s video of Day Two ... Read More »