Tuesday, May 24, 2022

Coach Hire Booking: Onwards and upwards…

Coach Hire Booking differs itself from Plain Jane brokers by giving both the client and operator a higher level of service. Recent developments mean...

Mark Griffin retires

Mark Griffin, Chairman of Diversified Midlands, is leaving the company after over 20 years with the business he grew from a start-up. Mr Griffin sold...

Abolition of driving licence counterpart brings benefits

The abolition of the driving licence counterpart will encourage better practice for firms that require access to driving licence data, according to Licencecheck Managing...

BASE passes 20 mark for MOBIpeople orders

Lancashire dealer BASE has announced that it has taken in excess of 20 orders for MOBIpeople-bodied MAN coaches. BASE announced its tie-up with the Portugese...

Connecting Britain: ‘Introduce yourself’

In the wake of the general election and the subsequent focus on buses by the newly-elected Conservative government, the Confederation of Passenger Transport (CPT)...

PMI paperwork always needed, says law expert

All operators that use outside providers for preventative maintenance inspection (PMI) work must ensure that a signed document certifying the vehicle's roadworthiness is in...

Chiltern Travel bought back

Chiltern Travel Ltd has been saved from closure by its former owner, Trevor Boorman. Gary Hawkes returns to the business as Transport Manager. The company, which...

BusHound: An attraction

There will be two star attractions to make Reading Buses' next Open Day – often known as the Family Fun Day – very different...

Holiday pay: Be aware

There have been a number of changes to employees' holiday pay entitlements over the past year and employers must ensure they are aware of...

Partnership delivers growth

Bus patronage has increased by 10.7% year-on-year following the works on Lutterworth Road and Aylestone Road from Blaby into Leicester. A raft of carriageway and...

Grant Palmer is latest operator for DVSA Earned Recognition

Grant Palmer is the latest member of the coach and bus industry to be accredited as a member of the Earned Recognition (ER) scheme...