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TLC Travel 

Operator of MetroConnect services in Bradford and Leeds and Metro Access Bus services in the Bradford area

Last Updated: July 4th 2010

PB0004246/I for 16 vehicles
TLC Travel Limited, 7 Linton Street, West Bowling, Bradford BD4 7EZ
DEPOT: 7 Linton Street, West Bowling, Bradford

Whats New:

New is Optare Solo YJ10EYX and acquired are Optare Solos MX07NTE, MX07BCV & MX09AOM

Acquired are Optare Solos X171NWR & X179NWR

A new blue and cream fleet livery has been introduced

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Optare Solo M850, Optare B18F.
       X171NWR  VN6531             6531         (12/2009) 10/2000  Ex-Calderdale MBC     Old Accessbus
       X179NWR  VN6537             6537         (11/2009) 11/2000  Ex-Kirklees MBC       Old Accessbus
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Optare Solo M850 B29F
       YN53ZWE  19000000001323                  (12/2006)  1/2004  Ex-Teamdeck           MetroConnect
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Optare Solo M850, Optare B29F.
 1344  MX54KXV  19000000001344                            10/2004                        MetroConnect
 1345  MX54KXW  19000000001345                            10/2004                        MetroConnect
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Optare Solo Slimline M780SL, Optare B24F.
 1542  MX54KYK  SAB19000000001542                          1/2005                        MetroConnect
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Mercedes Benz Sprinter 616CDi, Mellor B15F.
       MX06OXV  WDB9056132R844583  WLF0010                 6/2006                        AccessBus
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Optare Solo M780SE, Optare B27F.
 2609  MX07BCV  SABDNEAB07R192609                (4/2010)  3/2007  Ex-Lancashire United  TLC Travel
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Optare Solo M780SE, Optare B15F.
 2833  YJ07VTL  SABDNEAB07R192833                          4/2007                        AccessBus
 2834  YJ07VTM  SABDNEAB07R192834                          4/2007                        AccessBus
 2835  YJ07VTN  SABDNEAB07R192835                          4/2007                        AccessBus
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Optare Solo M950, Optare B33F.
       MX07NTE  SABFL0MAE07L192645               (4/2010)  8/2007  Ex-Britannia Parking  White           
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Optare Solo M780SE, Optare B15F. 
 2913  YJ57EJO  SABDNEAB07R192913                         12/2007                        MetroLocal
 2914  YJ57EJU  SABDNEAB07R192914                         12/2007                        MetroLocal
 2915  YJ57EJV  SABDNEAB07R192915                         12/2007                        MetroLocal
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Optare Solo M710SE, Optare B21F.
 3104  MX09AOM  SABCN2AB08R193104                (4/2010)  3/2009  Ex-Drake, Blaina      TLC Travel
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Optare Solo M780SE, Optare B15F.
 3384  YJ09KZN  SABDN2AB08R193384                          4/2009                        AccessBus

 3385  YJ09KZO  SABDN2AB08R193385                          4/2009                        AccessBus
 3386  YJ09KZP  SABDN2AB08R193386                          4/2009                        AccessBus
 3387  YJ09KZR  SABDN2AB08R193387                          4/2009                        AccessBus
 3390  YJ09KZU  SABDN2AB08R193390                          4/2009                        AccessBus

 3391  YJ09KZV  SABDN2AB08R193391                          4/2009                        AccessBus
 3392  YJ09KZW  SABDN2AB08R193392                          4/2009                        AccessBus
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Optare Solo M710SE, Optare B??F.
 3536  YJ10EYX  SABCN2AB09L193536                          4/2010                        TLC Travel

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Livery:

Blue & Cream fleet livery: 2609, 3104, 3536

Red & White New Metro Accessbus livery: MX06OXV, 2833-2835, 3384-3387, 3390-3392

Red & White MetroConnect livery: 1344, 1345, YN53ZWE

Red & White MetroLocal livery: 2913-2915

Red & Cream Old Accessbus livery: X171NWR, X179NWR

Overall white with MetroConnect branding: 1542

Overall white: MX07NTE

Analysis of types operated:

24 MINIBUSES
23 Optare Solo, 1 Mercedes Benz Sprinter

Total: 24 Buses

Services Operated:

Service Number Route
Mon - Fri Daytime Frequency Sat Daytime Frequency Journey Time Daytime Vehicle Requirement
606 Bradford - Euroway Trading Estate Every 40 Mins (Peak) No Service 43 Mins 1 Optare Solo (1344 or 1345)
653 Bradford - Otley Every 90 Minutes Every 90 Minutes 45 Mins 1 Optare Solo (1344 or 1345)
940 Holt Park - Otley - Wharfedale Hospital Hourly Hourly 30 Mins 1 Optare Solo (YN53ZWE)
947 Bradford - Greengates - Yeadon Westfield Hourly Hourly 28 Mins 1 Optare Solo (MX07NTE)
966 Guiseley - Yeadon - Yeadon Westfield Hourly Hourly 58 Mins 1 Optare Solo (2609)
967 Leeds Bradford Airport - Otley - Menston Every 30 Minutes Every 30 Minutes 57 Mins 2 Optare Solo (3104 & 3536)
MC3 Smiddles Lane - Great Horton Circular Every 30 Mins (Off Peak) Every 30 Mins 25 Mins see 606
ML1 Heckmondwike Metro Local Every 30 Mins (Mon, Tue, Thur) Every 30 Mins 29 Mins 1 Optare Solo SE
ML16 Birstall/Staincliffe Metro Local Every 30 Mins (Wed, Fri) No Service 29 Mins
ML2 Cleckheaton/Scholes Metro Local Hourly Hourly 27 Mins 1 Optare Solo SE
ML3 Cleckheaton/Hunsworth Metro Local Hourly Hourly 25 Mins
ML9 Dewsbury/Bywell Road Metro Local Hourly (Tue, Thur) Hourly 29 Mins 1 Optare Solo SE
ML10 Dewsbury/Boothroyd Metro Local Hourly (Tue, Thur) Hourly 29 Mins
ML11 Dewsbury/Thornhill Lees Metro Local 6 Journeys (Mon, Wed, Fri) No Service 25 Mins
ML12 Dewsbury/Grange Moor Metro Local 2 Journeys (Mon, Wed, Fri) No Service 59 Mins
AB AccessBus services across Bradford - - - 10 Optare Solo, 1 Merc Sprinter
 No Service on Sundays 21 Buses

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