Minibuses are as much part of the UK landscape as black cabs, double decker buses and white vans. They are used in so many communities to aid those who are unable to use public transport. Just recently in Hadleigh a new Mercedes Sprinter minibus has been given to the community to help with local transportation. You can read more on this story below

New minibus ready to roll

A new £60,000 minibus is set to help meet the increasing demand for community transport in and around Hadleigh.

 

The 16-seater Mercedes Sprinter, with full wheelchair access, is being unveiled by the Hadleigh Community Transport Group today and will be used to provide services in the town and to surrounding villages such as Bildeston, Elmsett and Aldham.

source: suffolkfreepress.co.uk

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In other minibus news a strike in Tbilisi is set to continue as minibus drivers there fight for better working conditions and reduced daily working hours.

Minibus drivers’ strike continues in Tbilisi – Trend.az
Trend.azMinibus drivers’ strike continues in TbilisiTrend.azA strike of minibus drivers has now been running for six days in Tbilisi. Negotiations between representatives of Tbilisi Minibus and striking drivers mediated by Tbilisi City Hall gave no results. The drivers intend continuing indefinitely. As members …

 

The fact that there is so much minibus related news coming out on a daily basis just goes to show how important they are in people’s day-to-day lives around the world. For more minibus news and insurance news in general be sure to check the related articles below.