Wednesday, June 16, 2021
RHA policy paper on PSVAR due shortly

RHA policy for long-term coach PSVAR resolution due ‘shortly’

RHA will publish a set of recommendations for a long-term resolution to PSVAR for coaches “shortly.” The trade body intends that it will support...
Cummins UK Logistics Centre in Daventry

Cummins UK Logistics Centre opened in Daventry

Cummins has opened its 435,000ft2 UK Logistics Centre (UKLC) in Daventry. UKLC will support the company’s aftermarket products and UK manufacturing sites and it will...
McGills Buses electrification work underway

McGill’s depot electrification work gets underway

Depot infrastructure upgrade work at three McGill's Buses depots has started as part of a 68-bus electrification project by the operator. It will ready...
MyMix Tracking app

MyMiX Tracking added to MiX driver engagement app

MiX Telematics has launched MyMix Tracking, an extension of its MyMix driver engagement app. It says the new product is a solution to deliver...
Stagecoach bus in Manchester

Stagecoach is thanking carbon-conscious passengers on Clean Air Day

To mark Clean Air Day on 17 June, believed to be the UK’s largest air pollution campaign, Stagecoach East Midlands is thanking customers who...
Via On Demand App

Ticketer and Via partnership to better integrate demand-responsive transport

Ticketer and Via have announced a new partnership that they say will transform the way operators and local authorities across the UK will be...
Xelabus AEC Regent V

Xelabus to return AEC Regent V to Southampton service

Eastleigh operator Xelabus will return a heritage member of its fleet to the streets of Southampton carrying passengers later this year to mark what...
PSVAR exemption discussion for home to school services

PSVAR exemption decision for H2S ‘at least two weeks away’

Ministers are “actively considering” how PSVAR will apply to in-scope home-to-school services after the current exemption expires on 31 July, the Confederation of Passenger...
Oxford Bus Company supported by Omnibus scheduling

Omnibus supports OBC’s transition to electric vehicles

Omnibus, one of the UK’s leading transport software suppliers, is supporting the Oxford Bus Company (OBC) as it transitions to electric vehicle (EV) operations. The...
Alexander Dennis Enviro500EV Charge

Battery-electric Enviro500EV Charge launched in North America

Alexander Dennis (ADL) has launched a further addition to its battery-electric bus range in the form of the tri-axle Enviro500EV Charge for the North...

London coach facilities losses highlighted to Deputy Mayor

The importance of restoring coach parking and drop-off/pick-up facilities in central London that are currently unavailable has been conveyed to Deputy Mayor for Transport...