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Orbit bus remembered in campaigning poem

The Orbit bus route An ode to a bus service axed by Preston Bus has been penned. Harry Spillman, who proclaims himself as the ‘Poet Larcheate’, has lamented the passing of the Orbit bus […]

5 years ago
What Preston Bus said in response to the Orbit petition

The Orbit bus route Preston Bus have responded to thousands of people who signed a petition calling for their decision to end the Orbit bus service be reversed. The firm, owned by Rotala, has […]

5 years ago
The wheels turn: A final journey for Preston Bus’ Orbit before the cull

Preston's Orbit service is no more... Pic: Ian Simpson The wheel turns on Preston’s Orbit bus service for the final time on Saturday¬†evening as it disappears from our roads. More than 3,500 people signed two petitions calling for Preston […]

5 years ago
Opinion: Why Orbital bus route cut is a cynical move too far from Preston Bus

The Orbit bus route What goes around, comes around…unless you’re the Preston Orbital bus route. Rotala, the owners of former employee-owned Preston Bus, claim the route is impractical and unprofitable. They have announced a […]

6 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Save the Orbit bus service: Preston Bus faces petition calling for route to remain

The Orbit bus route Two women from Ribbleton and¬†Lea have¬†set out to save a popular bus route from being scrapped. Preston Bus has confirmed the future of the Orbit bus service is in doubt. […]

6 years ago
Orbit 88 bus service may be axed as Preston Bus reviews routes

Waiting for the Orbit service at Preston Bus Station Pic: George D Thompson Communities in the North West and North East of Preston may be losing what they say is a ‘vital’ bus service. Preston Bus is reviewing all of its services in […]

6 years ago
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