25 Jun '13, 2pm
We've teamed up with @TheSandK to give next stop announcements on our services - #talkingbuses
We are always looking for ways to improve our services to customers so have teamed up with award winning local radio DJs to give next stop announcements on Red Arrows , QuayLink , Angel , TEN and SimpliCity routes. Why have we done this? We are the first bus operator in the region to introduce innovative onboard audio-visual announcements that help transform bus travel for the visually impaired and new bus users. Talking buses Talking buses are nothing new in the UK. However, we have joined up with Sony Radio Award winning local radio DJs to bring local voices to announce current stops, destinations and next stops, with visual displays that back this up. UK charity for the blind and partially sighted, Guide Dogs, recently published The Road to Nowhere Survey which reveals that 80% of visually impaired people say they are unable to get out and about because travelling by bu...