Arriva London CCTV team win prestigious Met Police awards
Each year the Metropolitan police hold an awards ceremony at New Scotland Yard to reward CCTV professionals for their endeavours in London.
The on-bus CCTV systems are designed to make travelling in London a safer experience, and Arriva London regularly receives requests from police officers for CCTV footage, to assist them in investigating incidents that have occurred on or around their buses.
The MPS/TfL Bus CCTV Awards, held this week, recognise excellence in the use and management of on-bus CCTV, and Arriva London is extremely proud to announce that their CCTV team have been successful in winning two of the prestigious awards, together with commendations for three individuals in the team.
The Best CCTV Operator award went to the Arriva London CCTV data control room, with the Best CCTV Analyst award being won by Arriva London's Senior CCTV analyst Paul Bonny who was
"Commended for his commitment, dedicated approach and showing true professionalism providing on-bus CCTV evidence for serious investigations".
Paul also received a further commendation together with his colleagues John Keating and Robert Sawyer, they were
"Commended for their total dedication and instrumental approach with the use of on-bus CCTV and technical support to the Metropolitan Police and other law enforcement agencies"
Paula Tansley, Arriva London's Risk manager said:-
" I am very pleased and honoured that my team have received these awards, and am very proud of them".
Published : Thu 6th Apr. 2017 - Thu 11th May. 2017
Vintage bus parade at Victoria Bus Station to mark the 70th anniversary of the first post-war RT bus features an Arriva route
To mark the 70th anniversary of the first post-war RT bus, there was a parade of vintage buses at Victoria Bus Station on Wednesday morning.
The visit had been organised following Leon meeting Enfield bus driver Malkiat Birdi, whilst he was attending the TfL initiative for drivers called Hello London.
Making the capital’s buses as simple to use as the London Underground is a new initiative being trialled on seven London bus routes, including Arriva London routes 150 and 128.
In association with TfL and HCT Transport, we opened our doors to welcome the public, giving them the opportunity to explore the garage, meet our operations teams, ride on a bus through the bus wash, tour our operations control centres and see & ride on some historic preserved buses.
Our recent route gains in North London include route 19, from Finsbury Park to Battersea Bridge (South Side), which has meant implementing an extensive mobilisation programme to maintain our high standards.
One of the most important elements in Arriva London’s development is the training and education it offers its staff, from engineering apprentices to graduate trainees, everyone in the business is offered the opportunity to develop and flourish.