It was a busy night on Thursday 21st April with both the UK Coach Awards and Arriva M.A.D Award ceremonies taking place, recognising the best operators and people in the Coach and Bus industry.

First up the UK Coach Awards which was held at the Piccadilly Hotel in Manchester. Hosted by the BBC weather presenter Carol Kirkwood, the annual presentation ceremony crowned the Top UK Coach Driver, UK Coach Operator of the Year and Top Express Coach Operation.

Business Development Managers Mike Curran and Charlotte Ward were there to represent FCL Organisation, “It was a great night, we thoroughly enjoyed it. It was good to catch up with customers and
provided a great opportunity to network with people in the industry.”

IMG_2749One of the big winners of the night was Anthony’s Travel who took away two Gold Awards – Small Coach Operator of the Year and Innovation in Road Safety.

Shearings Holidays picked up the Coach Industry Website of the Year Award, with Glyn Bowden from Edwards Coaches taking home the Top UK Coach Driver Award.

Congratulations to all of this year’s winners.

Next up were the Arriva ‘Made a Difference’ M.A.D Awards in Leicester.