First Cymru

Type: Company
Name: First Cymru
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

Llanelli bus services to change from Sunday

BUS services in and around Swansea, Llanelli and Carmarthen will change from August 3.It comes as First makes some alterations to its network.The 110/111 Swansea to Llanelli service is one of those affected.The timetable for these services is changing ... [Published Llanelli Star - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

Carmarthenshire National Eisteddfod 2014: Five things you should know before visiting the Llanelli event

Around 150,000 people are expected to head to Llanelli this August when the 2014 National Eisteddfod pitches up at Festival Fields, Millennium Coastal Park.Held between August 1-9, expect an eclectic mix of music, literature, dance, theatre and visual ... [Published Wales Online - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 2 reports

National Eisteddfod 2014: Getting to the Carmarthenshire Eisteddfod by rail and bus

Shuttle busA free shuttle bus is on offer at the National Eisteddfod in Llanelli this year, with a service set to run between the town’s rail and bus stations and the Maes every 20 minutes.The first bus will start from the train station at 8.05am and ... [Published Wales Online - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 1 reports

New bus route created as part of new timetable

Comments (0)BUS services in Carmarthenshire will change from August 3 as First make alterations to its network.As part of the changes, a new route is being created with a new X29 express service linking Tycroes and Carmarthen and offering guaranteed connections ... [Published Carmarthen Journal - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 18 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 1 reports

All board the Eisteddfod bus!

Comments (0)ARE you heading to Carmarthenshire's Eisteddfod next month? Then why not avoid the hassle of driving - and parking by hopping aboard  public transport?A free shuttle bus service will run between Llanelli’s rail and bus stations and the Maes ... [Published Carmarthen Journal - Jul 18 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 1 reports

Llanelli Eisteddfod 2014: Bus operator First Cymru helping to...

BUS operator First Cymru is helping to raise awareness of the National Eisteddfod in a unique way.It has donated £1,500 worth of advertising space on 50 of its Llanelli buses, and has also covered the cost of producing special cove panels.The panels will ... [Published Llanelli Star - Jul 16 2014]
First reported Jul 07 2014 - Updated Jul 07 2014 - 1 reports

TRAVEL: Trains delayed up to 60 minutes between Swansea and...

The line between Swansea and Cardiff has been reopened after @networkrail have fixed signals. Still delays of around 60 minutes.— First Great Western (@FGW) July 7, 2014SIGNALLING problems have sparked chaos for rail passengers in Swansea.Lines between ... [Published South Wales Evening Post - Jul 07 2014]
First reported Jul 05 2014 - Updated Jul 05 2014 - 1 reports

Staffing : blamed for halting buses

A STAFFING issue led to the cancellation of more than 10 buses this week.First Cymru buses sent out a series of tweets on Thursday morning warning people of the cancelled buses.Some of these services included the Swansea to Penplas route and the Swansea ... [Published 4 Traders - Jul 05 2014]
First reported Jul 04 2014 - Updated Jul 04 2014 - 1 reports

New ticket option to extend Swansea's park and ride services

Park and Ride services in Swansea are to extended under new ticket plans.SWANSEA'S Park and Ride services are to get a facelift.The existing service provides park and ride customers in Landore, Fabian Way and Fforestfach with parking and return bus travel ... [Published South Wales Evening Post - Jul 04 2014]
First reported Jul 03 2014 - Updated Jul 03 2014 - 1 reports

Date set for start of new T1 bus service

Margaret Everson, from Bus Users Cymru said, "Bus Users Cymru is delighted that the future of this service is now secure. To prepare for the tendering process we organised consultation group meetings along the route because it was important that we gave ... [Published Noodls - Jul 03 2014]
First reported Jun 23 2014 - Updated Jun 23 2014 - 2 reports

Emergency road closure in place after Llanelli culvert collapses

By Ruth Dawson / ruth.dawson@swwmedia.co.uk / @Ruth_DawsonCwmbach Road in Llanelli will be closed until June 27.A Llanelli road is expected to be closed for five days after a culvert collapsed.All traffic to Culvert Road, near Stradey Castle, is being ... [Published South Wales Evening Post - Jun 23 2014]
Entities: emergency, First Cymru
First reported Jun 23 2014 - Updated Jun 23 2014 - 1 reports

Airport bus contract considered

THE operator of the controversial Cardiff airport express bus has confirmed it will bid for the right to operate the service, from August 17.First Cymru served notice on the Vale Council on June 9 informing it that it would cease its contract to serve ... [Published Barry and District News - Jun 23 2014]

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"We would encourage all our customers to check carefully how they may personally be affected by the changes being made."
"Including Eisteddfod related poetry and images on the buses helps us to reach a completely different audience."
A spokeswoman for First Cymru said: "Following unexpected staffing issues on Thursday morning, a number of scheduled journeys did not operate."
Councillor June Burtonshaw said: "Park and ride is already excellent value for money and easy to use."

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Llanelli bus services to change from Sunday [Published Llanelli Star - Jul 28 2014]
Carmarthenshire National Eisteddfod 2014: Five ... [Published Wales Online - Jul 28 2014]
National Eisteddfod 2014: Getting to the Carmar... [Published Wales Online - Jul 22 2014]
Shuttle along to Eisteddfod Maes [Published South Wales Guardian - Jul 21 2014]
New bus route created as part of new timetable [Published Carmarthen Journal - Jul 21 2014]
All board the Eisteddfod bus! [Published Carmarthen Journal - Jul 18 2014]
Llanelli Eisteddfod 2014: Bus operator First Cy... [Published Llanelli Star - Jul 16 2014]
National Eisteddfod 2014: Getting to the Llanel... [Published Wales Online - Jul 11 2014]
TRAVEL: Trains delayed up to 60 minutes between... [Published South Wales Evening Post - Jul 07 2014]
Staffing : blamed for halting buses [Published 4 Traders - Jul 05 2014]
New ticket option to extend Swansea's park and ... [Published South Wales Evening Post - Jul 04 2014]
Date set for start of new T1 bus service [Published Noodls - Jul 03 2014]
Emergency road closure in place after Llanelli ... [Published South Wales Evening Post - Jun 23 2014]
Airport bus contract considered [Published Barry and District News - Jun 23 2014]
Emergency Llanelli road closure after culvert c... [Published Llanelli Star - Jun 23 2014]
Park and ride for Swansea on Boxing Day [Published News Wales - Dec 23 2013]
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