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Local operator cuts prices to celebrate 2018 Catch the Bus Week

A local bus company is trying to get more people to hop on board by cutting prices for a week.

Midland Classic celebrating Catch the Bus Week

Midland Classic celebrating Catch the Bus Week

Midland Classic is making the changes as part of Catch the Bus Week which runs until July 8.

The company, which operates services between Lichfield and Burton, has reduced adult and child classic weekly saver tickets reduced to £10 for the week.

Midland Classic’s operations manager Michael Cartwright said: “With our reduced prices during Catch the Bus Week, there has never been a better time to park and ride to try the bus as a viable alternative to using the car.

“Do your bit during Catch the Bus Week to help to free up our gridlocked roads.”
Andrew Griffiths MP said: “It is really important that we continue to support the town w

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  1. Uncle Baldie

    2nd July, 2018 at 11:05 pm

    Just what route would this be then?
    I have looked at the Midland Classic website, and there does not seem to be any mention of a bus route connecting Lichfield and Burntwood, its mainly only services round and about Burton.

  2. Ross

    3rd July, 2018 at 6:45 am

  3. Uncle Baldie

    3rd July, 2018 at 11:38 am

    Thanks, Ross. I looked at those services on the website, and as I say, I cannot see how they go anywhere near Burntwood. Lichfield, yes, but not Burntwood.

  4. Ross

    3rd July, 2018 at 11:54 am

    Apologies, that was our typo – should have said Burton.

  5. Uncle Baldie

    3rd July, 2018 at 1:03 pm


    Well, there goes ‘Catch the Bus week’ for me, then ! Pity….