Wednesday, October 27, 2021
BRTuk to launch lunchtime Quality Bus Masterclasses on 21 October

BRTuk Quality Bus Masterclasses start on Thursday 21 October

BRTuk will launch a series of six free-to-attend lunchtime Quality Bus Masterclasses on Thursday 21 October. Chaired by former First West of England Managing...

Flowbird: Restoring passenger confidence in buses

Flowbird is helping bus operators respond to growing consumer demand for frictionless travel with its new Bus Back Better solution  How to get more people on...
Bus patronage grows in September 2021

Bus patronage sees predicted spike in September

Weekday bus patronage in Britain outside London grew strongly in September as further educational establishments began the new academic year. As a percentage of...
Transdev Blazefield evening fare offer extended

Transdev Blazefield £1 evening fare extended to end of 2021

Transdev Blazefield has extended a network-wide promotional £1 evening single fare until the end of 2021 as part of what it describes as “a...
BYD ADL Enviro400EV for Stourton Park & Ride

UK’s first solar-powered park and ride service launched in Stourton

The UK's first solar-powered park and ride service has been launched in Leeds, using five battery-electric Alexander Dennis (ADL) BYD Enviro400EV double deckers. The buses...
Coachmarque Chair Roland Eglinton

Chalkwell Coach Hire: ‘Bringing back a local touch’

In June, Chalkwell Coach Hire established a new presence on the Isle of Sheppey. MD Roland Eglinton explains how plans to bring back a...
Scottish bus support scheme extended to 31 March 2022

Scottish COVID-19 bus support extended to 31 March 2022

The Scottish Government has extended the COVID-19 Support Grant – Restart (CSG-R) scheme in a move that will see a further up to £42m...
Harrogate Electric eCitaro Bus Trial

Transdev completes first in-service trials of eCitaro in Harrogate

The first in-service trials of the battery-electric Mercedes-Benz eCitaro have been completed by The Harrogate Bus Company. The week-long trials took place on route 1,...
Sign for CAZs in Birmingham

Clean Air Zone approach fails to tackle root cause of air pollution

It’s time for local authorities to place ‘cleaner, greener travel options’ at the heart of transport networks, says Alison Edwards, CPT Head of Policy Clean Air...
Atlantic Coaster - Mike Joan

First South West Launches Adventures by Bus, new brand of leisure services

First South West is rising to meet staycation demand with the launch of a new portfolio of services in the south west of England...

Post-accident motorway closures ‘must be cleared more quickly’

A coach operator has called on authorities to explore ways to reopen motorways more rapidly after they are subject to closure following an accident....