Sunday, August 1, 2021
Network One North East multimodal ticketing

Network One extends multi-operator ticketing to County Durham and Northumberland

Tyne and Wear ticket provider Network One has extended its offering to include integrated bus and Metro ticketing in County Durham and Northumberland. The new...
Stagecoach NHS

Stagecoach to offer discounted bus travel to all Scottish NHS employees

Stagecoach is teaming up with NHS in Scotland to offer discounted bus travel to all 140,000 of the service’s employees across the nation. The...
GlasGo Bus Operator Alliance in Glasgow Chair Fiona Doherty

Glas-Go Bus Operator Alliance formed in Glasgow

Operators in the Glasgow city region have formed the Glas-Go Bus Operator Alliance. It aims to improve sustainable travel, with one of its key...
Bus Emergency Scheme 2 in Wales paves the way to partnership

Bus Emergency Scheme 2 in Wales paves the partnership way

A further round of financial support to mitigate the impact of COVID-19 on bus services in Wales – the Bus Emergency Scheme 2 (BES2)...
Stagecoach seeks Manchester bus franchising Judicial Review

Judicial Review of Manchester franchising consultation sought

Stagecoach has submitted a court application for a Judicial Review of Greater Manchester Combined Authority’s (GMCA) second consultation on bus franchising in the region....
Sprint BRT construction work begins on the A45

Sprint BRT construction work begins on A45 in West Midlands

Construction work has begun on bus lane and other priority infrastructure on the A45 in the West Midlands to support the £88m first phase...
Go North East Wrightbus StreetDeck

Go North East, JH Coaches and Stanley Travel work together

Go North East (GNE), JH Coaches and Stanley Travel are working together to provide up to 28 buses and 52 drivers per day for...
Newport Bus battery-electric Yutong E12

Newport Bus: Move to electric ‘can only be done via partnership’

Newport Bus is the clear leader in Wales’s early moves towards zero-emission (ZE) electric buses. It is the first operator there to achieve modern-day...
National Express university services

National Express to capitalise on December university exodus

National Express intends to capitalise on the government’s planned university exodus next month by providing additional coach services to help students to get home....
Passenger Cardiff Bus

Cardiff Bus renews partnership with Passenger for three more years

Cardiff Bus has renewed its app and website contract with Passenger for another three years. The continued collaboration will allow the companies to bring further...

Fuze to provide ‘turnkey’ asset finance for Wrightbus ZE models

Wrightbus and Ryze Hydrogen owner Jo Bamford has established Fuze, an asset finance company that will work exclusively with zero-emission buses built by the...