Wednesday, October 27, 2021
APPG and bus OEMs call on government to accelerate 4000 zero emission bus rollout

Call to accelerate 4,000 zero-emission bus rollout in England

Bus manufacturers Alexander Dennis, Switch Mobility and Wrightbus joined forces with the All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) for the Bus and Coach Industry to call...

Wrightbus and INEOS partner as Hydroliner UK tour begins

Wrightbus, alongside Ryze Hydrogen and the manufacturer's new hydrogen production partner INEOS, have set out on tour today (18 October) to drive a StreetDeck...
Wrightbus to exhibit at Global Investment Summit

Wrightbus selected to exhibit at Global Investment Summit

Wrightbus is among 12 companies that have been selected to take part in the government-hosted Global Investment Summit on October 19. The Ballymena manufacturer...
GM Coachwork new factory near Newton Abbot

GM Coachwork opens new 67,000 sq ft manufacturing facility

GM Coachwork has opened a new 67,000 sq ft factory in Heathfield, near Newton Abbot. The multi-million-pound facility has come about thanks to strong...
Mellor repositioning to become major player on UK bus scene

Mellor begins repositioning to become ‘major bus scene player’

Mellor is to embark on what it calls the next phase of growth that will see it become “a major player on the UK...

Forward confidence at Irizar UK’s 10th anniversary

Irizar UK’s 10th anniversary in August was an opportunity to reflect back, particularly on recent years - but it was also a positive time...
Wrightbus Managing Director Neil Collins

Wrightbus MD Neil Collins: ‘A huge future for this business’

Neil Collins was named Managing Director of Wrightbus in July. His arrival comes at a key time for the reborn manufacturer, which is continuing...

New appointments at ADL to boost zero-emission bus sales

Two new appointments at the Alexander Dennis (ADL) UK and Ireland sales team are set to boost sales of the manufacturer’s zero-emission buses. Paul Leigh...
London Hire mobile support vehicle with Lambeth Council

London Hire COVID-19 support vehicles find favour with LAs

London Hire has reported strong success among local authority customers in its accessible minibus-based mobile support vehicle product. It was conceived to raise awareness...
Mellor host Jim McMahon MP at Rochdale factory

Mellor hosts Shadow Transport Secretary at Rochdale factory

Mellor hosted Shadow Transport Secretary Jim McMahon (pictured, left) at its facility in Rochdale earlier in August. As part of his visit, the MP...

Post-accident motorway closures ‘must be cleared more quickly’

A coach operator has called on authorities to explore ways to reopen motorways more rapidly after they are subject to closure following an accident....