Thursday, December 3, 2020

First Eastern Counties introduces high-spec Excel fleet

First Eastern Counties has invested £5.3m in 19 custom-designed double-deckers for its flagship Excel service between Norwich and Peterborough. They will enter service on...

Stagecoach new livery unveiled by group

Stagecoach has finally unveiled its long-awaited new livery. Three new and complementary schemes will be introduced across the UK to suit the breadth of...

Bus route branding: Building a base for growth

Arguments for and against bus route branding are numerous. But where the concept is applied in an appropriate way it can deliver benefits –...

Open letter from operators says bus industry ‘needs to tell story’

A small group of operators and marketeers have written an open letter to the bus industry, calling for stronger, united messaging to the outside...

East Yorkshire plans £6m fleet spend and unveils new brand

East Yorkshire has unveiled its plans to invest £6m in vehicles over the next two years, while unveiling a new, updated brand which will...

Borders open-topper

City Sightseeing Scottish Borders, part of City Sightseeing Worldwide, and operated by West Coast Motors subsidiary Borders Buses, starts a new hop-on and hop-off...

Five times the fun as Stagecoach extends travel offer

A group travel offer is being extended by Stagecoach Yorkshire giving a cost-effective way of getting out and about in Sheffield. For £5, a group...

Bus Users’ delegation to visit Scottish and Welsh Govts

Norman Baker, Chair of Bus Users UK, along with two other Board members will be meeting representatives of Scottish and Welsh Governments shortly.   The...

Spook nights

Reading Buses got into the Halloween spirit with its Claret Spritzer buses. The popular on-bus libraries were been stocked with books of scary stories to...

CityFox in tie-up with Connexions

Bristol-based CityFox Group has signed a marketing agreement with Yorkshire-based independent Connexions Buses.   CityFox will take over the production of publicity and marketing material and...

Wrightsure still offering consumer protection insurance

Independent insurance broker Wrightsure has underlined that one of its specialist surety insurers continues to welcome applications for consumer protection insurance from coach operators...