Long service of staff marked by awards

The Stagecoach staff with their long service awards.
The Stagecoach staff with their long service awards.

Local bus operator, Stagecoach, has presented two Peterhead staff members with commemorative long service awards in recognition of their hard work and to celebrate their careers.

The tradition of recognising loyal employees who have contributed to the success of Stagecoach takes place annually.

A total of 12 employees were presented with awards for service between 20 and 40 years, two members of staff were recognised for an impressive 40 years service.

Iris Durno, administration Clerk from the Peterhead depot and Philip Russell, bus driver from the Elgin depot were both rewarded for over four decades service.

In addition two members of staff were awarded for reaching milestones of 35 years,.

A further eight members of staff received awards for careers of over 20 years with the company including Douglas Roger, a bus driver at the Peterhead depot who has served for 25 years .

The awards took place at the Drumossie Hotel, Inverness where Stagecoach MD Steve Walker thanked all the staff for their efforts.