Saturday, May 28, 2022
TfL raises road user charging possibility in London

TfL airs distance-based road user charging in London ‘by 2030’

Transport for London (TfL) has furthered the possibility of distance-based road user charging being introduced in the capital as part of ongoing work to...
DWS Infrastructure takeover of Stagecoach set to progress

DWS bid for Stagecoach set to progress as acceptance gained

The bid by DWS Infrastructure to purchase Stagecoach in its entirety took a major step forward on 20 May after the DWS subsidiary Inframobility...
Irizar i6S Efficient integral for Golden Boy Coaches

Golden Boy places UK’s first Irizar i6S Efficient integral order

Golden Boy Coaches is the first UK operator to place an order for an Irizar i6S Efficient integral. The i6S Efficient line-up, which the...
Staffordshire County Council to backdate uplift in transport rate

Staffs CC allocates £1.9m to H2S and local service rate uplift

Staffordshire County Council (SCC) has released £1.89m of funding for financial year 2022/23 to provide a rate uplift to operators of contracted home-to-school and...
Andy Burnham speak about Manchester CAZ

Burnham underlines Manchester CAZ shift to non-charging

Mayor of Greater Manchester Andy Burnham has underlined his existing wish to see a Clean Air Zone (CAZ) in the city region that does...
Leger Luxria coach fleet to grow to 11 in June

Leger Luxuria coach fleet grows and will hit 11 in June

The number of coaches working on Leger Holidays’ high-end Luxuria programe will grow to 11 in early June with the entry into service of...
Government skips Eurotunnel coach bookings row

Government swerves Eurotunnel coach bookings row

Pressure on Eurotunnel to rethink changes made to its policies around coach bookings continues, although the government has advised one coach business that ministers...
Proposed DVLA medical questionnaire changes set to advance

DVLA medical questionnaire changes start to progress

Proposed changes to allow more healthcare professionals to complete DVLA medical questionnaire forms have begun to move forward after the government published its response...
Energy density on battery electric bus models a priority says Chris Gall

Energy density a ‘primary focus’ for battery-electric bus OEMs

Increasing the energy density of batteries is a “primary focus” of bus manufacturers in the battery-electric segment, Alexander Dennis Group Engineering Director Chris Gall...

Passenger focus with tech at its heart: Ember

Ember takes a tech start-up approach to running coach services. routeone visits its Edinburgh head office to learn how technology is improving the passenger...

Coach Options adds a new Yutong TC9 PSVAR midi

Coach Options of Middleton has taken delivery of a further Yutong TC9, supplied by Pelican Bus and Coach. The PSVAR compliant midi has 37 seats...