Wednesday, February 1, 2023

Business growth: It’s about responsibility

In the first of a series on growing a business in a sustainable way, one experienced coach operator gives his views on the most...

Bluebird flies into its 95th year

Shortlisted in the Small Coach Operator of the Year category at the routeone Awards, Bluebird Coaches is still turning heads with its distinctive livery...

All change: 30 years on Metroline’s buses

Promoted to CEO last year, Sean O'Shea looks back at his 30-year career at Metroline, the changes that have challenged London, and the company's...

1,000 hybrids: Where are they now?

The government part-funded over 1,000 hybrid double-deckers between 2009-2013. We talk to five different operators about how they have fared on the road When it...

30,000th Mercedes-Benz Tourismo

The Mercedes-Benz Tourismo is a common sight across the country. The manufacturer claims it is the most successful touring coach of all time in...

Dorset to the Baltics: unique coach travel

Operated from a tiny office in a village in Dorset, Crossways Travel has made quite an impact on local people with its personal touch...

Camira: celebrating sustainability

Camira fabrics has celebrated its rich history. Drawing on centuries of heritage and sustainability commitments, it looks to the future with its latest innovation:...

On a crusade: Harris offers nine-seat VIP

Harris Auto has plans for a Crusader-badged range of mini and midicoaches. One of those on show at Coach & Bus UK next week...

Millbrook VTEC: Testing the future of vehicle propulsion

Britain’s aggressive carbon reduction ambitions put the onus on publicly funded industries to lead by example. With its VTEC facilities, Millbrook tests propulsion systems...

Family values at the heart of AAA’s success

Driver standards, top-notch vehicles and family management are the secret to over 30 years of achievement for Scottish firm AAA Coaches Edinburgh-based coach operator AAA...
Oxford Bus Company orders 104 Wrighbus electrics

Oxford Bus Company to take 104 Wrightbus electrics

104 battery-electric buses from Wrightbus are to join the Oxford Bus Company fleet in what is parent company the Go-Ahead Group’s largest zero-emission purchase...