December Newsletter 2018

Merry Christmas from everyone at Stagecoach South!

This edition is our top pantomime picks for the festive season to get you into the mood for mince pies and a visit from the big man himself! We’ve also got a fantastic offer for the family this Christmas.

… So without further ado - on with the show! (He’s behind you!)

Head to Princes Hall Theatre, in Aldershot who is showing Beauty and the Beast.

Join Belle, the Beast and their friends in the classic ‘tale as old as time’ as they try to break an evil spell which has been cast on a handsome prince and his kingdom. Will the Beast learn to love and be loved in return? Or will he stay a Beast forever?

Be our guest, get to the theatre on bus routes Gold 1 & Route 7

The Lights Theatre, in Andover have joined with Andover College for their Christmas pantomime Peter Pan.

Follow Peter, Wendy, Tinkerbelle and their friends on an amazing adventure to Neverland with pirates, mermaids, a giant crocodile and much more!

We don’t have a pirate ship, but you can travel with us by bus! Take routes  Activ8, Route 3 & Route 4

Basingstoke’s Anvil is showing Snow White & the Seven Dwarfs

Starring special guests Dani Harmer and Chris Pizzey this performance will be fun for all the family. Meet the wicked queen, Snow White, the 7 cheeky dwarfs, the handsome prince and their friends. Find out who in fact, is the fairest one of all!

Leave the car at home take routes Basingstoke Centre Shuttle, Basingstoke 1, Basingstoke 3, Route 4, Basingstoke 7, Route 13 & Route 76

This Christmas Chichester Festival Theatre is bringing you Sleeping Beauty with a twist!

Princess Aurora is cursed when she is a baby, by an evil witch. On her 16th Birthday, the princess pricks her finger on a spindle and falls into a deep sleep only to be woken with true loves kiss, except in this story there are two princes after the princess! Will everyone live happily ever after?

If the thought of finding a parking space makes you feel like you could sleep for 100 years, why not leave the car at home and take the bus? Routes 55, 50, 60 & U7 will get you there!

Take a trip to Guildford’s Yvonne Arnold Theatre for this year’s pantomime performance Cinderella!

Follow the tale of a young girl, her wicked step family, a fairy godmother and a handsome prince. Will Cinderella make it to the ball? Or will her wicked step sisters get in the way of her happiness?

Bibbidi-Bobbidi-Boo! You don’t need a pumpkin and a fairy god mother to get you there, take the bus. Routes 70, 71, 72 & Park & Ride route 200 are just a short hop away from the theatre.

The New Theatre Royal in Portsmouth is putting on a fabulous performance of Peter Pan.

Grab your coat and just a sprinkling of pixie dust and fly to Neverland, where you will never grow up! Join Peter, Wendy, Tinkerbelle, and their friends (and foes!) on a magical adventure this Christmas.

We can’t fly you there with pixie dust, but we can get you there by bus. Take a Coastliner 700 or a Hover bus to the action!

Winchester’s Theatre Royal will be featuring Beauty and the Beast for this year’s pantomime performance.

Fifi the Fairy is rushing against time to bring Belle and the Beast together to break an evil curse before the last petals fall from and enchanted rose. Will they make it in time?

Save your legs, take routes Spring, Kings City 3, 5, 7, Route 66, 67, 86 or E2 to the theatre

Worthing Pavilion Theatre presents Aladdin, the pantomime for their Christmas production.

Discover ‘a whole new world’ as you are transported to Agrabah, in the desert, where you will meet Aladdin, Genie, Princess  Jasmine, Abanazar and their friends on a magical adventure!

We don’t have a magic carpet, but we have the next best thing! Travel by bus, take routes Coastliner 700, Pulse, Route 1, 5, 9 or 10


To make this Christmas even better, we have two fabulous offers for you all! Buy an Adult Dayrider Gold and up to three children can travel with you for free! Or aChild Dayrider Gold is only £3

Both these offers are running between Thursday 20th December and Wednesday 2nd January (inclusive) and the offers are valid on both paper tickets and tickets purchased through the app!

So if you are heading to the panto, visiting friends or doing some last minute shopping, make Stagecoach your choice for travel this Christmas. 

Mobile tickets are here on the Stagecoach Bus App