Tuesday, September 28, 2021

Worcester to get country’s ‘most advanced bus shelters’

Worcester City Council is the first local authority in the country to place orders for a new kind of bus shelter which replaces traditional...
Pauls of Stoke Mercedes Benz Tourismo Access

Paul’s of Stoke among early Tourismo Access customers

Paul’s of Stoke, based in the village of Harriseahead, is among early customers for the Mercedes-Benz Tourismo Access. The vehicle concerned is the eighth...
Go South West MD Richard Stevens honoured at awards ceremony

Go South West MD Richard Stevens recognised at Awards

Go South West Managing Director Richard Stevens (pictured, centre) received a special Outstanding Leadership Award at the Devon and Plymouth Chamber Awards on 24...
Volvo BZL Electric double decker for Metroline

Volvo launches BZL Electric; UK demonstration to start soon

Volvo has launched its BZL Electric bus platform. The battery-electric chassis will be sold in both single- and double-deck format and it has been...
Adam Marsden - September 2021

Oxford Bus Company welcomes second intern Adam Marsden

Oxford Bus Company has taken on board its second intern, Adam Marsden, a transport management student at Birmingham's Aston University. 22-year-old Adam, who follows in...
Transaid Way of the Roses challenge

Coach and bus industry represented in Transaid cycle challenge

A team of cyclists that includes members of the coach and bus industry has completed the 170-mile Way of the Roses challenge between Morecambe...
Freeway Defect App

Freeway defect management app helps to keep buses on the road

Freeway Fleet Systems has developed a software application that is helping to reduce vehicle off road levels and keep buses working. Called the defect management...
Stagecoach bus

Stagecoach proposes motoring reforms ahead of spending review

Road pricing, public transport tax credits and a national marketing campaign are among proposals set out in a six-point plan submitted by Stagecoach to...
Rail replacement PSVAR exemption extended to 30 June 2022

Rail replacement PSVAR exemption scope pushed to mid-2022

Scope for a further nine-month exemption from PSVAR for non-compliant vehicles used on rail replacement services has been made available by the Department for...
Yara Optispray and Adblue

Gas price hike results in temporary surcharge on Yara AdBlue products

President of Yara Industrial Solutions Jorge Noval has today announced that sales of its ammonia (NH3), urea and nitric acid products, used in the...

Go-Ahead’s Wills and former TfL head Brown join NITHC Board

Go-Ahead Group’s Ed Wills and former Transport for London (TfL) Commissioner Mike Brown are among five non-executive appointments to the Board of the Northern...