Hanson's Local Buses

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Hanson's Local Buses
Hansons local buses Logo.jpg
Hansons Enviro200.jpg
Alexander Dennis Enviro 200 in September 2010
Parent Margaret Hanson
Founded 1980s
Headquarters Lye
Service area West Midlands
Worcestershire
Service type Bus services
Routes 16 (October 2014)
Depots 1
Fleet 25 (October 2013)
Website www.hansonslocalbus.co.uk

Hanson's Local Buses[1] is a family-owned bus company operating services in the West Midlands and Worcestershire.

History[edit]

Hanson's Local Buses was formed in the 1980s by Margaret Hanson as a coach operator. Following deregulation of the bus industry in 1986, Hansons diversified into operating bus services.[2][3]

Services[edit]

As at October 2014, Hanson's operated 16 routes.[4]

Fleet[edit]

As at October 2013, the fleet consists of 25 single-deck Dennis Dart and Alexander Dennis Enviro200 buses.[2][5][6] It previously operated Leyland Nationals, Leyland Lynxs, Mercedes-Benz 709Ds and Optare Solos.[3]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Companies House extract company no 1976159 Hansons (Wordsley) Limited
  2. ^ a b About Hanson's Hanson's Local Buses
  3. ^ a b "Hanson's". Buses (568): 34–36. July 2002. ISSN 0007-6392. 
  4. ^ Routes & Timetables Hansons
  5. ^ Two new E200s for Hansons of Wordsley Mistral Bus & Coach Rentals 19 October 2011
  6. ^ "Mistral confirms 4m ADL order". Coach & Bus Week (1164): 11. 11 November 2014. ISSN 1351-3877. 

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