Tuesday, November 24, 2020

Croner-i webinar: The new Job Support Scheme, 8 October

This 30 minute live webinar will give you insight into some of the HR issues currently affecting the transport industry, including: implications of the...

Bus strategy must look beyond the industry

The government now wishes to see an independent bus industry – but any strategy to improve its commercial viability must look beyond the industry...

Buying a vehicle in 2020? Why COVID-19 should change your approach to funding

The landscape of funding within coach and bus has changed under the effects of coronavirus COVID-19. routeone speaks with coach and bus funding expert...

Croner-i advises on financial standing during COVID-19

It’s hard enough maintaining a PSV O-Licence efficiently in a market governed by strict rules and legislation, yet operators have so much more to...

SPT deficit threatens services if no support is forthcoming

Strathclyde Partnership for Transport (SPT) has not ruled out reducing support for contracted bus services if it does not receive urgent financial aid from...

Financial standing period of grace extended to 12 months

Senior Traffic Commissioner (STC) Richard Turfitt (pictured) has extended to 12 months the maximum grace period that an operator can seek in order to...

Rotala extends overdraft facility with HSBC UK

Rotala has increased its overdraft facility with HSBC UK by £2.1m. It is part of the group’s work to mitigate the commercial impact of...

Scania Financial Services accredited as CBILS lender

Scania Financial Services has been approved for accreditation as a lender for the Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme (CBILS) by the British Business Bank. Under...

Coach and bus insurance advice during COVID-19

Coach and bus insurance specialist Gauntlet has issued insight and advice to those operators that are struggling to cope with the impact of the...

IR35 change opens dialogue on self-employed drivers

Medium- and large-sized businesses that engage self-employed staff may find that things alter from 6 April. That’s because of change to IR35 legislation that...

Irizar to carry out factory PSVAR conversions on i6 and i6S

Irizar will carry out PSVAR conversions on existing new and used i6 and i6S coaches at its factory in Spain. The project captures DAF-engined...