ELLESMERE PORT bus passengers are being asked to nominate their favourite bus driver in a bid to find the UK’s number one.

The search is being run by the UK Bus Awards and Arriva North West is urging its customers to get behind their bus driver heroes.

The annual UK Bus Awards competition is designed to find the driver who has best demonstrated excellent performance from the customer perspective in the last 12 months.

Drivers from Arriva’s regions across the UK will be competing for the title against drivers from all other bus companies.

The deadline for nominations is Friday, June 17.

To nominate, visit www.topnationalbusdriver.co.uk.