Beverley welcomes coaches to festival

As part of its key policy of welcoming coaches, East Riding of Yorkshire Council's transport team helped towards the success of Beverley's annual Festival...

Management expansion at Lucketts

Fareham-based Lucketts Travel Group has welcomed seven new members of staff to the business, including two senior roles. Reflecting the family firm's growth and expansion...

D&G buys BakerBus

  Bus services run under the BakerBus brand have been saved, after their purchase by Crewe-based Rolling Solutions Ltd, trading as D&G Bus. Around 25 staff...

QCS finance questioned

The future of the high-profile Quaylink bus service in Newcastle has been secured, thanks to Go North East (GNE). The operator has stepped in to...

Industry health check: Three important questions

What's the state of the coach, bus and minibus industry right now, and what are its managers going to focus on in 2015? There's...

26 coaches destroyed in First Call Coaches depot fire

The BBC is reporting that a huge blaze has swept through theFirst Call Coachesdepot in Merthyr Tydfil, causing 26 coaches to catch fire. More than...

Positive interim results from Stagecoach

Announcing on-course half-yearly results, to 31 October, Stagecoach says that while overall earnings and profit remain as expected, there will be shift with more...

Avensis Coach Travel goes into administration

Marchwood, Southampton-based family run operator Avensis Coach Travel has ceased trading after going into administration last week. Run by the Humby family, it operated eight...

Parts: A heavy-duty business

Sourcing parts for your coach or bus is a serious business. Fortunately, Retford-based Heavy Duty Parts does its best to help, and it celebrates...

Scania’s Euro 6 debutantes

Built in partnership with Chinese manufacturer Higer, Scania's Touring is a coach keenly awaited by UK operators. It made its right-hand drive debut at...
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Passenger data keeps journeys safe: Transdev’s new social distancing platform

One of the hidden benefits of COVID-19 has been the imperative progression of technology to assist in making the coach and bus industry safer....
Home-to-school payments

The lottery of ongoing home-to-school transport payments

The scale of variation in the approach taken by local authorities (LAs) to payments for suspended home-to-school contracts has been exposed by research undertaken...
Euro Bus Expo postponed

Postponed Euro Bus Expo allows attention to turn to 2021

News that Euro Bus Expo has been postponed to 2021 may have initially added to the downbeat feel that has gripped the industry since...