Sunday, March 7, 2021

Thandi Coaches (Red) challenges revocation

West Bromwich operator challenges 32-vehicle O-Licence revocation and 12-month TM disqualification West Bromwich-based Thandi Coaches (Red) is appealing against the revocation of its 32 vehicle...

Revocation after ‘violent losses of control’

Chesterfield-based Scott Hancock has O-Licence revoked and two-year disqualification after criminal convictions following ‘violent losses of control’ Criminal convictions resulting from ‘violent losses of control’...
What an employer should so if the vaccine is refused

Proceed with care if employee refuses vaccine, says advisor

Coach and bus operators should proceed with care when considering employees' unwillingness to receive the COVID-19 vaccine, a business advisory specialist has said. Dialogue around...

COVID-19 Bus Service Support Grant Restart: how is it working?

Following the large-scale reductions in bus services and revenue experienced during the first national lockdown in March 2020, the Department for Transport (DfT) announced...

Revocation after failure to attend Public Inquiry

A failure to attend a Public Inquiry (PI) to explain how he met the restricted licence requirements has resulted in the revocation of the...

Carmel Coaches licence revoked

The 15-vehicle international O-Licence held by Okehampton-based Carmel Coaches has been revoked The 15-vehicle international O-Licence held by Okehampton-based Carmel Coaches has been revoked by...
Section 19 and Section 22 permit guidance revised by DfT

Section 19 and Section 22 permit guidance revised by DfT

The Department for Transport (DfT) has issued updated guidance on Section 19 and Section 22 permit use. Changes centre on the High Court judgment...

Revocation and disqualifications for ‘dysfunctional’ Goodsir Coaches

The O-Licence held by Holyhead-based Goodsir Coaches was revoked after DTC Nick Jones found the business to be 'dysfunctional'   The 13 vehicle O-Licence held by...

Revocation and disqualification after second PI in 18 months upheld on appeal

The revocation of the two-vehicle national O-Licence held by Dolphin Travel has been upheld by the Upper Tribunal The revocation of the two vehicle national...
Bridge strikes prevention

Bridge strikes: ‘Operators have a big part to play in prevention’

Traffic Commissioner (TC) Kevin Rooney has underlined the critical importance of preventing bridge strikes. Speaking at an event hosted by the Confederation of Passenger...

Stagecoach celebrates buses on Skye with tribute livery

Stagecoach has celebrated 50 years of buses on Skye by repainting a member of its fleet into the same scheme as the service had...