Saturday, July 2, 2022

Stagecoach ‘breaks the bias’ on International Women’s Day

Stagecoach is celebrating its female talent today (8 March) in support of International Women’s Day 2022. Women@Stagecoach, one of a variety of employee networks set...
Young Bus Managers Network conference in Cardiff in April

Young Bus Managers Network April conference line-up named

Stagecoach UK Bus Managing Director Carla Stockton-Jones will be keynote speaker at the next Young Bus Managers Network conference, which is to be held...
Stagecoach Yorkshire MD Phil Medlicott

National service as Stagecoach marks career of Phil Medlicott

Outgoing Stagecoach Yorkshire Managing Director Phil Medlicott returned to his Wirral roots in early February by revisiting Rock Ferry depot near Birkenhead, the location...
Sam Cockburn named Transdev Harrogate Engineering Manager

Transdev names Sam Cockburn as Harrogate engineering head

Transdev Blazefield has promoted former apprentice Sam Cockburn, 38, to the position of Engineering Manager at its Starbeck depot in Harrogate. Mr Cockburn began his...

A new era for the IRTE Skills Challenge: 2022 is the year to enter

As the IRTE Skills Challenge enters its 11th year, staying current and striving for excellence remains a top priority. Here’s why you should take...

Driver retention: ‘It’s up to us to make our workplaces more attractive’

Are employee benefits the answer to attracting more people to coach driving – and keeping them? routeone speaks to three UK coach operators for...
First Bus apprentice engineer Danielle Curtis

First Bus apprentice engineer proves age is just a number

Aged 33, Danielle Curtis saw her last chance to secure her dream career in engineering. Two years on, she tells her story to promote inclusivity in...
Go North East Engineer director Colin Barnes, apprentice Oliver Barry and Suzanne Slater, Assistant Principal for Apprenticeships at Gateshead College

Go North East is on the hunt for new apprentices

Go North East is working with Gateshead College to hunt down new apprentice engineers to bolster its team. Eight successful applicants will complete a four-year...
Petition calling for priority public transport workers vaccination

CPT database matches spare staff to vacancies as services increase

The Confederation of Passenger Transport (CPT) has launched a database of driver and engineer vacancies to assist employees in the coach and bus industry...

Chief Operating Officer of Stagecoach is to retire this year

Mark Threapleton, Stagecoach Chief Operating Officer (COO), is to retire from his role in September this year.  Stagecoach has recently confirmed that there are succession plans in place for the senior role with...

Trolleybus and tram calendar supports DEC Ukraine appeal

Trolleybus and tram networks in Ukraine form the subject of a calendar that has been released to raise money for the war-torn country through...