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Arriva London Norwood driver Highly Commended at UK Bus Awards

Peter BennetPeter BennetUK Bus Awards logoUK Bus Awards logoAt the recent UK Bus awards held at the London Hilton in Park Lane, Peter Bennet, an Arriva London driver from Norwood in South London, was Highly Commended in the category of "Top London Bus Driver".

The "Top London Bus Driver" award is given to those individuals who best fit the client’s ideal:

a driver who is friendly, helpful, conscientious, mindful of passengers’ comfort and wellbeing – in short, a true professional and worthy ambassador for the job

Gary Smith, Norwood’s operating manager, says of Peter

“With over 30 years in the bus industry as a driver, Peter is always willing to help and nothing is too much trouble.

"Peter works as a new entrant trainer, helping to settle new staff into the business as well as driving Routemaster buses on the Arriva Heritage fleet for corporate and charitable events, most recently in the Lord Mayor’s show.

"Peter manages all this as well as a demanding family life where he and his wife have to care for a 29-year old daughter with a rare condition.

"He has an excellent attendance record, his timekeeping is also excellent, he is always smart in appearance and sets a great example by demonstrating how to work to a very high standard in what is undoubtedly a demanding industry”.

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Published: Wed 28 Nov 2012Modified: Wed 28 Nov 2012

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