Thursday, January 20, 2022
All Electric Bus TfWM

TfWM confirms order for 130 zero-emission buses in Coventry

Transport for West Midlands (TfWM) has today confirmed that 130 zero-emission double-decker buses will be introduced in 2023 as part of a £140m project...
Mellor Orion E for Leeds Flexibus

Mellor Orion E battery-electric fleet for Leeds Flexibus DRT

West Yorkshire Combined Authority (WYCA) has taken delivery of seven Orion E battery-electric minibuses, supplied by Mellor and for operation by First West Yorkshire...
LowCVP Ultra Low Emission Zone London

London road user charging, ULEZ expansion mooted in new report

Road user charging and an expansion in scope of the Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) are among proposals in a report published today (18...

Transport Service Solutions takes three Mellor Orion buses

Middlewich-based demand responsive transport (DRT) operator Transport Service Solutions (TSS) has taken three custom-configured Mellor Orions, supplied by Mellor's partner, Enterprise. The Orions will trade...
Anne Shaw head shot

Anne Shaw appointed Executive Director of Transport for West Midlands

Anne Shaw (pictured) has been appointed Executive Director of Transport for West Midlands (TfWM) after leading the organisation on an interim basis for the...
Ashcroft Travel Yutong GT12

Ashcroft Travel expands Yutong fleet with GT12 addition

Widnes operator Ashcroft Travel has grown its fleet of Yutong coaches by purchasing a first GT12 in the form of a late used example...
Tobi Dekker

17-year-old Tobi Dekker on road to a dream career with Belle Vue

Teenager Tobi Dekker has moved one step closer to fulfilling a dream career in the bus industry after he was offered a full time...
Sam Prothero, Irizar UK Area Sales Manager

Sam Prothero joins Irizar UK in Area Sales Manager role

Irizar UK has appointed Sam Prothero as Area Sales Manager for Southern England and South Wales. He brings significant experience of the coach and...
Volvo celebrates 200,000 coach and bus chassis from Borås plant

Volvo celebrates 200,000 coach and bus chassis from Borås

Volvo has celebrated production of 200,000 coach and bus chassis at its Borås plant in Sweden. The landmark underframe is a member of the...
Scottish coach support

Latest Scottish coach support targeted at earlier recipients

Coach companies eligible for the Scottish Government’s recently announced ‘tourism top up’ scheme are those that have already received money from either round of...

New leadership appointments at Stagecoach Manchester

Stagecoach Manchester has announced a number of promotions across its Greater Manchester depots. They include Zachary McAskill and Gary Banks, who have been named Operations...