MAD Wales

It’s time to vote for your champion bus driver for Wales! Take a look at the contenders below and vote for your favourite driver.

Amanda Young

Name: Amanda Young

Depot: Bangor

Age: 42

Where are you from? Bethesda

Where do you live? Bethesda

Do you have any children? - Yes, I have a boy of  6

How long have you worked for Arriva: 12 years

Is this your first job with Arriva? Yes

What do you enjoy most about being a bus driver? Meeting all the different passengers, day in, day out

What did you want to be when you grew up? RAF pilot

What was your first job? I used to be in the Army

How do you feel about being nominated for a MAD award? I was really shocked - it was nice!

What would it mean to win the overall award? It would be great to get a bit of recognition

How do you think your passengers describe you? Chatty, friendly, helpful

What is your favourite route to drive? My favourite is the Holyhead service

How do you think the bus system helps your local community? The bus system helps a lot. We live in a rural area and it helps the elderly and the young.

Now it's time to vote!

Vote for your favourite driver in Wales


Vote for the Arriva driver you think should win

Voting closes on Monday 18 March 2019