Tuesday, November 30, 2021
Mellor Strata Ultra pair for Coastal Coaches

Coastal Coaches takes two Mellor Strata Ultra minibuses

Coastal Coaches has added two 29-passenger Strata Ultra minibuses to its fleet as part of an ongoing fleet replacement programme, manufactured and supplied by...
First full electric buses for Cardiff Bus

First of new Cardiff Bus battery-electric Yutong fleet delivered

The first of 36 battery-electric Yutong E12 buses due to Cardiff Bus and Cardiff Council before the end of 2021 have been delivered. The arrival...
Pelican Team Zero Launch

Pelican launches ‘Team Zero’ network for UK zero-emission PSV operators

Pelican Engineering, the dealer for Yutong battery-electric coaches and buses in the UK, has launched 'Team Zero', a network for zero-emission coach and bus...
Equipmake Jewel E for Go-Ahead London

Go-Ahead London to trial battery-electric Equipmake Jewel E

Go-Ahead London (GAL) will begin in-service trials of the first Equipmake Jewel E battery-electric double-decker in February 2022, with the operator saying that it...
Yutong GT13 with Coach Options

Coach Options takes delivery of UK’s first Yutong GT13

Coach Options of Middleton has purchased the first Yutong GT13 to be sold into the UK market, supplied by Pelican Bus and Coach. It...
Coach driver shortage survey conducted by UKCOA

Coach driver shortage: No consistency, UKCOA survey shows

The general difficulty in attracting and retaining PSV drivers shows little sign of abating. But recent work carried out by the UK Coach Operators...
Higer Azure battery electric single decker bus

Higer Azure battery-electric bus set for UK market

Harris Group is to bring the Higer Azure battery-electric single-deck bus to the UK and Irish markets. The first has arrived at the dealership...
Darren Gould and Steven Delaney stagecoach heroes

Stagecoach Manchester bus inspectors recognised for life-saving actions

Two bus inspectors, both working for Stagecoach Manchester, have been recognised for life-saving actions in the line of duty. In two separate incidents, Inspectors Steven...
DCPC review details announced by DVSA

Further details of upcoming DCPC review announced

Whether employers should have more obligation to support staff with the cost of Driver CPC (DCPC) training will be within scope of the recently...
stagecoach south poppy buses

Stagecoach South unveils two poppy buses ahead of Remembrance Day

Stagecoach South has unveiled two poppy buses ahead of Remembrance Day on Thursday 11 November. The buses will support the Royal British Legion's Poppy Appeal...

CPT Cymru announces Chair and Vice-Chair of Bus Commission

Jane Reakes-Davies, Managing Director of First Bus Cymru, and Paul Dyer, Managing Director at Cardiff Bus, are to become Chair and Vice-Chair of the...