Wednesday, May 25, 2022

Licence increase to 10 refused for 3D Travel

A bid to increase the authorisation on the licence held by Whitehaven-based Peter Kermeen and Elaine Fletcher, trading as 3D Travel, from eight to...

Paulley case: Request, not require?

In September 2013 Leeds County Court ruled in Doug Paulley's favour after a woman refused to move her buggy out of the wheelchair space...

Three deny Padarn fraud

Three people have denied being involved in an 814,000 fraud at Padarn Bus, Llanberis, Gwynedd, which went into liquidation in May 2014 with the...

Agency in non-payment dispute over driving duties

Driver agency Rail Force Recruitment Ltd is embroiled in a dispute with at least 36 drivers, after it failed to pay them for rail...

TC issues stern warning over ‘shadow directors’

It is the Directors listed at Companies House who are responsible in law, and if others interfere in the running of a company, Traffic...

Kevin Rooney to head Quality Contracts Scheme Board

The Senior Traffic Commissioner, Beverley Bell, has confirmed the appointment of North East Traffic Commissioner Kevin Rooney as Quality Contracts Scheme (QCS) Board chairman. The...

National Express selects TruTac for compliance services

Software and tachograph specialist TruTac has won a contract with National Express (NEG) to provide compliance services. TruTac is using Euro Bus Expo (4-6 November)...

EU road traffic offence directive nearer

The Council of the European Union has moved a step closer to a new directive on the cross-border exchange of information about road traffic...

New protection for military reservists will see payments made to operators

New legislation comes into force this month to protect employees who volunteer for the armed forces. The Government intends to increase the numbers of military...

Violent driver should have been checked, says judge

A judge has criticised an operator who hired a violent man, wearing an electronic tag. Christopher Plant, 48, was driving a GHA Coaches service bus...

Centrebus takes three ADL Enviro200s for High Peak fleet

Centrebus and The Wellglade Group subsidiary High Peak Buses has grown with the addition of two 8.9m and one 10.8m Alexander Dennis (ADL) Enviro200...