Friday, March 5, 2021

TAS Survey lifts the lid on North-South fares divide

For operators, passengers and politicians, fares are big news. Everyone has an opinion and, it seems, everybody understands the dynamics. But a new report...

Research says Stagecoach is best value for passengers

Stagecoach has been confirmed as Britain's best value major bus operator for the third successive time, according to new independent research.. Analysis by transport specialists...

Crystals Coaches closes as London Councils consolidate

The latest outcome of the Triborough initiative, which has seen three West London councils combine service provision, manifested itself this week. The Triborough initiative, which...

Rosso Managing Director suspended

Rossendale Council, owner of municipal Rossendale Transport which trades as Rosso, has suspended the firm's MD Brian Juffs.. The decision was announced by the Council's...

Dartford crossing changes spell the end of pay at the barrier

The Highways Agency has released more information about changes to the Dartford Crossing. . From October, all road users will pay the charge remotely and...

Reading buses to have a ‘buggy zone’

A 'buggy zone' has been created as part of a programme to convert some older buses in the Reading Buses fleet to give more...

Stagecoach confirms scale of service cuts in Wales

The scale of cuts by Stagecoach in Wales – which will see its fleet reduced by 10% from mid-July – has been released. . It...

Coach operators’ sporting guidelines amended by TC Bell

An amended voluntary Code of Practice for coach operators taking passengers to and from designated sporting events in England and Wales has been published...

4% fuel saving is target as Stagecoach extends London GreenRoad programme

Stagecoach is targeting a 4% fuel consumption reduction as a key result of fitting driver-focused fleet management system GreenRoad, as part of its EcoDriver...

Welsh government cuts lead to bus depot closure and service reductions

Welsh Government cuts have led to the closure of Brynmawr depot and a number of service reductions, says Stagecoach in South Wales. . It comes...

McGill’s Buses agrees new Effitires contract with Michelin

McGill’s Buses has extended its 19-year relationship with Michelin by signing a new Effitires contract with Michelin Services and Solutions. The deal cover McGill's...