Ironbridge, Telford’s prestigious coach operator ELCOCK REISEN claimed the coveted prize for best in class at the 2017 UK Coach Rally awards in Blackpool across the weekend of 6th & 7th May. Pitched up against 55 other coach operators offering up some tough competition, preparations for the Concours d’Elegance were frantic with attention to detail paramount. Judging included one of the UK’s Traffic Commissioners, every nook and cranny was inspected for cleanliness even throughout the engine bay! whilst the drivers were questioned on their knowledge of technical and operational specifications.

Our Driver Mark Slattery pitching his driving skills in the technical challenges reaching 6th place in the finals, a tremendous effort on his first visit to the event. All the team at Elcock Reisen were delighted to receive their trophy at the awards ceremony this being their first entry since the 1980’s.