The new members of the Transport Select Committee

The new members of the Transport Select Committee

0
Following the announcement of the Chair, the members of the Committee have now been appointed I mentioned recently that Huw Merriman, the Conservative MP for...
Resigned: Former Chancellor Sajid Javid

‘The Cabinet reshuffle has been full of surprises’

0
A key resignation captured the attention of the country during the reshuffle, and the DfT has new faces at the helm The resignation of the...
Net zero by 2050? Boris wants buses there first

Net zero by 2050? Boris Johnson wants buses there first

0
The new year is off to a good start – now the industry must grab the opportunity What a good start to 2020 it has...
Electric bus at UK Bus Summit

UK Bus Summit 2020: A new ‘golden age’ for bus?

0
Focus was on investment, green growth and a long-term strategy for the industry at this year’s UK Bus Summit. Buses Minister Baroness Vere opened the...
DfT electric bus plans to strengthen partnership between local authority and operators

DfT electric bus plans to strengthen partnership between local authority and operators

0
The DfT has unveiled proposals to create the UK’s first all-electric bus town and bids must be backed by operators I’ve suggested that 2020 could...
Huw Merriman announced as Chair of Transport Select Committee

Huw Merriman announced as Chair of Transport Select Committee

0
The Conservative MP has highlighted some ‘specific’ proposals for the bus industry A couple of weeks ago I suggested that Stephen Hammond, the Conservative MP...
March Budget: Freedom over process or governed?

March Budget: Freedom over process or governed?

0
Operators are preparing for whatever 2020 has to bring, but are the odds against them? It’s 2020 and we finally have a government - not...
Manchester bus franchising will come at extra cost

Manchester bus franchising will come at extra cost

0
Greater Manchester’s bus franchising plans needs ongoing subsidy. Will the taxpayers have to fork out?   Last week the Department for Transport (DfT) published its quarterly...
Minister launches initiative at The Big Lemon

Minister launches environment initiative at The Big Lemon

0
The Minister for the Future of Transport, George Freeman MP, visited The Big Lemon in Brighton to launch the ‘Clean Start to 2020’ Go...
Buses could play huge role

Buses could play huge role

0
Investment in buses could be a huge benefit, can the government hard wire this into their new strategy? I hand over the reins of CPT...
- Advertisement -

Latest article

COVID-19 Bus Services Support Grant

COVID-19 Bus Services Support Grant is explained

0
The Department for Transport (DfT) has written to operators in England that receive commercial BSOG outlining how the COVID-19 Bus Services Support Grant (CBSSG)...
MasterPart

MasterPart: From Irizar to all makes

0
MasterPart was born from a need to supply Irizar parts to operators who ran the vehicles in the UK. The business started back in 2011,...
COVID-19

Don’t fall into the short-term thinking trap

0
For many operators, it’s difficult to see more than a few days ahead. Some wonder whether they will still have a business then. Understandably...
CORONAVIRUS COVID-19 UPDATE:A MESSAGE FROM ROUTEONE