Sunday, August 1, 2021
Fflecsi service in Newport to expand citywide

Newport Fflecsi DRT to expand to give citywide coverage

The demand-responsive Fflecsi service in Newport is to see “a huge expansion” later this summer to cover the whole of the city and complement...
Stagecoach West Scotland Volvo 7900e fleet arrives

Opp-charge Volvo 7900e fleet joins Stagecoach West Scotland

Stagecoach West Scotland has taken delivery of Scotland’s first opportunity charged battery-electric buses in the form of six Volvo 7900e models. £2m from SP...
Neil Collins, Wrightbus Managing Director

Neil Collins named Wrightbus Managing Director

Wrightbus has named Neil Collins as its Managing Director. He will lead the Ballymena bus manufacturer alongside Executive Chairman Jo Bamford and Chief Executive...
Tates Coaches takes five late model used Scania vehicles

Tates Coaches in major late used fleet investment with Scania

Tates Coaches has made a major investment in its fleet with five examples of late used stock supplied by Scania (Great Britain). The Luton operator...
Free bus travel for young people in Scotland from 31 January 2022

Under-22 free bus travel in Scotland set for 31 January 2022

Around half of all residents of Scotland will be eligible for government-funded free bus travel from 31 January 2022 after the Scottish Government confirmed...
Transdev Blazefield launches Team Pennine

Team Pennine plans outlined by Transdev as brand launches

Team Pennine was go on Sunday 25 July as Transdev Blazefield took over the Yorkshire Tiger business from Arriva. Its new pink-based brand was...
Free bus travel in Swansea over summer long weekends

Free bus travel in Swansea over summer weekends announced

Local bus travel within the Swansea Council area will be free for four days across each weekend between Friday 30 July and Monday 30...
Christian Schreyer, Go Ahead Group Chief Executive

Christian Schreyer named Go-Ahead Group Chief Executive

Go-Ahead has named Christian Schreyer as Group Chief Executive. He will join on 1 November and succeed David Brown at the conclusion of the...
Coach marketing campaign to proceed

Coach industry marketing campaign set to move forwards

An industry-funded nationwide marketing campaign to promote the coach sector to new and existing customers still looks set to go ahead despite the disappointment...
BYD ADL Enviro200EV for NTA

Framework agreement between BYD, ADL and NTA to deliver new-look battery-electric buses to Ireland

Alexander Dennis (ADL) and BYD have signed a framework with Ireland’s National Transport Authority (NTA) for the delivery of up to 200 BYD ADL...

Fuze to provide ‘turnkey’ asset finance for Wrightbus ZE models

Wrightbus and Ryze Hydrogen owner Jo Bamford has established Fuze, an asset finance company that will work exclusively with zero-emission buses built by the...