Dearne bus drivers scoop top awards for public service

Two Dearne bus drivers have been celebrated at the Stagecoach 2015 Customer Service Stars Awards.

By The Newsroom
Wednesday, 6th January 2016, 12:50 pm
Updated Monday, 18th January 2016, 3:49 pm
Community event.
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The transport operator called on its customers to nominate their favourite employee earlier in 2015 for the annual awards, which recognises the customer service skills of Stagecoach bus drivers all around the country.

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The competition saw Thomas Cordingley, from the Barnsley depot, take home a Customer Service Star for “always being presentable and lovely to talk to, very patient, smiley, happy, cheery and a careful driver.” Paul Billam, who is based at the Rawmarsh depot, won the same award. Customer feedback praised his “great personality” and highlighted the fact he is “very well-mannered and helpful, a brill driver who is simply the best.”