Chalfont News

29th April 2008

New Range Of Vehicles On Offer at Chalfont!

With the summer nearly upon us, Chalfont Coaches are pleased to announce the purchase of more new vehicles to our fleet of coaches.

The purchase of these vehicles to our fleet are significant in that they represent a different range on offer to our customers.

The new range of vehicles consist of;

70 Seater VDL Bova

With 70 seats the VDL Bova is very versatile giving our customers the opportunity to move even larger numbers of people with fewer vehicles meaning it's less hassle and more affordable. The vehicle is fitted with Air Conditioning for added comfort for our customers.

Wheelchair Accessible Volvo Vanhools B12B's



Our new wheelchair access vehicles have the capability to be used with 53 seats or 49 seats and place for 1 wheelchair which has access via a lift situated in the middle of the vehicle.

The vehicles are equipped with floor mounted toilet (with hot air hand dryers), Air Conditioning, Satellite Navigation, CD Radio with P.A system.

The vehicles are fitted with the Volvo 12 litre engine which is at the rear of the vehicle and is joined to a 12 speed i-shift gearbox giving 420bhp.

These new vehicles are a first for Chalfont and we are very pleased with their performance and handling.


16 Seater Mercedes Minibus



Director Ivan Shears, Commented;

"These vehicles represent an investment of over £1million and take the company into different areas of coaching, especially with our entrance into wheelchair accessible vehicles.

In the short time that these vehicles have been with us they have already been well received by our customers."




19th September 2007

New Vehicles

Chalfont are pleased to anounce that we are to take delivery of five new vehicles over the next 2 to 3 months.

The vehicles that are to be delivered are as follows;

2x 53 seater Volvo B12B Euro 5 Wheelchair accessible Vanhool

1x 57 seater Volvo B12B Euro 5 Vanhool

1 x 70 seater VDL Bova

1x 16 seater Mercedes Minibus



1st June 2007

Churchill Cup 2007


Team U.S.A

Team U.S.A at training.

New Zealand Maori

The New Zealand Maori.

Team Canada


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Team Canada at Training on 1st June 2007


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10th May 2007

Churchill Cup 2007

Chalfont Coaches are pleased to announce that we have been awarded the contract to supply the team coaches for all the participating nations in this years Rugby Union Churchill Cup.

Teams participating are England Saxons, Ireland, Scotland, New Zealand Maori, Canada & U.S.A.

The tournament finishes up at Twickenham on finals day on the 2nd June 2007.



Chalfont Coaches take delivery of 3 new Volvo Vanhools.

In September 2006 Chalfont Coaches took delivery of 3 new Volvo B12M Van Hool Alizee T9 Alicron 12-metre luxury coaches.

The new vehicles feature reclining seats with rear, floor mounted toilet including warm air hand dryers.

All our new vehicles feature the Volvo 340bhp mid-mounted Euro Three engine coupled to a six speed manual gearbox with retarders and ASR traction control.

The new vehicles are all certified DDA compliant with Hanover displays to the front, side and rear, modified step widths, contrasting step edgings and handrails.

The vehicles include Radio, PA and CD system, Travel pilot satellite navigation system and colour reversing camera.

The recent additions at Chalfont now means that 82% of the vehicles are less than 3 years old.

To see the whole of Chalfont Coaches fleet click here or go to the "our range of vehicles" page at the top.


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