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BDoY 2020 Cancelled

21 Mar 2020

The National Final of the UK Bus Driver of the Year (BDoY) competition due to take place in Blackpool on Sunday 6 September has been cancelled.

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BDoY moves to Imperial Hotel

03 Mar 2020

For the first time in since relocating to Blackpool almost 40 years ago the prestigious National Final of the UK Bus Driver of the Year (BDoY) competition has a new headquarters.

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Online Entries Invited

27 Feb 2020

The National Final of the UK Bus Driver of the Year (BDoY) competition will take place in Blackpool on Sunday 6 September, and entries are now being taken online.

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Joe Mackie receives OBE

25 Jan 2020

Joe Mackie, Chairman of The UK Bus Driver of the Year Association and a founder director of First Group, has been presented with his OBE.

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Keith Fieldhouse elected BDoY Vice Chairman as stalwarts retire

30 Oct 2019

A key member of The UK Bus Driver of the Year Association (BDoY) National Council, Operations Director Keith Fieldhouse, has been elected Vice Chairman and new directors have been appointed as a trio of long-standing stalwarts stand down.

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Lothian driver triumphs at 2019 BDoY National Final

02 Sep 2019

At the 53rd National Final of the Bus Driver of the Year Competition in Blackpool yesterday (Sunday 1 September) Adam Stitt from Lothian was crowned "UK Bus Driver of the Year"

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UK Bus Driver of the Year 2018 - Ian Field of Stagecoach East Scotland

03 Sep 2018

At the 52nd National Final of the Bus Driver of the Year Competition in Blackpool on Sunday 2nd September Ian Field from Stagecoach East Scotland was crowned "UK Bus Driver of the Year 2018".