Wednesday, October 27, 2021

Flexility solution blends bus season tickets with rental car membership

Go North East and car rental provider Co-Wheels are collaborating to launch a new mobility solution in Newcastle which blends using a bus and...
Graphic of Ricardo Bus

Ricardo looking to scalable ‘fuel cell module’ in Tees Valley project

Engineering and consulting company Ricardo, which recently won a bid with Stagecoach to retrofit a hydrogen fuel cell bus demonstrator for the UK’s first...

Marchants ‘decker wears a new livery to promote volunteer steam railway

Cheltenham-based family coach operator Marchants has wrapped one of its double-deck buses for the first time, in a special livery advertising volunteer-run Gloucestershire Warwickshire...
Cardiff Bus battery electric Yutong order

Zenobe to provide charging infrastructure for Cardiff Bus’ electric vehicles

Cardiff Bus has partnered with Zenobe to implement charging infrastructure for its order of 36 battery-electric Yutong E12s placed earlier this year. Serving routes north...
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...

EV bus charging infrastructure: ‘Open it to others’, say suppliers

Opening battery-electric charging infrastructure in bus depots to other businesses that run electric vehicles “would help to accelerate the UK’s transition to low carbon...