Monday, August 15, 2022

Stagecoach in East Kent gets Gold bus service

Stagecoach in East Kent promises bus passengers 'a touch of gold' after launching its first Stagecoach Gold bus service this week. Route 16, Canterbury to...

Bus services are better through working together says CPT

The bus industry has reacted with disappointment to Labour's call for the further regulation of bus services. CPT – the industry trade association – said,...

Operators benefit from Scotland’s biggest-ever green grant

The Scottish Government has announced the eight winners of round 5 of its Green Bus Fund (SGBF5), who will share 3.7m in support to...

Kramer opens AV design competition for students

Transport Minister Baroness Kramer has launched a competition for students, aimed at devising new ways to make bus travel easier for people who have...

D&G marks 10 years in Crewe

The Mayor and Mayoress of Cheshire East were guests of honour on23 October as Uttoxeter-based D&G Bus formally opened its new 500,000, 40-bus depot...

Saving money with a fuelcard

Fuel is one of your largest costs, so it's vital that the purchasing process is tailored to suit your business' particular circumstances. Tim Deakin...

PTEs welcome Creagh’s franchising backing

A group of leaders from England's Transport Committees has welcomed Shadow Secretary of State for Transport Mary Creagh's backing for “London-style regulated bus services.” It...

Liverpool axes 22 bus lanes, leaving just four

A proposal, due to go before the city's ruling Cabinet this week, is to axe all but four of Liverpool's bus lanes, after controversial...

Prax Petroleum wins more fuel deals

Prax Petroleum has won a contract to increase its supply into more First UK Bus regions. As a result it will now supply 27 million...

CPT rolls out new-style Regional Coaching Conferences

This autumn the Confederation of Passenger Transport UK (CPT) launches a major initiative that improves the trade association's service to its coach operator members...

Zero-emission coaches to be eligible for ScotZEB2 fund

The purchase of zero-emission coaches for use on private hire, tourism-related and home-to-school work is set to be eligible for capital grant funding under...