It’s time to vote for your champion bus driver for Kent and Surrey! Take a look at the contenders below and vote for your favourite driver.
Name: Nathan Springett
Where are you from? Maidstone
Where do you live? Maidstone
Do you have any children? Yes, 2 boys, aged 6 and 4, and a girl of 5 months.
How long have you worked for Arriva? 5 years
Is this your first job with Arriva? Yes
What do you enjoy most about being a bus driver? Meeting the different people
What did you want to be when you grew up? I wanted to be a chef
How do you feel about being nominated for a MAD award? I'm honoured - it's my second year running!
What would it mean to win the overall award? It would mean a lot to win the overall award - I came 2nd last year.
How do you think your passengers describe you? Fun, happy, outgoing.
What is your favourite route to drive? Lates, certain routes like the 71 between Maidstone and Snodland.
How do you think the bus system helps your local community? Every 10 minutes helps in my community - people being able to get around.