Wednesday, June 16, 2021
First Student and First Transit sale approved

First Student and First Transit sale gets shareholder approval

FirstGroup shareholders have voted to approve the sale of the First Student and First Transit businesses in North America to EQT Infrastructure. 61.3% of votes...
Golden Tours and Yellow Coaches in Bournemouth

Yellow Coaches partners with Golden Tours in Bournemouth

Yellow Coaches, part of Bournemouth-based Yellow Buses, has partnered with established London operator Golden Tours to operate a new open-top sightseeing tour in and...
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...
McGills Buses electrification work with Zenobe

Zenobe to work with McGill’s on electrification project

Zenobe Energy will work with McGill’s Buses to project manage the installation of electrification infrastructure at three of the operator’s depots and to provide...
Wrightbus orders for Hong Kong and Japan

Wrightbus to deliver further 45 buses to Hong Kong and Japan

Wrightbus has taken two orders from clients in Hong Kong and Japan respectively that are worth a combined total of £8m. The deals will...
Birmingham Busworks Totalkare T8DC lifts

Birmingham Busworks takes two sets of Totalkare column lifts

Vehicle service and repair specialist Birmingham Busworks has invested in two sets of four Totalkare T8DC cable-free mobile column lifts. Birmingham Busworks has taken up...
Cardiff Bus battery electric Yutong order

Cardiff Bus places order for 36 battery-electric Yutong E12s

Cardiff Bus has ordered 36 battery-electric Yutong E12s from supplier Pelican Bus and Coach. All will be delivered before the end of 2021 and...
Pelican Bus and Coach in knock-down agreement with Yutong

Pelican in KD localisation cooperation agreement with Yutong

Pelican Bus and Coach has reached a knock-down (KD) localisation co-operation agreement with Chinese manufacturer Yutong. It means that the West Yorkshire business has...
Trandev to purchase Yorkshire Tiger from Arriva

Transdev agrees to purchase Yorkshire Tiger from Arriva

Transdev has agreed to purchase the Yorkshire Tiger business from Arriva for an undisclosed sum. The deal will involve depots at Elland and Huddersfield,...
Alexander Dennis Enviro500 in Berlin

Berlin places firm order with ADL for 198 Enviro500 tri-axles

Berlin public transport provider Berliner Verkehrsbetriebe (BVG) has converted options for 198 Alexander Dennis (ADL) Enviro500 tri-axle double-deckers into firm orders. They will follow the...

London coach facilities losses highlighted to Deputy Mayor

The importance of restoring coach parking and drop-off/pick-up facilities in central London that are currently unavailable has been conveyed to Deputy Mayor for Transport...