Sunday, March 7, 2021
Visit Wales joins Coach Tourism Association as a partner member

Visit Wales joins Coach Tourism Association as partner member

Visit Wales has strengthened its relationship with the Coach Tourism Association by enrolling as a partner member. It represents a formalisation of an already...
Stagecoach adopts Optbus software platform

Stagecoach adopts Optibus to shape post-pandemic networks

Stagecoach is to roll out Optibus artificial intelligence software to help it to “plan the bus networks of tomorrow” as it leaves the COVID-19...
RHA Coaches membership opens on 1 March 2021

RHA Coaches membership opens on 1 March

Membership of RHA Coaches opened on 1 March. The trade body says it stands ready to help coach operators “to get back on the...
DfE money for additonal home-to-school transport

DfE additional England H2S money set to run into summer term

Money made available by the Department for Education (DfE) to pay for additional dedicated home-to-school transport in England looks set to continue into the...
Go North West indefinite strike approaches

Go North West Unite dispute deepens as indefinite strike looms

The acrimonious dispute between Go North West (GNW) and some drivers at its Queens Road depot in Manchester that are members of Unite has...
Safe Travels stamp open to We're Good to Go businesses

Global Safe Travels stamp open to We’re Good to Go holders

Holders of the UK-wide We’re Good to Go consumer mark – which includes many coach operators – can be automatically issued with the international...
Passenger and Go-Ahead sign five-year app and website contract

Passenger agrees app and website contract with Go-Ahead

Passenger has signed a contract with Go-Ahead Group that will see it deliver 15 apps and six websites for Go-Ahead’s bus operations in the...
ADL H2.0 hydrogen double-decker bus platform

ADL announces H2.0 hydrogen double-decker bus platform

Alexander Dennis (ADL) is promising a zero-emission range of “up to 300 miles” for its next generation hydrogen fuel cell-electric integral double-decker bus. It...
Centrebus to close Stevenage depot on 10 April

Centrebus cites uncertainty for planned Stevenage closure

Centrebus is to consolidate its Home Counties operations at Luton depot and close its operating centre at Stevenage. The group has cited “difficult trading...
Freeway Fleet Systems and Tranzaura

NCT’s first use checks digitalised by Freeway and Tranzaura

Nottingham City Transport (NCT) has equipped drivers with mobile data terminals to record their first use vehicle checks as part of the introduction of...

Stagecoach celebrates buses on Skye with tribute livery

Stagecoach has celebrated 50 years of buses on Skye by repainting a member of its fleet into the same scheme as the service had...