Following negotiations between the two companies, Suffolk Norse Ltd has agreed to undertake work already booked with Otley near Ipswich based Forget Me Not Travel Ltd and take on future bookings. The agreement includes Suffolk Norse Ltd operating from the existing Forget Me Not Travel Ltd depot, the purchase of vehicles and the offer of employment to some of the former drivers of the Soames family owned firm. Suffolk Norse Ltd is a local coach company operating across Suffolk and is part of the Norse Group.
Tony, Mandy and Andrew Soames from Forget Me Not said, ‘We are happy that Suffolk Norse Ltd have agreed to look after our customers and have employed some of our former staff. We are confident that Suffolk Norse will continue to provide the service that has been provided by the Soames family for four generations. We would like to thank all our customers for their support over the years.’
MD of Suffolk Norse, Trevor Whiting, said, ‘We are delighted to have been able to negotiate this agreement with such a well-known and respected local coach operator, and we look forward to continuing to provide the same levels of service to their customers. We also look forward to meeting the customers of Forget Me Not Travel over the coming weeks.’