Thursday, October 6, 2022

Awards for great drivers

First West of England has launched an awards programme to recognise customer service on its Bristol buses. The operator is working with Destination Bristol to...

Stop-start coming from Q3 2016

Stop-start engine technology is expected to debut in conventional diesel buses in late 2016, says a leading industry engineer, building on its existing fitment...

Bakers ‘phoenix’ is using Harrington’s O-Licence

Staffordshire-based Bakers Travel Ltd – the new phoenix company set up by Island Fortitude – has bought Bedworth-based Harrington Coaches. MD Bob Harrington, 66, has...

Shareholders suffer as Optare shares hit ‘junk’ status

Optare shareholders have seen the remaining value of their holding almost wiped out after a collapse in the AIM-listed firm's share price, after it...

ADL up for £300m sale?

Alexander Dennis (ADL) is playing down city speculation of a 300m sale of the firm. The news broke in The Sunday Times' business section, which...

Permit system under scrutiny

The European Commission (EC) has issued an 'infringement formal notice' to the UK Government asking it to comment on its non-compliance with EU O-Licensing...

Lined up for Blackpool

VisitBlackpool has released details of the Blackpool iFest event as part of the Illuminations Switch On Weekend 2015. The 136-year-old annual event, on 4-6 September,...

Colchester park-and-ride opens

Arriva Southern Counties has invested 777,000 in its Colchester operation with five new Alexander Dennis Enviro200s for use on a newly-won park-and-ride contract. It's the...

‘Coach industry must work together to attract drivers’

The coach industry must work together if it is to address the ticking time-bomb of an ageing driver pool, says a leading South Yorkshire...

‘Coach industry must work together to attract drivers’

The coach industry must work together if it is to address the ticking time-bomb of an ageing driver pool, says a leading South Yorkshire...

Croner-i webinar: CO2 Emissions and Sustainability for your business

CO2 Emissions and Sustainability Focus on improving your company's carbon footprint today... Croner-i focuses on what strategies your business can put in place to transition to...