Saturday, May 28, 2022

UKCOA to assist members during the fuel price crisis

The UK Coach Operators Association (UKCOA) has announced plans to continue to support the coach industry as fuel prices continue to rise in the...
McGills Buses CEO and CPT President Ralph Roberts

Ralph Roberts: ‘Making the industry’s case is imperative’

McGill’s Buses CEO Ralph Roberts brings a wealth of coach and bus knowledge to the role of Confederation of Passenger Transport (CPT) President for...
Rotala agrees to purchase Claribel Coaches bus business

Rotala agrees to purchase Claribel Coaches’ bus business

Rotala through its Diamond Bus subsidiary has reached agreement to purchase the bus business and certain specific assets – principally 18 vehicles – of...

Opinion: ‘Omicron worry opens 2022 – but think long term’

The Omicron situation means 2022 opens on an uncertain note for the industry – but it needs to be ready to bounce back quickly Last...
shared mobility

Opinion: ‘Shared mobility: Time for a revised approach’

‘Shared mobility’ is a buzz phrase. But is its true meaning understood by politicians? No, because they still forget coaches and buses The reaction to...
Hidral Gobel supporting PSVAR in the coach sector

Hidral Gobel: An eye on the now and the future of coach PSVAR

Passenger lifts are a point of importance for the coach industry as it grapples not only with PSVAR in its current form, but also...
Harrogate Electrics to operare fare free on Sundays in January and February 2022

Harrogate Electrics fare-free Sundays return thanks to BID

Free Sunday buses are again running in Harrogate after the town’s Business Improvement District (BID) agreed to support the initiative on the Harrogate Electrics...

Abbey Travel: Where there’s a will there’s a way

A can-do attitude is a mindset Kent-based Abbey Travel has always prided itself on – and it is one that has served the operator...
EvoBus (UK) year end sales event to be held in November

EvoBus (UK) year end sales event set for 11 and 12 November

EvoBus (UK) will stage a year-end sales event at its national handover centre in Coventry between 0900-1600hrs on 11 and 12 November. On display will...
The Challenges of Electrifying Your Bus Garage or Depot and How ESP Can Help.

White Paper: The challenges of electrifying your bus garage or depot and how ESP...

The challenges of electrifying your bus garage or depot and how ESP can help. The journey to electrifying your bus garage or depot is complex...

Coach Options adds a new Yutong TC9 PSVAR midi

Coach Options of Middleton has taken delivery of a further Yutong TC9, supplied by Pelican Bus and Coach. The PSVAR compliant midi has 37 seats...