Saturday 23 February 2013

Bluebird Acquisition by Stagecoach Approved

Merger cleared

The OFT has decided, on the information currently available to it,  

not to refer the anticipated acquisition of Bluebird Bus & Coach by Greater Manchester Buses (South) Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of Stagecoach plc.

The text of this decision will be placed on the Office of Fair Trading's website at as soon as is reasonably practicable.

In the event of media enquiries, please call the OFT Press Office on 020 7211 8899.