Wednesday, February 1, 2023
Enviro200 and Plaxton Leopard for London Borough of Havering

Enviro200 and Leopard repeat delivery for Havering

The London Borough of Havering has taken delivery of four new vehicles from Alexander Dennis in three Enviro200 buses and a Plaxton Leopard-bodied Volvo...
Bourton on the Water coach parking goes pre booking

Bourton coach parking saga takes pre-booking turn

The oft-controversial Bourton Vale coach parking arrangements in Bourton-on-the-Water have taken a further turn after the facility's owners circulated details of pre-booking arrangements for...
Newcastle and Gateshead Clean Air Zone commences

Newcastle and Gateshead Clean Air Zone begins

The Newcastle and Gateshead Clean Air Zone (CAZ) began operation on 30 January. It invokes a daily charge of £50 for coaches and buses...
EVM X-Clusive for Felixstowe Travel

EVM X-Clusive joins Felixstowe Travel fleet

Felixstowe Travel had taken delivery of a Mercedes-Benz Sprinter with an X-Clusive conversion, supplied by EVM. 19 Executive Class 110 reclining seats trimmed in leather...
Globe Holidays receives investment from Finance Yorkshire

Globe Holidays receives Finance Yorkshire investment

Globe Holidays of Barnsley has received a £180,000 investment from Finance Yorkshire. It will support the purchase of new vehicles and on-board ticketing technology...

Coach Hire Comparison eyes Europe after another year of growth

Coach hire price comparison website Coach Hire Comparison has said it is looking into European expansion after another year of record growth. The company, founded...
M&D Travel Yutong TC9 PSVAR

M&D Travel adds a new Yutong TC9 to its fleet

M&D Travel of Stockton-on-Tees took delivery of a Yutong TC9 midicoach towards the end of 2022. It has been supplied by Pelican Bus and...
The Ready Group purchases L J Edwards Coach Hire brand and digital assets

The Ready Group saves L J Edwards Coach Hire brand

The brand and digital assets of L J Edwards Coach Hire have been purchased by The Ready Group, which is the parent of multiple...
Coach industry should not fear local authority in house moves

‘Coach industry has little to fear from LA in-house moves’

For us, January always goes painfully slowly. We are quiet, the days drag, drivers are scratching around for things to do. In the 20-odd...
IRTE Skills Challenge

IRTE Skills Challenge 2023 contenders: Are you ready?

The IRTE Skills Challenge gives operators the opportunity to put forward their best engineering staff to battle it out for top honours. We find...

50km restriction for young drivers must go: EPTO, IRU

Further pressure on the controversial 50km, regular service restriction for very young PCV drivers has come from the European Passenger Transport Operators (EPTO) group...