Ritchies

Some years ago I watched a famous American actress being interviewed on American television. She was asked about bus travel and, in an animated American accent, responded: "Honey, as far as I'm concerned, if a man has to travel on...

Driver shortage for $2 buses

  Queenstown's bus boss is having a "freak-out" over getting drivers for the resort's $2 bus service. Ritchies branch manager Nyall Fraser says he needs another 14 drivers and might have to fly some in from the North Island and pay...

Why park-and-ride died

The lack of a suitable base in Frankton proved fatal to a proposed park-and-ride trial in Queenstown. The trial, targeted to start before Christmas, was dropped by Queenstown's council in a public-excluded session at its final meeting last Thursday. Queenstown councillor Alexa...
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