All aboard as new bus station opens in Oakham

Oakham Bus Station officially opened today by  Thomas Suthern (102) with his son Glyn Suthern with Roger Begy, leader of Rutland County Council. EMN-140705-143255009

Oakham Bus Station officially opened today by Thomas Suthern (102) with his son Glyn Suthern with Roger Begy, leader of Rutland County Council. EMN-140705-143255009

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A 102-year-old Oakham resident was honoured to be awarded the privilege of giving the all aboard signal to bus passengers in Rutland.

Tommy Suthern, of Withers Close, cut the ribbon to officially open the new Oakham bus station in John Street yesterday.

Oakham Bus Station officially opened today by  Thomas Suthern (102) with his son Glyn Suthern. EMN-140705-143152009

Oakham Bus Station officially opened today by Thomas Suthern (102) with his son Glyn Suthern. EMN-140705-143152009

Mr Suthern is Rutland’s only living Honoury Alderman, in recognition of his service to the county . He was twice Oakham mayor and also served on Rutland County Council.

 

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