Meet the team
David is our MD and has been passionate about the coaching industry since the age of sixteen. He worked alongside his father for many years before taking over the family business in 1968 . Today , when he is not driving his desk you will often see him behind the wheel on many of our continental tours – his favourite pastime.
Loves : Football & Skiing
Carole is also a director of the company, married to David, and again you will often see her escorting our continental holidays. When not travelling she is busy planning future tour programmes with exciting new destinations and itineraries for you to enjoy.
Loves : To dance
Rob joined our team in 2009 first of all gaining experience ‘on the road’ before progressing to become our Operations Manager. He was very proud to gain his Certificate of Professional Competence for Transport Managers in the Autumn of 2013 and now co-ordinates driver and vehicle scheduling, compliance and many other aspects of our day to day operations.
Loves : Tractors (and his wife!)
Those of you who have travelled on any of our continental holidays will recognise Brian as one of our tour leaders. Forever the professional he will entertain you with various anecdotes as the miles whistle by, providing local information with much humour.
Loves : Bradford Bulls
Jackie is a familiar face to all those who call into our office or hear her cheery voice on the telephone. She has been working with us since 2000 and happily deals with all your enquiries with amazing efficiency. Her duties also include liaising with hotels and ferry companies, all reservations and dealing with your holiday documentation.
Loves : Cooking
Sue is responsible for our accounts department as well as taking your telephone enquiries, general administration and correspondence. Having lived in the Nailsworth area for most of her life there are not many people she doesn't know here and is a mine of local information.
Loves : Gardening and Walking
Anita joined our team in the Spring of 2013. She brings with her a wealth of experience in the coaching industry having been involved in it for many, many years. She is responsible for our UK Tours and Days Out as well as looking after a number of our private groups.
Loves : Gardening and her grandchildren !
Jacquline joined our team of tour leaders in September 2013, bringing her smile and enthusiasm to our holiday programme. Having taken a break from tourism whilst raising her family she is now enjoying her return to the travel industry and is really looking forward to meeting all our holiday passengers
Loves : Dancing, Horses, Yoga
OUR DRIVING TEAM:-
Dave, Trevor, Tis, Martyn, Zak, Adam, Ewan, Kieran, Ken, Rich N, Adrian, Rich P, Graham, Andy, Rod, Sue, Sean and Martin.
This happy band are the invaluable members of our driving team and between them they
have over 140 years professional experience driving coaches both in the UK and throughout Europe!! We are frequently complimented on their considerate, caring and cheerful natures and they certainly do go ‘ that extra’ mile’ to make sure that your travelling experience is a good one.
All of our drivers undergo recognised training that keeps them ‘ up to speed’ in the driving world as well as taking part in the ROSCO Safe Driver Awards each year.
And finally ..... Chris
Without whom any wheels wouldn’t turn at all as Chris is our maintenance engineer. He is responsible for keeping our fleet of coaches on the road and being an experienced driver himself is also sometimes seen behind the wheel as well as underneath them. Chris also assisted in the workshop by Zak.