News Optare finally closes down Blackburn fac rhysadams June 8, 2012 No Comments Bus and Coach.com – Optares factory in Blackburn has closed, bringing 80 years of bus manufacturing in the town to an end. http://www.transportinfo.org.uk/ Share this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window) ← British Airways takes over seven Bmi destinations Two killed in RockNess bus crash → Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Time limit is exhausted. Please reload the CAPTCHA. seven − = 6 Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.