A fleet of 29 new coaches are being added to the Shearings Holidays fleet.

Twenty two of the new vehicles are already in service, with the rest expected to be phased in over the coming weeks.

The Mercedes Tourismos are part of an order for 43 new coaches across vehicles the core Shearings fleet and sister brand National Holidays.

Features include dual 19” monitors paired with Bosch Professional Line audio/visual systems

The safety specification on the coaches includes an advanced electronic braking system, lane departure warning system and an electronic stability control programme.

Shearings Leisure Group chief executive, Richard Calvert, said: “We are delighted to welcome the new vehicles to the fleet. This represents a major investment for us and is a testament to our commitment as a business to provide customers with the ultimate comfort and safety while on tour.

“The Euro 6 Tourismo coaches are very popular with our customers and the latest interiors will add even more luxury to their overall experience.”