Saturday, September 25, 2021
Go North East heritage repaint into Tynemouth livery

Go North East celebrates heritage with Tynemouth repaint

Go North East (GNE) is celebrating the 100th anniversary of the first motorbus between Blyth and North Shields by repainting a Volvo B9TL with...
West Yorkshire bus franchising plans set to progress

West Yorkshire bus franchising: Approval set for first step

West Yorkshire Combined Authority (WYCA) has published proposals to begin a formal assessment of a franchising scheme for the region’s bus network. If approved,...
National Express West Midlands working with CitySwift

National Express works with CitySwift for COVID-safe bus trips

CitySwift is providing enhanced network planning and route optimisation for National Express West Midlands (NXWM), enabling the operator to deliver COVID-safe journeys through a...
Go North East 24/7 services

Go North East to introduce 24/7 services on three routes

Go North East will introduce 24/7 departures on three routes from Saturday 29 May. It says the move will support the region's night-time economy...
Manchester bus franchising procurement set to begin

Manchester bus franchising procurement process moves closer

The Greater Manchester Combined Authority (GMCA) is expected later this week to agree to commence the procurement process for the introduction of bus franchising...
First electric buses enter service in Leicester

Leicester begins move to electric buses with 11 Yutong E12s

11 Yutong E12 battery-electric buses entered service on three park-and-ride services in Leicester on 24 May. Operated by Roberts Travel Group, they will be...
City Sightseeing Bournemouth and Beryl bikes

City Sightseeing Bournemouth launches bikeshare combo ticket

City Sightseeing Bournemouth – operated by Discover Dorset – and bikeshare provider Beryl have announced a discounted combination ticket that will give customers unlimited...
Newport Bus and Cardiff Bus

Cardiff Bus and Newport Bus unite to bring seamless ticketing to users

Cardiff Bus and Newport Bus have collaborated to upgrade their mobile ticketing systems and provide seamless ticketing to passengers using the jointly-operated route 30...
Bus capacities in England

Change to allow greater bus capacity in England from 17 May

The Department for Transport has accepted a risk-based case produced by the Confederation of Passenger Transport (CPT) for the use of every forward-facing seat...
Ribble Country network launched by Transdev Blazefield

Ribble Country brand from Transdev Blazefield is go

Transdev Blazefield launched its Ribble Country brand in East Lancashire on 2 May. The network uses 18 Mellor Strata Ultra-bodied Mercedes-Benz Sprinters and it...

Gas price hike results in temporary surcharge on Yara AdBlue products

President of Yara Industrial Solutions Jorge Noval has today announced that sales of its ammonia (NH3), urea and nitric acid products, used in the...