Saturday, May 15, 2021
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...
Bus Priority Fund Scotland

Bus Partnership Fund to handle £500m Scottish priority spend

The already-announced investment of over £500m in bus priority measures by Transport Scotland (TS) will take the form of a competitive Bus Partnership Fund. The...

Pelican delivers West Yorkshire’s ‘first zero-emission bus fleet’

Pelican Bus and Coach has delivered what is believed to be West Yorkshire’s first zero-emission bus fleet, which makes its debut in Leeds today...

Enviro400EVs debut on Nat Ex Coventry network

Partnership between National Express and Zenobe Energy has resulted in the introduction of 10 double-decker electric buses in Coventry. It follows the introduction of...

NAT Group to launch Cardiff Fflecsi DRT on 29 June

NAT Group is to trial a demand responsive transport (DRT) service in Cardiff called Fflecsi. The pilot will start on 29 June and last...

Johnsons’ Luxury Traveller brand set to go with Irizar i8 integrals

Johnsons Coach and Bus Travel will get its Luxury Traveller brand underway on Monday 17 May with a pair of high-specification 43-seat Irizar i8...