Tuesday, March 2, 2021
Centrebus to close Stevenage depot on 10 April

Centrebus cites uncertainty for planned Stevenage closure

Centrebus is to consolidate its Home Counties operations at Luton depot and close its operating centre at Stevenage. The group has cited “difficult trading...
Proposed bus cuts in Nottingham

Proposed Nottingham CC bus service cuts attacked by CT4N

Proposals by Nottingham City Council (NCC) to impose swingeing cuts to the supported Linkbus network in the city have been criticised by bus operator...
Go North East Wrightbus StreetDeck

Go North East, JH Coaches and Stanley Travel work together

Go North East (GNE), JH Coaches and Stanley Travel are working together to provide up to 28 buses and 52 drivers per day for...
Andy Higginbotham on a Transdev Witchway bus

Transdev Witchway E400 fleet upgrade draws politicians’ praise

Burnley MP Antony Higginbotham (pictured) is one of two politicians that have commended Transdev Blazefield’s decision to press ahead with replacing its fleet of...
Sprint BRT in Birmingham to launch with ZE DDs

NXWM to launch Sprint BRT with zero-emission double-deckers

National Express West Midlands (NXWM) is to operate the Sprint bus rapid transit (BRT) service between Walsall and Solihull via Birmingham city centre from...
Bus Taskforce for Scotland called for by SPT

‘Bus Taskforce for Scotland’ call from SPT to aid recovery

A Bus Taskforce for Scotland should be established to allow collaborative working towards the industry’s recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic. That is according to Chair...
DfT tell bus operators in England that an average 80% service level is expected

DfT: ‘England bus service level average of 80% during lockdown’

The Department for Transport (DfT) has told bus operators in England that it expects an average of 80% of the pre-COVID-19 service level to...
Sargeants Brothers goes contactless with Ticketer

Sargeants Brothers improvements continue with contactless

Sargeants Brothers, of Kington, Herefordshire, has continued an ongoing regime of improvement with the introduction of contactless payment technology across each member of its...
Transdev Witchway Sky Class Enviro400

Transdev Witchway route gets ‘Sky Class’ Enviro400 fleet

Transdev will launch 14 high-specification ‘Sky Class’ Alexander Dennis (ADL) Enviro400s onto its Witchway service between Burnley and Manchester on Sunday 13 December. They...
ArrivaClick comes to Ebbsfleet

ArrivaClick DRT coming to Ebbsfleet on 30 November

Arriva will launch its ArrivaClick demand-responsive minibus service in Ebbsfleet on Monday 30 November. It will take to four the number of locations currently...

Sprint BRT construction work begins on A45 in West Midlands

Construction work has begun on bus lane and other priority infrastructure on the A45 in the West Midlands to support the £88m first phase...