BUS company Salisbury Reds has appointed Geoff Stockley as assistant operations manager.

Mr Stockley joined parent company Go South Coast as a driver in 2008, before rising to driving instructor and then assistant operations manager at sister company Excelsior Coaches.

He said: “I’ve gained experience and in-depth knowledge about how the industry works, and that will serve me well in my new role here with Salisbury Reds. We have an excellent team, and I’m looking forward to helping further enhance our offering.”