Saturday, October 16, 2021

Tax on the spot possible

Further detail has emerged about the Driver and Vehicle Licencing Agency (DVLA) changes that will see paper tax discs for Road Fund Licence abolished...

McGill’s owners target shipyard for rescue

Sandy and James Easdale, the owners of McGill's Buses, have expressed an interest in saving the nearby Ferguson shipyard in Port Glasgow, Inverclyde. It...

Fees fall at ATFs, up at DVSA sites

The Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) its reducing fees for PCV and HGV testing by an average of 3.5%, where the work is...

Express Coach Repairs convert Levante trio for Bennetts

Express Coach Repairs (ECR) has carried out its first conversion of a Volvo Caetano Levante coach into a 67-seater. New 3+2 seats with three-point belts,...

Family event marks £1.4m ADL Enviro300 fleet boost

To launch 10 new ADL Enviro300 41-seater buses for its Letham and Tulloch routes 1/2 in Perth, Stagecoach hosted a family event to celebrate...

High satisfaction levels shown by Transport Scotland

Research commissioned by Transport Scotland shows that 95% of free concessionary bus travel cardholders are 'very' or 'fairly satisfied' with their experience of bus...

Sandwell enjoys investment

A 9m fleet of more than 50 new buses has been unveiled by National Express West Midlands (NXWM) and PTE Centro in Sandwell, as...

Optare launches new multi-platform website

As part of its strategy to reach global markets Optare has launched a new website, www.optare.com, optimised for mobile, tablet or PC users. Says...

Burnt Tree bought by Enterprise Rent-A-Car

Enterprise Rent-A-Car has bought Burnt Tree, one of the UK's largest providers of commercial rental vehicles, for an undisclosed sum. The purchase increases the...

Register now for sell-out Euro Bus Expo

In just 12 weeks' time Euro Bus Expo 2014 – the leading dedicated trade fair for the bus and coach industry in Europe this...

AirSym takes two Plaxton Panther Volvo B8Rs

Heathrow-based AirSym has taken delivery of a pair of Volvo B8Rs with Panther bodywork, supplied by Plaxton and with finance by Mistral Bus and...