Over a quarter of a million pound investment in new British buses


Grant Palmer Limited, Bedfordshire’s independently owned bus company have invested over £250,000 in two brand new buses. Operating 35 buses across the county and in to Luton, Hertfordshire, Milton Keynes and Northamptonshire, GPL have been proud to serve Bedfordshire since 1999. 

The new British built Alexander Dennis vehicles support engineering jobs in Scarborough as well as the supporting the automotive supply chain across Britain.

Featuring Euro6 engines – the low emission buses will operate across the county, reducing emissions and improving the experience for customers. 

High backed seats with belts will provide a comfortable journey for customers who can benefit from at seat USB charging points.

The new buses follow on from recent investments in contactless payment ticket machines and will be ready fitted with tap on tap off card readers too. 

Thomas Manship, Executive Assistant for Grant Palmer said: “We’re pleased to add two further low emission buses to our fleet, helping to improve local air quality and provide even better journeys for customers”.