Monday, August 2, 2021

Lough Swilly contract work replaced by Bus Éireann

Bus ireann was able to replace all schools services operated by Lough Swilly Bus Company in County Donegal, from the start of the new...

Lottery to investigate ‘unfair’ CT funding after CPT approach

The Big Lottery Fund is investigating complaints about unfair funding. The Confederation of Passenger Transport (CPT) approached the Big Lottery Fund – part of the...

UK Bus Driver of the Year still open for entries

Entries are still being invited from operators large and small for the national final of the UK Bus Driver of the Year (BDoY) competition...

MAN a leader with Euro 6 vehicles

Things are looking buoyant for MAN Bus and Truck's coach arm in the UK. 2013 saw a very strong year in the used market,...

Rotala commences NatEx legal action

Rotala is taking legal action against National Express over what it sees as a breach of contract after two coach routes were removed from...

Operator support for Catch the Bus Week

With Catch the Bus Week beginning on Monday (28 April), Greener Journeys and operators have revealed more plans for the Week, which aims to...

Operator Mountain Goat expands with luxury tour option

Lake District tour operator, Mountain Goat, has started a new luxury touring experience under the banner of Park Tours, an operator that it has...

Welsh Government ups Community Transport grants

The Welsh Government is giving Vale of Glamorgan and Ceredigion councils 100,000 each, to test better, more efficient ways to co-ordinate conventional bus, community...

Bus role in 1914 commemorated at this year’s Euro Bus Expo

Marking 100 years since the start of the First World War, organisers of Europe's premier trade fair of 2014, Euro Bus Expo, will commemorate...

Yourbus’s Scott Dunn buys Sydney-based Telford’s Group

Scott Dunn, 39, owner of Heanor, Derbyshire-based Dunn Motor Traction, trading as Yourbus, has bought an Australian coach and bus firm. . The Rachwal family...

Fuze to provide ‘turnkey’ asset finance for Wrightbus ZE models

Wrightbus and Ryze Hydrogen owner Jo Bamford has established Fuze, an asset finance company that will work exclusively with zero-emission buses built by the...