Tuesday, September 28, 2021

Sponsored content: Zeelo and operator partners champion safe transport for critical workers

With the recent outbreak of coronavirus COVID-19, healthcare, food, utility and critical logistics teams across the UK are being tested like never before. In the...

Ticketer and Passenger partner up to provide bus tracking

Transport technology providers Ticketer and Passenger are working together to roll out live vehicle tracking to operators UK-wide. Passenger’s ‘Live Buses’ capability will be applied...

Passenger in HCC Intalink website contract win

Passenger has been awarded the contract for a new Intalink website by Hertfordshire County Council (HCC). It is part of HCC’s adoption of an...

Stagecoach proposes £142m Manchester partnership

Stagecoach Manchester has proposed a radical 10-year, operator-funded profit-sharing partnership agreement for bus services in the south of the city. If accepted, the plans will...

Liverpool City Region bus franchising ‘leading option’

Papers released by the Liverpool City Region Combined Authority have recommended that franchising is supported as “the emerging leading option” for bus services within...

Coatham Coaches: Nifty, thrifty and efficient

Coatham Coaches is an operator like many others. Family run, customer focused and approaching its 40th year, it has all the hallmarks of a...

Intalink: Boosting bus patronage across Hertfordshire

Breaking down the barriers in public transport use increases patronage. The Intalink partnership is helping build user confidence in public transport across Hertfordshire Promoting alternative...

Embassy project in Manchester: Can you help?

Three operators in the North West are working with the Embassy project in Manchester, which uses a repurposed former ‘band bus’ to offer overnight...

CPT launches industry photo competition

To celebrate the coach and bus industry, the Confederation of Passenger Transport (CPT) has launched a photo competition for 2020. The competition is designed to...

Sunderland partnership delivers on new bus route

A new bus service was introduced in Sunderland on Monday (16 September) by the Connect 700 Partnership. Route 702 serves the city’s National Glass...

Go-Ahead’s Wills and former TfL head Brown join NITHC Board

Go-Ahead Group’s Ed Wills and former Transport for London (TfL) Commissioner Mike Brown are among five non-executive appointments to the Board of the Northern...