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German body seeks UK operator feedback

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REPRESENTING coach operators in Germany, the BDO is desperately seeking feedback from UK coach operators regarding the questionnaire, launched in partnership with RDA - International Coach Tourism Association, for coach operators to help evaluate needs for parking facilities in Germany during the World Cup.

The International Road Transport Union (IRU) members were specifically asked by the FIFA Organisation Committee to collate the information in order to help local authorities devise efficient transport plans, accommodation and facilities in the twelve host cities of the 2006 World Cup, which starts from 9 June until 9 July.

The questionnaire was distributed to both German and UK operators from 9 December 2004 and a BDO spokesperson says: “We have not received a single questionnaire by British coach companies and strongly urge those travelling to the World Cup to come forward and specify their requirements.”

The survey will be used to assess adequate provision of coach parking spaces during the competition.

Questionnaires are available to download from the RDA members’ website - or you can download a copy by clicking on the following link:


FIFA World Cup 2006 Coach Parking Questionnaire


www.bdo-online.de
www.rda.de


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