Monday, August 15, 2022

Snaith partner and drivers are sentenced

Alison Snaith, Principle Partner in Otterburn-based HJ Snaith & Partners, and eight of the firm's drivers and former drivers, have received suspended prison sentences...

Warning over vehicle maintenance for Grierson

Stockton-on-Tees-based Christopher Grierson, trading as Griersons Travel, has been given a warning over his vehicle maintenance history. At a Leeds Public Inquiry, Deputy Traffic Commissioner...

Two revoked and banned

False claims that work was sub-contracted to Mohammed Maroof by Mohammed Arif, whose PSV O-Licence had been suspended, has led to the revocation of...

TM Travel before DTC over bus service issues

Sheffield-based TM Travel has to wait to see what action, if any, Deputy Traffic Commissioner (DTC) Fiona Harrington is to take over service reliability...

Weekend cuts and £5k fine for BETC

Maintenance and service bus reliability problems have resulted in the licence held by Redhill-based BETC, trading as Buses Excetera, being cut from 25 vehicles...

Formal warning over unauthorised private hire

Chathill-based William Barron, trading as Barrons Mini Buses, was given a formal warning after Deputy Traffic Commissioner (DTC) Miles Dorrington accepted his explanation that...

Failure to meet occupation rule sinks restricted bid

A bid for a one-vehicle restricted licence by Birmingham-based Abdul Chowdhury has been turned down by Traffic Commissioner (TC) Nick Jones for failing the...

Traffic Commissioners scrutinised

The Triennial Review of the Traffic Commissioners (TCs) has found that while there is “no reason” for the system to change, there are still...

Leven man refused fresh licence

A bid for a new restricted licence for a nine- to 16-seater minibus by Leven-based James Kilpatrick has been refused by Deputy Traffic Commissioner...

DTC calls for simplified Special Restricted Licence law

Deputy Traffic Commissioner (DTC) Patrick Mulvenna has called for Parliament to do some serious thinking about simplifying the law relating to Special Restricted O-Licences,...

Baroness Vere to deliver keynote at Euro Bus Expo

Under-Secretary of State for Transport Baroness Vere (pictured) is the first confirmed speaker in the Masterclass Theatre at industry trade show Euro Bus Expo,...