Perryman's Buses

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Optare Solo in Edinburgh in April 2013
Parent Perryman family
Headquarters Berwick-upon-Tweed
Service area Scottish Borders
Northumberland
Mid Lothian
East Lothian
Edinburgh
Service type Bus services
Depots 2
Fleet 50 (July 2014)
Website www.perrymansbuses.co.uk

Perryman's Buses[1] is a bus company based in Berwick-upon-Tweed.

History[edit]

MCV Evolution bodied Dennis Dart in June 2010

The company started as a taxi service in 1974, operating in the small village of Burnmouth in the Scottish Borders, before moving to new larger premises in Berwick-upon-Tweed in 2002. In 2013 a second depot was opened in St Boswells following the winning of a number of routes previously operated by Munro's of Jedburgh.[2][3]

Services[edit]

Perryman's operate scheduled bus services under contract to the Scottish Borders Council as well as private hire coaches.

Fleet[edit]

As at October 2012 the fleet consisted of 36 buses and coaches.[4]

In August 2013 Perryman's received 12 Optare Versas.[5][6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Companies House extract company no 6445349 Perrymans Buses Limited
  2. ^ Bus jons boost...but Munro's misses out Selkirk Weekend Advertiser 20 June 2013
  3. ^ Tender losses force Munro's closure busandcoach.com 10 July 2013
  4. ^ Perryman's North East Buses 15 October 2012
  5. ^ Fast growing Perryman's places its largest ever order for buses with UK manufacturer Optare The Bus People 2 July 2013
  6. ^ Record Perryman Buses Delivery busandcoach.com 23 September 2013

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