WARRINGTON'S Own Buses has been shortlisted for a major industry award.

The firm has made it through to the finals of the routeone Awards 2019.

The bus company is in the small/medium bus operator category along with Ensignbus Co, from Purfleet, University Bus Ltd in Hatfield and Yorkshire Tiger in Wakefield.

All the winners will be revealed at the presentation evening on October 2 at the Hilton Birmingham Metropole, following the first day of the industry’s dedicated trade show, Coach & Bus UK 2019.

routeone Editor Tim Deakin said: “We received a record number of entries for this year’s awards, but more than just the quantity, it was the quality of the submissions that stood out.

"The 2019 shortlist reflects that – from the big names to the small operators, the list of finalists is an incredible and varied lineup of exemplary operators driving forward the industry.

"Congratulations and good luck to all our finalists.”