Thursday, October 6, 2022
Liverpool City Region bus reregulation aim

Rotheram underlines Liverpool CR bus reregulation aim

Mayor of Liverpool City Region Steve Rotheram has further underlined his desire to deliver reregulation of bus services in the conurbation after it became...
Scotland bus decarbonisation target for 2023 unlikely to be achieved

Scotland bus decarbonisation target ‘unlikely to be met’

A decarbonisation target set by the Scottish Government that involves removal of "the majority" of the country's diesel bus fleet in favour of zero-emission...

Did a bus policy shift at DfT start before a new minister?

The appointment of Liz Truss as the leader of the Conservative party and our new Prime Minister will, of course, be overshadowed by the...
Zemo Partnership welcomes expansion of ScotZEB2 scope

ScotZEB2 expansion of scope ‘encouraging’: Zemo

In response to a recent report, Stuck in Traffic, Transport Scotland acknowledged that a 2021 target of removing the majority of fossil fuel buses...
The new PM and Transport Minister must deliver for bus, says CPT CEO Graham Vidler

CPT CEO: New PM and minister must deliver for bus

Everyone at the Confederation of Passenger Transport, and the whole coach and bus industry, joins the nation in mourning the death of Her Majesty...
North Lanarkshire crisis blame rejected by industry

Industry hits back at North Lanarkshire H2S crisis blame

Operators in North Lanarkshire have rejected claims that the industry was to blame for a crisis that led to hundreds of children being unable...
Bus fare cap in England to be introduced in January 2023

£2 bus fare cap in England for January to March 2023

A £2 single bus fare cap in England between January and March 2023 that will capture “almost every” journey has the support of operators...
Ministers in England call on bus industry to invest responsibly

Ministers call for investment by bus industry in England

The government wants bus operators in England to deliver investment in the industry “in a responsible way for a long time to come,” Under-Secretary...
CPT writes to Rishi Sunak and Liz Truss

CPT lays down industry action points for next PM

The Confederation of Passenger Transport (CPT) has written to Rishi Sunak and Liz Truss as candidates to be the next Prime Minister and presented...
Bus Recovery Grant in England extended into 2023

Bus Recovery Grant in England extended into 2023

Bus Recovery Grant (BRG) support in England has been extended to the end of March 2023 after the Department for Transport (DfT) allocated a...

Future of bus in Wales explored in Committee report

The Welsh Government should advance proposals to reduce bus fares for those in transport poverty, explain the costs of meeting future decarbonisation targets and...