Saturday, September 25, 2021
Ed Wills Brighton and Hove

Ed Wills named as new Managing Director of Brighton & Hove and Metrobus

The Go-Ahead Group has named Ed Wills as the new Managing Director of Brighton & Hove and Metrobus. He will replace Martin Harris, who...
PSVAR exemptions clarity issued by trade body RHA

Clarity on PSVAR exemptions post-April 2022 needed ‘quickly’

Clarity on how PSVAR exemptions will apply from April 2022 is required “quickly” if the coach sector is to plan for them effectively, a...
Harrogate ZEBRA bid sparks controversy

Harrogate ZEBRA bid unrest after operator’s ‘excluded’ claim

The North Yorkshire County Council (NYCC) bid to the Zero Emission Bus Regional Areas (ZEBRA) scheme has sparked controversy after one operator in Harrogate...
King Coaches to be launched by First Aberdeen

First Aberdeen to relaunch coach arm as King Coaches

First Aberdeen is to relaunch its coaching arm as King Coaches. It says that an investment of over £1.2m will soon see a fleet...
Wrightbus owner and HYCAP founder Jo Bamford

Wrightbus owner launches HYCAP hydrogen investment fund

Wrightbus owner Jo Bamford (pictured) has worked with multi-family office Vedra Partners to launch hydrogen investment fund HYCAP. It aims to raise £1bn, a...
BTTS to return in 2023 after 2021 event on 22 and 23 September

BTTS to return in 2023 after September event at NEC

The British Tourism and Travel Show (BTTS) will not be held in 2022, and instead will return to its traditional March position for 2023...
Go Ahead Group publishes SME charter

Go-Ahead commits to increasing its spend with SME suppliers

The Go-Ahead Group has set out a commitment to increase its spend with SME suppliers across all 12 of its UK bus and rail...
British Tourism and Travel Show names first seminar speakers

British Tourism and Travel show names first seminar speakers

Several speakers that will form part of the seminar programme at the British Tourism and Travel Show 2021 have been named. The group travel trade...
Western Greyhound liquidation complete

Liquidation of Western Greyhound business finally completed

Liquidation of the former Western Greyhound business has finally been completed by insolvency practice Portland Business Recovery, six and a half years after the...
DVLA vocational licence processing delays worsen in August

DVLA vocational licence delays worsen significantly in August

Delays to processing times for applications for or renewals of vocational driving licences received by DVLA worsened significantly in August. Data published by the...

Gas price hike results in temporary surcharge on Yara AdBlue products

President of Yara Industrial Solutions Jorge Noval has today announced that sales of its ammonia (NH3), urea and nitric acid products, used in the...