Meet the team at Bluestar

Here at Bluestar we have a team of 250 drivers which include those who drive for Unilink, 8 service delivery supervisors, an onsite engineering and MOT department, our very own driving instructors as well as our Operation, Commercial and Marketing managers and their teams. We work across two depots one in Eastleigh and the other in Totton.

 

General Manager

Richard Tyldsley

Richard began his career as a bus driver in County Durham for Go North East. He later joined Stagecoach South as assistant operations manager, and was promoted to operations manager in Winchester in 2010. Richard joined us as General Manager for Bluestar and Southern Vectis in October 2016.

Engineering Manager

Steve Prewett

Steve is our Engineering Manger who looks after our depots at Eastleigh and Totton, as well as our sister company Salisbury Reds engineering team. In 2012 Steve won the Route One Engineer of the Year Award.

 Operations Manager 

Paul Coyne

Paul joined the team in 2012 from Go North East where he started as a bus driver. Now the Operations Manager for Bluestar and Unilink Paul oversees the daily operation of the business and team.

Assistant Operations Manager

Chrysie Spurrier

Starting as a bus conductor for Solent Blue Line Chrysie is now our Assistant Operations Manager for Bluestar and Unilink assisting in overseeing the daily operation of Bluestar and Unilink.

Assistant Operations Manager

Ian Taylor

Ian has worked in several areas of the business since 2004, from Revenue Protection to his current role as Unilink Manager and Assistant Operations Manager. 

Assistant Operations Manager

Damian Robson

Damian joined our management team at Bluestar in May 2016 after working for our sister company Salisbury Reds. Damian works between our Totton and Eastleigh depots as well as our offices in Southampton helping to manage our driving team and day to day operations.

Head of Marketing

 

Nikki Honer

Nikki joined Bluestar as Marketing Manager in 2012 before covering all aspects of marketing and communications for Bluestar and its sister companies Damory, more, Salisbury Reds, Tourist and Unilink.

 

Assistant Marketing & Communications Manager

Stacey Churton

Stacey started in 2012 as Marketing Assistant for Bluestar. She assists largely in digital marketing as well as printed materials and social media aspects of the business for Bluestar, Damory, more, Salisbury Reds, Tourist and Unilink.

Commercial Planning Manager 

Marc West

Marc joined Southern Vectis and our sister company Bluestar in 2012, and has 27 years experience of working in a commercial office. Marc plans the Southern Vectis and Bluestar networks, as well as ensuring our services remain reliable. 

 

 

 

contact us

call:

01202 338421

visit:

bluestar travel shop

Bargate Street

Southampton 

SO14 2DA

email:

managersmailbox@bluestarbus.co.uk