Friday, January 21, 2022

MBE honour for Richmond’s boss’s CPT work

David Richmond, 74, of Barley, Hertfordshire-based Richmonds Coaches, has been awarded an MBE in the Queen's Birthday Honours. The honour is for “services to...

Doncaster-based First staff experience partial sight challenges

Members of staff, including bus drivers, at First's Doncaster depot had the chance to experience the challenges customers with partial sight face, at an...

Arriva NE and Yorks in CIPD Awards victory

Arriva North East and Arriva Yorkshire have been awarded the Change Management Project of the Year Award at the Chartered Institute of Personnel and...

TfL recognises staff at London Bus Awards

Transport for London's (TfL) annual London Bus Awards, held on 12 June, have recognised customer service, going above the call of duty and championing...

CPT names Chairman of its Northern Region

Alistair Weir, MD of Acomb-based Tyne Valley Coaches, has been elected Chairman of the Confederation of Passenger Transport's Northern Region.. Alistair was Vice Chairman in...

Awareness raised during Stagecoach’s Green Week

As part of its annual Green Week, Stagecoach is aiming to raise awareness of environmental issues among its staff and passengers. It comes following...

Cognitive skills given to 23 Nottingham City Transport managers

A total of 23 of Nottingham City Transport's managers have received training to develop their thinking skills, with the outcome being a shift in...

Irizar UK Sales Director Ian Hall back to work

Ian Hall, Irizar UK Sales Director, returned to work on 2 June after a recent heart attack. Passing on his thanks to those who had...

Plymouth Citybus wins award for responsibility

Plymouth Citybus has won the Corporate Social Responsibility Award at the local Herald Business Awards. . Judges were impressed by the operator's effort to contribute...

Merseytravel helps 100 local people into work

Merseytravel's Employment and Skills Team has reached the milestone of helping 100 local people into employment in the transport sector, with Lyndsey Stuart of...

BRT and zero-emission funding for H2S among Scotland plans

Bus rapid transit (BRT) in the three largest city regions of Scotland and an extension of existing zero-emission bus funding criteria to capture vehicles...