Wednesday, February 1, 2023

Torbay routes change after link road opened

Stagecoach South West is changing its Torbay network to incorporate faster journey times, more connections and new destinations. The routes affected are the 11, 12,...

Enviro200s strengthen fleet as Anslow starts Explorer route

Three new ADL Enviro200 midibuses have joined the 30-strong fleet of Pontypool-based family business Phil Anslow & Sons. They will operate on a new route...

Wigan’s new bus station receives Council approval

Plans for the construction of a new, modern bus station for Wigan have been approved by Wigan Council. The council approved proposals submitted by Transport...

Opening date set for new Haymarket Bus Station

The opening day for Leicester’s new £13.5m Haymarket Bus Station has been announced. Leicester City Council has confirmed that bus services will begin to operate from the...

Wigan plan

Planning application submitted for new Wigan Bus Station Transport for Greater Manchester (TfGM) has submitted a planning application to build a new, state-of-the-art bus station...

First steps in to cover Glasgow Subway closure in July

First Glasgow has won the contract to provide rail replacement services for four weeks this summer, while the Glasgow Subway is closed as part...

Stagecoach to hold North Devon bus surgeries

Stagecoach South West is running three drop-in surgery events in North Devon to garner feedback on its bus network. Each surgery will run from 1000-1400hrs in...

Easy commute for Lutterworth’s Magna Park

Arriva has launched a new service to give commuters easier access to Lutterworth-based Magna Park, in partnership with the site’s owner IDI Gazeley. The new...

GHA Coaches is on the real ale trail – literally

A local bus operator has been invited to a real ale festival – to drive thirsty customers safely to and from popular venues on...

Lack of patronage leads to restructure of Europe’s longest urban route

A “high-profile” bus route in Coventry is to be restructured into three separate routes, as a result of insufficient passenger numbers. The 360 City Circle...
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...