High-flier Maureen takes to the road for National Express
Former flier Maureen Baxter’s life as a travel pioneer has brought her back down to earth.
The one-time commercial pilot has landed a role as an ambassador for coach travel, hitting the road on behalf of fellow senior citizens.
Maureen, 78, who worked as an air hostess before becoming one of the first women to hold a pilot’s licence, will be travelling the nation’s highways to champion affordable tickets for the elderly.
As a National Express ambassador she will get free travel in return for feedback about the UK’s largest coach company.
“I can’t wait to hit the road,” said Maureen at home... read more
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