A SPECIAL ‘Santa bus’ has taken to the roads as a festive gesture from transport company Stagecoach.
It is being driven by a man in a Santa suit, who is aided by a ‘glamorous elf’.
The company has released its schedule for the Christmas and new year period.
On Christmas Eve buses will run according normally, but routes 21, 23, 39, 700 and Hoverbus will finish early.
There will be no service on Christmas Day and Boxing Day will follow a Sunday schedule, but the Hoverbus will not run.
December 27 and December 28 will follow Sunday schedules. December 29 will follow a Saturday schedule, but routes 37, 38 and Hoverbus will follow a normal Tuesday non-school schedule.
December 30 will follow a Saturday schedule, but there will be a Wednesday non-school service on routes 37, 38, Asda A4, A6 and Hoverbus.
New Year’s Eve will follow a Saturday schedule, but routes 37, 38 and Hoverbus will follow a normal weekday non-school service. Routes 21, 23, 39, 700 and Hoverbus will finish early.
There will be a Sunday service on New Year’s Day.