Sunday, March 7, 2021
Benny the Bus

Welsh coach family shares its lockdown journey with Benny the Bus

A family-run coach operator in Narberth, Wales, has told its personal lockdown tale through a children’s story book. Benny the Bus (Welsh: Benny y Bws)...
Hallmark Bus to be rebranded Diamond Bus South East

Rotala to rebrand Hallmark Bus as Diamond Bus South East

Rotala is to extend its Diamond Bus brand to capture bus services in Oxfordshire and Surrey that are currently operated under the Hallmark name. The...
Bradford Clean Air Zone set for January 2022

Bradford Clean Air Zone likely to start ‘by January 2022’

A Class C Clean Air Zone in Bradford should be operational “by January 2022” if plans are approved as recommended by members of the...
Irizar i6 and i6S PSVAR retrofit work

Irizar i6 and i6S factory PSVAR retrofit work gathers pace

The first Irizar i6 and i6S coaches have returned to the UK after retrofit to PSVAR specification at the manufacturer’s factory in Spain as...
David Bowen

David Bowen joins Roadgas as Commercial Manager

Roadgas has appointed David Bowen as its Commercial Manager. He brings over 20 years’ experience in national and key account development from the haulage and...
Roadmap in England requires more clarity for coach industry

Coach clarity call amid cautious England roadmap welcome

The coach industry has cautiously welcomed the government’s roadmap towards the removal of restrictions in England, but one trade body is seeking clarity on...
Wrightbus Voith VEDS

Wrightbus to use Voith Electrical Drive System in ZE buses

Wrightbus will exclusively utilise the Voith Electrical Drive System (VEDS) in the second-generation of its battery-electric and hydrogen fuel cell-electric buses, the two parties...
BYD ADL Enviro400EV in new 10.3m length

BYD UK and ADL to release shorter-wheelbase Enviro400EV

Alexander Dennis (ADL) and partner BYD UK have announced they are to introduce a shorter-wheelbase version of the BYD ADL Enviro400EV battery-electric double-decker. The model...
Proposed bus cuts in Nottingham

Proposed Nottingham CC bus service cuts attacked by CT4N

Proposals by Nottingham City Council (NCC) to impose swingeing cuts to the supported Linkbus network in the city have been criticised by bus operator...
Stagecoach bus in Manchester

Stagecoach drivers lead GreenRoad safety scheme for fifth consecutive year

Stagecoach has commended its bus drivers for leading the way in the GreenRoad driving safety measurement programme for the fifth consecutive year. The safety and...

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...