Each bus has cost £166,000 (incl VAT) representing a total investment of £2.3 million by First in the area.
... local MP Huw Irranca-Davies ...
... and representatives from Bus Users UK on board one of them to see all they have to offer.
Featuring leather seats as standard and coming ‘WiFi ready’ the buses are a notable improvement over the vehicles they are replacing. In the coming weeks the free onboard WiFi will be enabled to offer customers the chance to use it while they’re travelling.
This is how the service is portrayed on First's web site:-
Thursday 26th December
Seven weeks after Jesus' birth, Joseph and Mary took Him to Jerusalem. As all Jewish families did, (it was required by Jewish law) they took their firstborn Son to the temple to present Him to the Lord and to offer a sacrifice.
"With my own eyes I have seen your salvation, which you have prepared in the presence of all peoples: A light to reveal your will to the Gentiles and bring glory to your people Israel . This child is chosen by God for the destruction and the salvation of many  in Israel. He will be a sign from God which many people will speak against  and so reveal their secret thoughts. And sorrow, like a sharp sword, will break your own heart."
 He would bring both good news and bad news.
 He wouldn't be universally popular.
 He would break his mother's heart!