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McGill’s announces further expansion

Inverclyde’s biggest bus operator, McGill’s, is expanding again with the acquisition of the goodwill of two Paisley operators, Fairway Coaches and Travel Direct, from 7 February. No vehicles are changing hands, and the 15 people employed by the two companies will be offered continued employment with McGill’s.

Ralph Roberts, managing director of McGill’s, says: “I am delighted to have concluded these deals with Fairway Coaches and Travel Direct. The additional routes to Foxbar and Glenburn complement our existing Renfrewshire network and the acquisitions fit well with growth targets for our company’s development in Renfrewshire and beyond.”

These deals follow McGill’s acquisition of the local services and vehicles of Gibson Direct this month.

www.mcgillsbuses.co.uk

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