The struggle for convenience

The financial crash eight years ago and the subsequent years of hardship are not fondly remembered by anybody – least of all those in...

Two problems in a nutshell

In the week that the Transport Select Committee met to grill operators and others on the Bus Services Bill, it’s not surprising that who controls...

In whose shoes do you walk?

Stand back from your business for a moment and consider this: If you had the power to change things what would you do? Specifically...

Has the dust settled yet?

How confident are you feeling about your business prospects? It’s a question that’s constantly being asked in the industry, particularly in the wake of...

Show how good you are

It’s no surprise that Jeremy Corbyn has plans to renationalise buses. This has long been thought of as a Labour policy, and it was...

We’re stuck with traffic

Congestion is properly a catch-22, a situation we're all guilty of perpetuating. When traffic is bad, the bus is late, and would-be modal shifters...

The wind changes in London

Good news this week, as the Confederation of Passenger Transport (CPT) has negotiated 30 new coach parking spaces in London, with the help of...

Time for new relationships

Politically, only one story continues to dominate the headlines: ‘Brexit’. Indeed, that the US Presidential race and Donald Trump’s pronouncements have been getting more national...
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Meeting with MPs sees coach operators make support case

The long-term impact on the coach industry of a failure by government to provide bespoke support during the coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic has been further...
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First Bus COVID-19 heroes celebrated in Queen’s Birthday Honours

Three First Bus employees - Chris Koksal, Simon Taylor and Aaron Sparks - have been recognised in the 2020 Queen’s Birthday Honours list for...
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Alba Travel secures two more football team contracts

Penrith operator Alba Travel has extended its football travel portfolio by securing contracts to provide team coaches for Annan Athletic FC in Scottish League...