Saturday, September 18, 2021

Passenger Focus calles for better use of data

Independent watchdog Passenger Focus has called on bus bosses to make better use of data to get buses running on time. Publishing its report of...

Go-Ahead steps in on Western Greyhound routes

Go-Ahead-owned Plymouth Citybus has acquired Western Greyhound bus services in the Liskeard area. It follows Western Greyhound being offered for sale, after a period of...

Judges rule in favour of bus industry

In a test case that affects all UK bus operators, the Court of Appeal has overturned a ruling by Leeds Crown Court, about the...

O-Licensing review: What do you want?

It is now government policy to review all public bodies every three years to make sure that they're still fit for purpose. “If you use...

Coach driver faces trial after fatal French crash

The driver of a coach which crashed while carrying school children and staff from Alvechurch, killing a teacher and seriously injuring others, will face...

Payment performance to be mandatory

New proposals obliging large and listed companies to publish detailed information about their payment practices and performance have been unveiled by Business Minister Matthew...

TfL sets out £225m bus investment

The Mayor and Transport for London (TfL) have set out plans for new investment in buses to help meet the rising demand of the...

Better journeys begin as Dart Charge starts

The road to better journeys at the Dartford Crossing – one of the UK's busiest transport crossings – began last weekend with the launch...

Turfitt: Solid advice

When a Traffic Commissioner elects to speak in public it makes good sense to sit up and listen and this was definitely the case...

Western Greyhound: Pressure grows

Embattled Western Greyhound is facing a fresh challenge, with rival First adding new services on its key corridors. The Cornish operator, which has been beset...

All new London buses will be zero-emission, pledges Mayor

Mayor of London Sadiq Khan has pledged that all new buses ordered by Transport for London (TfL) for use in the capital will be...