The Team

We are very proud of our team which has a wealth of experience in all aspects of the coach business.

Our staff are trained in vehicle training, vehicle safety, customer care and health & safety regulations (including Driver’s Hours Regulations) and are Criminal Records Bureau checked for your peace of mind.

We are proud to introduce our team as follows:

Arthur ‘Mitch’ Mitchell
General Manager

Fondly known as Mitch, Arthur Mitchell, Mitch’s career in the Coach industry started in 1964 as a Conductor for Aldershot & District Traction Company based in Guildford.
In 1967 he naturally progressed as a Driver. In 1968, the temptation of the open road was too much a temptation and he joined his local family coach company Bicknell’s of Farncombe, Surrey.
After enjoying 21 years of coaching in the Surrey area, Mitch relocated to Dorset and continued his labour of love with Victory Tours based at Sixpenny Handley, Wiltshire.
Mitch is now our General Manager overseeing the complete company operation and reporting to the Director of Operations & Managing Director.

Shaun Haden
Traffic Officer

Shaun Haden began his career in this industry in 2005. Shaun transferred to the coaching side of the business in 2006 and is responsible for looking after your enquiries, bookings and scheduling. From a 16 seat airport transfer to a European Tour, contact Shaun and he will be happy to provide you with practical advice as well as a competitive quote.

Rick Tabor
Transport Manager

After leaving Poole Technical College with 2 City & Guilds in Motor Vehicle Technology, Rick Joined Hants & Dorset Motor Services, and during this time attained his “Any Types” PSV licence. He then Joined Sea View Coaches, Driving throughout the UK and Europe and progressed through the ranks over the next ten years through the workshops and servicing to the traffic office where he was doing the scheduling, organising quotations and offering customer support. Rick became the Operations Manager for a coach holiday and bus company in Cambridgeshire which he commuted to from Poole. Rick continues his role with Cavendish Liner as Transport Manager responsible for maintaining the high standards of our fleet and driving team.

Sue Mitchell Accounts Manager

Sue brings with her an experienced eye for the accounts as well as her experience in driving. She can be contacted for any enquiries from suppliers or customers regarding payment and invoicing as well as any administration questions.