Thursday, January 26, 2023

Stagecoach West holds recruitment day for Ukrainian refugees

Stagecoach West has held a recruitment day specifically aimed at Ukrainian refugees. The event was organised in partnership with the Department for Work and Pensions...
Minimum services levels Bill attacked by Labour and unions

Minimum service levels Bill expected to capture buses

Bus services in England, Scotland and Wales are within scope of provisions laid down within the Transport Strikes (Minimum Service Levels) Bill that was...
Thames Travel further increases driver pay and recruitment incentive

Thames Travel further ups driver pay and sign-on bonus

A further pay increase for drivers employed by Thames Travel and the upping of a financial incentive to attract new recruits have illustrated the...

Nationwide staff shortages for garages and workshops

The recruitment and retention of mechanics is set to remain as a key challenge for garages and workshops in the following years, according to...
Coach and bus driving is rewarding, CPT research shows

CPT highlights driving rewards in recruitment campaign

Over half of coach and bus drivers find their work rewarding and the role provides seven of the top 10 things that employees value...

Top five things to consider for employees wanting a second job

With the cost-of-living crisis sparking a renewed interest in employees taking second jobs, we examine the key considerations for employers in this position The financial...
Arriva North West confirms striking drivers leave reduction

Arriva NW confirms two-day leave cut for striking drivers

Arriva North West (ANW) has confirmed to drivers who were part of long-running strike action that their annual leave entitlement for 2022 has been...
Making bus engineering a woman's field at Stagecoach

Diversifying bus engineering at Stagecoach West

Adding further diversity to the coach and bus industry is something that the sector knows it needs to work on. Improvements have come in...
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Is a trade union coming to your workplace?

After a summer of strike action and discontent across the UK, support for trade unions is growing. Here, Croner-i asks if employers need to...

Kura partners with parking management expert Wayleadr

Shared transport specialist Kura is partnering with parking management software provider Wayleadr to reduce the need for parking spaces and encourage more travel by...
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...