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A row has broken out between rival bus companies in Heanor over one firm’s tactics to attract customers.

Managing director of Trent Barton, Jeff Counsell, has questioned why competitor YourBus, based less than a mile away, has begun accepting his firm’s Zig Zag tickets on its services.

Your Bus on Heanor Market Place.

Your Bus on Heanor Market Place.

The £5 tickets entitle holders to a day’s unlimited travel on Trent Barton buses, which operate across Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire.

Mr Counsell believes YourBus’s tactics can only be damaging to both firms.

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