Wednesday, June 29, 2022
Leicester Hospital Hopper electric bus conversion

Leicester Hospital Hopper goes zero-emission with Yutong E12s

Four Yutong E12 battery-electric single-deckers have entered service with Centrebus to convert the Hospital Hopper service in Leicester to zero-emission operation. Electrification of the Hospital...
First South Yorkshire Doncaster depot open day

First South Yorks raises £7,000 at charity Doncaster open day

First South Yorkshire raised £7,000 for local charity St Johns Hospice at an open day held at its Doncaster depot earlier in June, the...
Community transport use in Wales back to pre-pandemic levels

Community transport use back to pre-pandemic levels in Wales

Ridership on community transport services in Wales has returned to pre-pandemic levels while on buses in the country the rate of return is still...
Go South West continues to support RNRMC naval charity

Go South West continues support of naval charity

Go South West has continued its support of the Royal Navy and Royal Marines Charity (RNRMC) as the organisation opened a new hub at...
Stagecoach Manchester Engineering Director Dave Heptinstall

David Heptinstall joins Stagecoach Manchester senior team

David Heptinstall has been appointed Engineering Director by Stagecoach Manchester. He joins from Stagecoach Yorkshire, where he held the same role from 2016. Mr Heptinstall...
Mercedes Benz Tourismo additions to Westbus fleet

Four Mercedes-Benz Tourismo coaches join Westbus fleet

Westbus of Hayes has debuted its updated livery and brand on members of its coach fleet with the delivery of four Mercedes-Benz Tourismo M/3...
Jenny Gilruth eencourages examination of municipal bus operation in Scotland

Municipal bus operation in Scotland encouraged by minister

Local transport authorities (LTAs) in Scotland have been encouraged by Minister for Transport Jenny Gilruth (pictured) to consider operating municipal bus services after the...
Partnership working key to bus reform in Wales, says CPT

Partnership will best deliver Wales bus reform, says CPT

Bus service reform in Wales should centre on partnership working among “a broader range of policy levers,” the Confederation of Passenger Transport (CPT) Cymru...
Stagecoach takes over Lea Interchange

Stagecoach London welcomes Lea Interchange to its business

Stagecoach London has added to its business the former Tower Transit depot, staff and operations at Lea Interchange in the east of the capital....
Cymru Coaches joins FlixBus UK as partner

Cymru Coaches joins FlixBus UK as partner operator

FlixBus UK has added a second Welsh operator to its list of partners after Waunarlwydd-based Cymru Coaches began running daily services between London and...

Coach tourism in Scotland to be on show at CTA Glasgow...

The Coach Tourism Association (CTA) will hold a summer networking event in Glasgow from Sunday 24 to Tuesday 26 July. It will showcase the...