Wednesday, October 27, 2021
Bus funding in England not fast enough says CPT

£1.2bn bus funding release for cities in England ‘falls far short’

Concern has again been raised that ministers are unduly dragging their heels in delivering the promised £3bn funding towards better bus services in England...
50000 users for Passenger myTrip platform in litte over a year

Passenger myTrip exceeds 50,000 users in little over a year

Passenger has announced that its myTrip app and website platform has exceeded 50,000 users since it launched a little over a year ago.  Having debuted...
Nexa Clearcoat P190-1400 EHS clearcoat

Nexa Autocolor introduces new high-gloss paintwork clearcoat

Nexa Autocolor has introduced P190-1400 EHS Clearcoat to its Turbo Vision commercial transport platform. The product is a first clearcoat in the Turbo Vision range...
SSE and Swarco want bus charging infrastructure opened to other businesses

EV bus charging infrastructure: ‘Open it to others’, say suppliers

Opening battery-electric charging infrastructure in bus depots to other businesses that run electric vehicles “would help to accelerate the UK’s transition to low carbon...
DVSA heavy vehicle testing focus group call to operators

DVSA seeks operators for heavy vehicle testing focus groups

DVSA is seeking operators to participate in a series of focus group events that it will hold as part of its ongoing work to...

Coach Hire Comparison sees busiest months on record

Coach booking comparison website Coach Hire Comparison is celebrating the "busiest six months in its history" following the easing of COVID-19 restrictions this year. The...
Edward Hodgson

Edward Hodgson will remain as MD for Stagecoach South

Managing Director for Stagecoach South Edward Hodgson, who earlier this year announced his intention to depart from the group, has decided he will remain...
IRTE Skills Challenge winners announced

Winners named at 10th IRTE Skills Challenge awards ceremony

Thursday 21 October saw the 10th anniversary IRTE Skills Challenge awards ceremony and the announcement of the winners of this year’s anniversary event. It was...
Transport Focus Bus User Weekly Survey launched

Bus User Weekly Survey launched by Transport Focus

Transport Focus has launched the Bus User Weekly Survey. It tracks week-by-week levels of satisfaction with their most recent journey via the mode among...
EO Charging launches dedicated electric bus division

EO Charging launches bus division with ex-ADL man at helm

Former Alexander Dennis Director Keith Watson has joined provider of technology based turnkey EV fleet solutions EO Charging to lead its new electric bus...

Southern Vectis donates coach to Zambian training school

A coach operated by Go-Ahead owned Southern Vectis set off on a journey to Zambia this week, after the operator donated it to a...