28 Mar '15, 8pm

AAA Coaches, one of Scotland’s premier coach operations, with a wealth of enviable private hire and schools work -

The dynamic of the family business now works really well, say the sisters. Linda and Sharon both came into it around 20 years ago, in their late teens, after leaving school and training to be hairdressers. Pauline came in in 2006. James and Avril persuaded them not to come straight to AAA after school, but to get some experience elsewhere first – a message that the sisters will pass on to their own children. “We want them to have experience elsewhere,” says Sharon. One third-generation member of the family who works for AAA, is Pauline’s son Ryan. In June, 19-year-old Ryan will complete his mechanic’s apprenticeship with AAA, having “grown up” with the company. Aged 15 he was offered an apprenticeship with Volvo Bus, but turned it down because it was based in London, and the apprenticeship at AAA was found for him instead.

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