New trio join Little Red Bus

THREE new staff have joined the team at the Little Red Bus.

Marketing manager Julia Frater, who was previously head of Visit Tees Valley, will be responsible for increasing passenger numbers.

Tony Bateson has been appointed contracts manager, helping to secure new business, having previously worked for Wolseley.

New outings coordinator Sue Ward will be responsible for setting up a programme of trips to attractions and restaurants, after 20 years working in transport with adult social care and education for North Yorkshire County Council.