Wednesday, May 18, 2022
ComfortDelGro Scottish Citylink coach

ComfortDelGro airs coach growth aims after Stagecoach deal

ComfortDelGro (CDG) is already planning to deliver further growth of its soon-to-expand scheduled coach business in the UK through the rollout of “new and...
National Express purchase of Stagecoach reaches agreement

Agreement reached for National Express to buy Stagecoach

Agreement has been reached for National Express to purchase Stagecoach. The transaction remains subject to shareholder approval but is otherwise expected to complete in...
RAT Dev Transit London JV launched on 13 December 2021

RATP Dev Transit London JV begins operation

RATP Dev Transit London, a joint venture between RATP Dev UK and Tower Transit in West London, commenced operation on 13 December. It was first...
Business as usual for EvoBus UK Mercedes-Benz minibus sales

‘Business as usual’ after Mercedes-Benz minibus plant sale

The supply of Mercedes-Benz Sprinter-based products by EvoBus (UK) will be unaffected by parent Daimler Buses’ decision to sell Dortmund-based Mercedes-Benz Minibus GmbH to...
National Express

National Express, Stagecoach merger talks extended to December

National Express has been given a new deadline of 14 December to make a firm offer for a takeover of Stagecoach, routeone understands. In a statement...

Safer, greener and convenient travel for workplaces

A lifeline for some coach operators during the pandemic and core business work for others, adaptability appears to be the key to successful corporate...
First Bus and Hitachi Europe enter strategic partnership

First Bus and Hitachi Europe enter decarbonisaton partnership

First Bus and Hitachi Europe have agreed a strategic partnership that will see Hitachi support decarbonisation work at First Glasgow’s Caledonia depot. The agreement captures...
Arriva Kent and Surrey and Falcon Coaches deal has not progressed

No deal for Arriva Guildford sale to Falcon Coaches

Talks around a potential sale of Arriva Kent and Surrey’s Guildford operation to Falcon Coaches have ended with no deal being struck. The group...
FirstGroup sells Greyhound business to FlixBus parent FlixMobility

FirstGroup sells Greyhound to FlixBus parent FlixMobility

FirstGroup has completed its exit from the North American passenger transport market with the sale of the Greyhound business to FlixMobility, parent of the...
National Express gets deadline extension to consider possible offer for Stagecoach

NatEx deadline to decide on offer for Stagecoach extended

The deadline by which National Express must announce whether it will make an offer to purchase Stagecoach has been extended by four weeks to...

Burnham underlines Manchester CAZ shift to non-charging

Mayor of Greater Manchester Andy Burnham has underlined his existing wish to see a Clean Air Zone (CAZ) in the city region that does...