Wednesday, June 29, 2022

Accessible journeys: Are the facilities there for coaches?

As the pressure to increase PSVAR compliance across home-to-school fleets continues, we look at how well equipped tour destinations are for accessible coaches     Coach operators...
Park Lane coach parking in London under threat

Permanent removal for most Park Lane coach parking bays?

Permanent removal of most coach parking bays on Park Lane in London has been floated by Transport for London (TfL) – despite the impending...
Coach parking loss in London highlighted in letter

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...
Blackpool coach parking free in 2021

Blackpool coach parking to be free until January 2022

Coach parking in Blackpool for a duration of up to 72 hours will be free for the remainder of the 2021 season and until...
Heathrow Aiport coach park price rise fury

Trade bodies call on Heathrow to revisit coach park price hike

Trade associations the Confederation of Passenger Transport (CPT), RHA and the UK Coach Operators Association (UKCOA) are jointly asking Heathrow Airport to extend the...
Oxford coach parking strategy

Oxford set to develop coach parking and drop-off strategy

Oxford City Council (OCC) has allocated £20,000 from its 2021/22 draft budget to develop a coach drop-off and parking strategy for the city. The...

Brighton Madeira Drive coach parking threatened with permanent closure

Coach parking space on Madeira Drive in Brighton could be lost if Brighton and Hove City Council decides to turn the current temporary road...

Some London coach parking to be temporarily repurposed?

Some on-street coach parking spaces in London may be temporarily repurposed to accommodate the Streetspace plan, which will provide more room for cycling and...

Drivers considered second again: Facilities at Heathrow Airport

I visited Heathrow Airport Terminal 4 on Sunday, 23 February, and as I always do, visited the coach park to book in and pay...

Glastonbury Coach bays to be removed

Westminster isn’t the only location where coach bays are being removed. I live in the centre of Glastonbury, opposite the Town Hall and St Dunstan’s...

Coach tourism in Scotland to be on show at CTA Glasgow...

The Coach Tourism Association (CTA) will hold a summer networking event in Glasgow from Sunday 24 to Tuesday 26 July. It will showcase the...