Friday, September 17, 2021
John Thompson, Green Road Champion, Buchan Depot

Stagecoach’s Buchan depot wins 2021 Christopher Ball eco-driving award

Stagecoach Bluebird’s Buchan depot has won the top UK depot award for outstanding performance over the last 12 months in Stagecoach's annual Christopher Ball...
Stagecoach East Scotland Fleet Elite

Stagecoach East Scotland Employees sweep Greenroad Fleet Elite Status for seventh year running

Hundreds of Stagecoach employees across East Scotland have been recognised with GreenRoad’s Fleet Elite Status for the seventh year running. The global performance measurement uses...
Smart Motorway

Government announces action plan to improve smart motorways

Measures will include abolishing part-time hard shoulders and a £5m awareness campaign The government has announced it is launching an action plan to raise the...

Driver CPC continues after Brexit, warns DVSA

The DVSA confirms that drivers for UK companies will still need their Driver CPC (DCPC) to drive professionally in the UK after Brexit. Drivers will...

RMT calls for better local drivers’ hours

Union RMT is calling for local bus drivers' driving hours to be brought in line with coach drivers'. It is backing a private member's bill...

Doctors on Wheels medicals no longer accepted amid probe

The DVLA is no longer accepting D4 medical reports from Doctors on Wheels Ltd. The company, a provider of cheap medicals for PCV and HGV...

Award for Master Driver

Award for Master Driver National Express has won another award for its driver training programme, Master Driver. It picked up the Excellence in People Development award...

CPT hosts North Weald ride-and-drive event

The Confederation of Passenger Transport (CPT) London & South East Region’s sixth annual Ride-and-Drive event took place on Friday (27 July). Held at North Weald...

Alfa Leisureplex grows

Alfa Leisureplex grows The Alfa Leisureplex Group has bought its 21st hotel: The Monarch Hotel in Bridlington, East Yorkshire. The company, based in Chorley, Lancashire, operates...

Are your drivers among the best – if so then enter BDoY

The National Final of the UK Bus Driver of the Year (BDoY) Competition takes place in Blackpool on Sunday 2 September and entries have...

Stagecoach outlines net zero ambitions for Scotland’s Climate Week

Stagecoach has outlined its net zero plans in Scotland to mark Scotland's Climate Week event, held 13 – 19 September. That roadmap includes £21.4m investment...