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18 Jun 2020

Private trip for ‘bus lover’

A man with special needs that ‘loves’ buses was surprised with his own private journey in Suffolk after 14 weeks shielding at home due to coronavirus.

Alasdair Messenger struggled to adjust to not having his weekly bus rides when the pandemic began.

Alasdair Messenger
Alasdair Messenger
(Credit: Kim Dare)

Ipswich Buses organised a ride around the town after the 28-year-old’s support worker, Kim Dare, asked the firm for help.

‘For a lot of people it might not be a big deal … but [Alasdair] was so excited,’ Kim said.


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