News from the Darwen Group

Darwen confirms talks with Optare

Darwen Holdings (“Darwen” or the “Company”) has confirmed that it is in talks with Jamesstan Investments Limited, owners of the Optare group of companies, about a transaction that would be considered a reverse takeover under the AIM rules. The Company has informed its shareholders.


Darwen announces new orders worth £5 million

Darwen Group has announced the signing of two significant contracts for bus orders, which will see 38 new buses delivered within the financial year. The two contracts, with a combined value of over £5 million, are for two new generation designs of double deck open top buses, and single deck school buses.


Darwen Holdings floats on AIM

Darwen Holdings (“Darwen” or the “Company”), a leading designer, developer and manufacturer of public transport vehicles to domestic and international markets, has today begun trading on the Alternative Investment Market (AIM) of the London Stock Exchange.