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Bus and Coach News: “Considerable work” needed at First: Revenue at First UK Bus was up 2,1 ... #bus #coach #diesel

Revenue at First UK Bus was up 2,1 per cent in the three months to 31 December. In an interim management statement First notes in relation to its bus business: “Notwithstanding the challenging economic environment which continues to affect many of the urban areas in which we operate, we are making headway with our detailed plan to recover performance and equip the business to achieve increased revenue and patronage growth. While there remains considerable work to be done across our UK Bus division, we are encouraged by early positive signs in some of our markets.” The company expects its UK Bus operating margin to be approximately 8 per cent for the full year. Elsewhere, the company notes that Hurricane Sandy which hit the north-east seaboard of the USA and Canada in October last year affected 130 locations served by First Student. It anticipates this will knock $15million...

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