The Norwich bus network is set to be given a big revamp next month, it was announced at yesterday's launch event by Norfolk’s main bus operator First.
The new network, which will be operated by the newly-named First
Norwich, has been colour-coded in an effort to ‘simplify’ the city’s network for
Giles Fearnley, managing director for First UK Bus, said that Norfolk is ‘a
very important part’ of the company nationally and said: 'What we have done is
make the network more efficient in the way we have linked up each route.'
'Things such as drivers sitting idle waiting for their next trip, that is
where we have been able to find some efficiencies by linking up different
First are hoping the new network will further improve punctuality and offer a
better service, using the eight differently coloured routes, from Sunday,
Further details of each of the coloured routes can be found here on the Eastern Daily Press website