Saturday, June 3, 2023
Funding for bus services in England extended into 2025

England bus funding extended into 2025; BFCG to 2024

The government has extended revenue funding for bus services in England outside London into 2025 in keenly-awaited longer-term support for the sector. It has...
Arriva and Stagecoach work together via Warwickshire Enhanced Bus Partnership

Arriva and Stagecoach work together in Warwickshire

Work driven by the Warwickshire Enhanced Bus Partnership has delivered a simpler and more co-ordinated timetable between Nuneaton, Hinckley and Leicester on Arriva Midlands...
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Council to lobby Holyrood on funding as it rescues local services

West Lothian Council, which this week agreed subsidies for two doomed local bus services, will write to Scottish Transport Minister Kevin Stewart to ask...
Arriva North West plans to close Macclesfield and Winsford depots

Arriva confirms Cheshire depot closures

Arriva North West has confirmed it will close its Winsford and Macclesfield depots on 22 April, leading to the loss of around a dozen...
scotland bus funding cuts

Funding review sought in Scotland after bus support cuts

Paul White, Director of the Confederation of Passenger Transport (CPT) Scotland, has called for a full review of funding levels for the bus sector...
national express west midlands

No.11 Birmingham bus named after late fundraiser Harry Moseley

National Express West Midlands has named its famous number 11 bus after Harry Moseley, who devoted the last two years of his life to...
bus passengers

Bus passengers should be consulted on cuts, Parliament told

A bill has been introduced to require bus operators to consult passengers before making changes to services. Dean Russell, the Conservative MP for Watford, spoke...
TfL debuts Superloop brand for London express bus routes

TfL unveils Superloop express bus plans for London

Plans for a Superloop-branded network of 10 limited stop, express bus routes in or serving outer London have been unveiled by Transport for London...
Stagecoach Cumbria £2 fare cap

Stagecoach extends £2 fare cap to Workington to Carlisle line

Stagecoach Cumbria and North Lancashire has applied the government's £2 fare cap scheme to its popular Workington to Carlisle route. The 300 route, which has...
Leicester Yutong E9 fleet to enter service in April 2023

Leicester Yutong E9 fleet to enter service in April

The UK's first Yutong E9 battery-electric small buses will enter service with Centrebus in Leicester on 3 April. They will be used on a...
Andy Burnham with Bee Network electric bus

Bee Network receives first BYD ADL Enviro400EV buses

Transport for Greater Manchester (TfGM) has taken delivery of the first five of its 100 electric double-decker buses ordered from Alexander Dennis (ADL) for...