Tuesday, January 31, 2023
Transport Focus launches Your Bus Journey survey

Transport Focus launches Your Bus Journey survey

Transport Focus has launched a new survey called Your Bus Journey. It will explore satisfaction levels among bus users in 35 areas of England...
Wrightbus StreetDeck for Thames Travel

Further Wrightbus Streetdeck joins Thames Travel

Thames Travel has added a further Wrightbus StreetDeck to its fleet. The diesel-powered bus represents an investment of £250,000 and it will be used...
Stagecoach South Wales Managing Director Nigel Winter to leave group in May 2023

Stagecoach South Wales MD Nigel Winter to step down

Stagecoach South Wales Managing Director Nigel Winter will leave in May, ending a 17-year stint with the group. Mr Winter joined Stagecoach in 2006 and...
52 battery electric buses to be delivered to North East England

52 more battery-electric buses for North East England

52 more battery-electric buses are to enter service in North East England. It comes after the region was awarded a £19.5 million grant through...
National Express West Midlands orders 300 more electric buses

National Express WM orders 300 more electric buses

National Express West Midlands (NXWM) has ordered a further 300 battery-electric buses. They are to be deployed across its operating territory and all will...
Wrightbus UK Sales Manager Steve Jackson

Steve Jackson back to Wrightbus as UK Sales Manager

Wrightbus has appointed Steve Jackson as UK Sales Manager. It represents a return to the Ballymena bus builder after almost five years away for...
Globe Holidays receives investment from Finance Yorkshire

Globe Holidays receives Finance Yorkshire investment

Globe Holidays of Barnsley has received a £180,000 investment from Finance Yorkshire. It will support the purchase of new vehicles and on-board ticketing technology...
Bus Fare Cap Grant gets Go Ahead thumbs up

Bus Fare Cap Grant ‘right idea, right time’: Go-Ahead

The Bus Fare Cap Grant (BFCG) mechanism in England outside London is “the right idea at the right time,” Go-Ahead Group has said. It...
Stagecoach South Wales to close Blackwood depot

Stagecoach South Wales to close Blackwood depot

Stagecoach South Wales will close its depot in Blackwood from 5 February. All services currently operated from there will move to Caerphilly and Cwmbran...
Neil Atherton of Arriva North West receives British Empire Medal

British Empire Medal for Arriva driving coach’s fundraising

Arriva North West driving coach Neil Atherton was recognised in the New Year Honours list with a British Empire Medal for his charity fundraising...
Oxford Bus Company orders 104 Wrighbus electrics

Oxford Bus Company to take 104 Wrightbus electrics

104 battery-electric buses from Wrightbus are to join the Oxford Bus Company fleet in what is parent company the Go-Ahead Group’s largest zero-emission purchase...