Wednesday, May 25, 2022

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...

Appeal for London commuter route lost

In the first case of its kind, Centaur Overland Travel has lost its appeal to the First Tribunal against a decision of Transport for...

First: Delivering on its promise

For the third year running, First has announced a major order for new buses, as it continues to deliver on its investment promises made...

Partnership can deliver politicians’ expectations

Partnerships have the capacity to deliver much more than they do at present, and franchising is not necessarily the answer in Manchester. That's the clear...

GNE Lime is refreshed

As part of Go North East's 5.2m bus order (routeone, News, 22 April), 15 Wright StreetLite Max micro hybrids are being introduced onto its...

Stanley Travel takes another new VDL Futura FHD2

A further VDL Futura FHD2 has joined Stanley Travel, supplied by VDL Bus and Coach UK. It is the fleet's fourth VDL, having followed...