Wednesday, January 27, 2021

Leeds CAZ: £1.79m will be awarded to coach and bus

Leeds City Council (LCC) has forecast that a total of £1.79m will be awarded to operators of non-scheduled coaches and buses to help them...

Bernard Kavanagh and Sons takes nine new Volvos

Bernard Kavanagh and Sons of Kilkenny has taken delivery of three 9900 integrals. They are part of a nine-coach order from Volvo Bus (02476...

Baumot UK: ‘Coach retrofit demand is growing’

Baumot says that demand from coach and bus operators for its BNOx Euro 6 retrofit solution is increasing. Because of that, a restructure of...

Doig’s of Glasgow takes four new Volvo coaches

Doig’s of Glasgow has returned to Volvo Bus (02476 210250) for three B8Rs with Sunsundegui bodywork: Two SB3s and a pair of SC5s. Says Doig's...

Portsmouth CAZ gets go-ahead at cabinet meeting

Portsmouth City Council (PCC) has approved a proposal for the introduction of a Class B Clean Air Zone (CAZ) in the city. It will call...

TARGETING A NICHE THAT DELIVERS PROFITABILITY

Nova Bussing was founded with a focus on a certain part of the market. Developing that has delivered growth for the Rye-based firm, which...

Hunt’s Coaches celebrates 90 years

Third-generation Lincolnshire-based transport service supplier Hunt’s is going from strength to strength. As it celebrates its 90th year it is in the running for...

LandFlight continues move to Euro 6 fleet

Solihull-based LandFlight has continued its ongoing fleet investment programme, this time with a £325,000 spend on a Mercedes-Benz Tourismo and a V-Class MPV. They form...

L&I Coaches adds two Scania Tourings to its fleet

Westgate-on-Sea-based L&I Coaches has added a pair of K 360 IBs with Touring HD bodywork. They were supplied by Scania Great Britain (01909 500822). Each...

Evans Coaches takes its first Yutong: A TC9

Milford Haven operator Evans Coaches has taken delivery of its first Yutong: A TC9 supplied by Pelican Bus and Coach (01924 227722). It is a...

Further coach industry funding in Northern Ireland proposed

A further round of bespoke funding for private coach and bus operators in Northern Ireland appears likely after Infrastructure Minister Nichola Mallon requested powers...