The Scottish Transport Awards are designed to acknowledge innovation, excellence and progress across all areas of transport and are regarded as the highest industry accolades in Scotland.

Lothian Buses has been shortlisted in the categories Public Transport Operator of the Year, Excellence in Travel Information and Marketing, Contribution to Sustainable Transport, Best Bus Service and Frontline Employee of the Year this year.

The awards ceremony takes place on 20 June 2013 at the Radisson Hotel in Glasgow. In 2011, the Company won the Scottish Transport Award for Excellence in Technology and Innovation.

Managing director of Lothian Buses, Ian Craig, said of the nominations:-“We work hard to make sure our customers receive the best possible service, so to be shortlisted for these prominent awards is fantastic news.

To be nominated at the Scottish Transport Awards is a credit to everyone at Lothian Buses.”