FLEET IN FOCUS: OTS

 

FLEET IN FOCUS: OTS

Based: Head office and depot – Hillhead Road, Lamanva, Penryn, Falmouth, Cornwall

Website: www.otsfalmouth.co.uk

Founded: January 1987, when Stephen Moore, a driver for Cherry Tree Coaches of Ruan Minor, purchased Freight Rover Sherpa 300/Made to Measure 16-seat minibus 291 TRL (D919 MVU) with the aid of the Rural

Transport Grant to operate the CHATS (Cornwall Hospital and Town Service) in Falmouth.

LN20 PVP, one of five Mellor Strata Ultra-bodied Mercedes-Benz Sprinters delivered in July. Mellor body is wider than the Sprinter’s axles.

Fleet grew to five minibuses and coaches in 1994, when two coaches were purchased from Cherry Tree after it folded.

Depot moved from Constantine to Lamanva by 2000, and the Office & Transport Services company incorporated 2009. New covered garage being built 2020 a few hundred metres from current site.

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