April 21

Roberts’ eight start work

first_imgRoberts Travel Group has put eight new Volvo B8RLEs, with MCV bodies, to work on Leicester’s park-and-ride routes, operated under contract for Leicestershire County Council.Eight new Volvo/MCV B8RLEs for Roberts Travel’s Leicester park-and-ride contractWith 75 vehicles, a quarter of Roberts’ fleet is Volvo, which led to the order for more. Says MD Jonathan Hunt: “The fuel consumption, reliability and size of this particular vehicle, with capacity for 91 passengers, perfectly meet our needs for this contract.”Founded in 1995 and based in Hugglescote, Roberts also runs a school service and a tendered service route. Its holidays division was created in 2005 providing coach holidays in the UK and Europe.last_img