Monday, June 21, 2021
Rear bus view with Ty Hafan, Adventure Travel and Printsauce-min

Adventure Travel petitions locals to name Tŷ Hafan charity bus

Adventure Travel is petitioning people to name a new branded bus, which is promoting its inaugural charity of the year Tŷ Hafan. Tŷ Hafan is...
Craig Temple and Jake Temple of Connexions Buses

Jake Temple becomes one of the industry’s youngest drivers

Jake Temple, son of Connexions Buses Managing Director Craig Temple, passed his PCV driving test on 25 May, four months after turning 18. Jake is...
Mick Campbell appointed by Pelican Bus and Coach

Mick Campbell appointed Customer Project Manager by Pelican

Pelican Bus and Coach has appointed Mick Campbell as Customer Project Manager. His role will be to manage all aspects of Pelican’s Yutong bus...
Go Ahead CEO David Brown

Go-Ahead Group CEO David Brown to retire

Go-Ahead Group CEO David Brown intends to retire at the end of this year after 10 years in the role, the company has today...
Jennifer McGill Volvo Buses

Jennifer McGill appointed Volvo Bus Sales Manager North and Scotland

Jennifer McGill has been appointed by Volvo Bus to the position of Regional Account Manager for the North of England and Scotland. The appointment comes...
Newport Bus accredited as dementia friendly

Newport Bus accredited with dementia friendly status

Newport Bus has become the first bus operator in Wales to be accredited as dementia friendly. It has worked with the Regional Partnership Board,...
Gloria Botfield, Bassetts of Tittensor

Obituary: Gloria Botfield, women in coaching groundbreaker

Gloria Botfield, who for many years helped to pave the way for more women to enter the coach industry, has died. She was 78. Known...
Go North East Engineer director Colin Barnes, apprentice Oliver Barry and Suzanne Slater, Assistant Principal for Apprenticeships at Gateshead College

Go North East is on the hunt for new apprentices

Go North East is working with Gateshead College to hunt down new apprentice engineers to bolster its team. Eight successful applicants will complete a four-year...
First vaccine recipient Margaret Keenan about to embark on a coach holiday

World’s first vaccine recipient among coach holiday returnees

Margaret Keenan, the first person in the world outside clinical trials to receive a vaccine against COVID-19, is among early coach holiday customers as...
Mark Clissett, Woodall Nicholson Bus Division MD

Woodall Nicholson bus MD Mark Clissett: Back in the chair

There was a burble of surprise in March when Mark Clissett was appointed Managing Director of the Woodall Nicholson bus division, which comprises the...

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...