Tuesday, March 2, 2021

Fragmentation is the last thing we need

I found myself agreeing wholeheartedly with the comments made by the Industry Expert in the January edition of routeone. They highlighted the role that the Confederation of Passenger Transport (CPT) has...
PSVAR Rail Replacement for web

PSVAR: ‘Badly written, far from clear’

I would like to thank the unidentified contributor for responding to my letter in regards to the PSV Accessibility Regulations (PSVAR). My letter set out...
Bridge Strikes

A potential solution regarding bridge strikes…

Regarding the suggestion from David Archer to solve the problem of bridge strikes I would raise a few questions and make a suggestion or...
Hammersmith Bridge

‘Transport for London – get London moving’

Hammersmith Bridge remains closed, leaving hundreds of schoolchildren struggling to get to school. Despite this, Transport for London (TfL) has recently rejected the establishment of...

Clearing up any PSVAR confusions…

I am not sure what Gary Clark is trying to prove in last month’s issue, but here is a brief synopsis of PSVAR regarding railway...

It’s time to sort out bridge strikes once and for all

Is it really beyond the wit of man to sort out the problem of bridge strikes once and for all? I would submit the best way to avoid them is to...

PSVAR: Never far away

As the schools return and operators start to see something of normality, the issue of Public Service Vehicle Accessibility Regulations (PSVAR) is never far...

TCs and operators – recognise the value in a good TM

In one Mike Jewell’s legal columns, he reported that ‘after expressing concern about (the Transport Manager’s (TM’s) level of payment, the Deputy Traffic Commissioner...

Recovery will be a long time coming

It goes without saying that the coach industry is being affected worse than many other businesses in the country due to the effects of...

Were you prepared for COVID-19?

With increasing worldwide concerns and fresh cases daily, COVID-19 will bring unprecedented challenges to almost every activity in our society, from business operation to...

Sprint BRT construction work begins on A45 in West Midlands

Construction work has begun on bus lane and other priority infrastructure on the A45 in the West Midlands to support the £88m first phase...