Saturday, October 16, 2021
Patronage recovery in Wales requires positive messages from politicians

Messaging key to patronage recovery, Senedd Committee told

Rebuilding long-term custom with the aid of positive messaging from senior politicians is the absolute priority for the coach and bus industry in Wales,...

Stagecoach East campaign promotes benefits of bus travel

Stagecoach East is celebrating passengers and shining a spotlight on its role in the community with a new campaign called Because of the Bus. The...
Flowbird Bus Back Better graphic web

Convenience and comfort comes first for passengers

Passenger experience is at the heart of modal shift. Our suppliers have tools to make coach and bus even more compelling The future success of...
CPT and DfT webinar to examine the safety of women on buses

CPT and DfT webinar to examine women’s safety on buses

The Confederation of Passenger Transport (CPT), in partnership with the Department for Transport (DfT), will host an online summit on Thursday 16 September that...
Bus Users and Disability Rights UK to hold accessibility webinar series

Bus accessibility webinar series to tie in with BSIP preparation

Campaign groups Bus Users and Disability Rights UK will hold three webinar events later in September under the Let’s talk accessibility banner. They aim...
CPT highlights modal shift importance to TfN

Modal shift prioritisation by TfN is imperative, says CPT

The Confederation of Passenger Transport (CPT) has underlined the urgent need for modal shift to be prioritised in its response to a Transport for...
Omnibus Society calls for contributions to COVID project

Omnibus Society invites contributions to pandemic project

The Omnibus Society has invited operators, their employees and passengers to share their experiences of the industry during the COVID-19 pandemic. The work will...
Safeguard Coaches uses Passenger myTrip platform

Safeguard becomes 50th operator for Passenger myTrip

Guildford-based Safeguard Coaches has become the 50th operator to sign up to the myTrip app and website solution from Passenger. myTrip was launched in October...
Reading Buses completes next stop announcements rollout

Reading Buses completes next stop announcements rollout

Reading Buses has completed a project that has included the rollout of audio-visual next stop announcements across both its own fleet of buses that...
Free bus travel for young people in Scotland from 31 January 2022

Under-22 free bus travel in Scotland set for 31 January 2022

Around half of all residents of Scotland will be eligible for government-funded free bus travel from 31 January 2022 after the Scottish Government confirmed...

AirSym takes two Plaxton Panther Volvo B8Rs

Heathrow-based AirSym has taken delivery of a pair of Volvo B8Rs with Panther bodywork, supplied by Plaxton and with finance by Mistral Bus and...