Thursday, January 20, 2022

Future secure for ‘icon’

An amazing survivor of London Transport's iconic RLH-class '50s lowbridge buses has taken up residence at the London Bus Museum, Brooklands. Handed over by long-term...

Stagecoach MDs shuffle

The retirement in July of Stagecoach South MD Andrew Dyer, 61, after more than four decades in the UK bus industry, is leading to...

StreetLites debut on X66

Go North East (GNE) has launched the first four of its Euro 5 Wrightbus StreetLite Max Micro Hybrids, with another batch of 29 on...

Review: Commercial Vehicle Show

The annual Commercial Vehicle Show, held at the NEC in Birmingham, mainly concerns HGV and van operators, but there are always a few products...

UK Coach Rally review: Five in a row for Parrys

The UK Coach Rally returned to the Alton Towers Resort in Staffordshire last weekend, for this old lady of the coaching calendar's 61st gathering...

Licencecheck: Not just a check

The paper counterpart of the UK driving licence will be abolished in June. How can operators continue to check their drivers' entitlement and stay...

Manifestos: Little light on bus detail

The devolution of transport powers, including those over buses, to major city regions are being promised by the Conservatives and Labour in their election...

Golden Boy accredited

Golden Boy is the first coach operator to achieve the Confederation of Passenger Transport (CPT)'s Workshop Accreditation. Golden Boy, which conducts all its own maintenance...

John Horn appointed to sell electric buses for Irizar UK

Irizar UK, importer of the Spanish manufacturer's integral coaches, has announced that John Horn has been appointed to the newly-created position of Bus Project...

Debut StreetDecks enter service

Go-Ahead subsidiary Brighton & Hove, which has become the first operator to take delivery of production StreetDeck integral double-deckers from Wrightbus, has now put...

New leadership appointments at Stagecoach Manchester

Stagecoach Manchester has announced a number of promotions across its Greater Manchester depots. They include Zachary McAskill and Gary Banks, who have been named Operations...