- The East Midlands Route will come under LNE with Martin Frobisher reporting direct to Phil Verster.
- Sussex, Kent and Anglia Routes will come together under a new South East Route led by Dave Ward. Fiona Taylor and Mark Ruddy (and a soon to be recruited RMD for Anglia) will now report to the RMD SE.
With all this consolidation going on Eye wonders what it means for Deep Alliances?
Perhaps Stagecoach can stay ahead of the game by winning the ICGW franchise... once the competition is restarted of course!