29 Jun '12, 10am

Passengers have been quick to praise plucky Go North East bus drivers who battled through yesterday’s #toonfloods.

I would like to pass some comments on the situation today regarding your companies reaction to the weather. I was forced to get off the Metro at Gateshead this afternoon and get a bus home, I would like to congratulate your company’s reaction to the situation. At approx 4-50 P.M I boarded the 27 bound for South Shields a double decker, this was an extra bus put on at very short notice, the driver was tremendous. Despite the atrocious conditions and numerous diversions because of flooded roads he managed to get us home while keeping us entertained with a number humorous comments along the way,. You read a number of adverse comments regarding local bus services and drivers so I thought I should pass these comments on, the driver today deserves a medal the size of a frying pan Would be most grateful if you could officially record and pass on our gratitude to one of your drive...

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