Wednesday, December 2, 2020

MOBIpeople PSVAR retrofit package available from BASE

BASE Coach Sales has announced that it can offer a full PSVAR-compliant retrofit solution for existing MOBIpeople Explorer and Midi Explorer models that do...

National Express demand surges during rail strike

National Express has reported a surge in demand for its coach services between London and destinations on the South Western Railway (SWR) network in...

NCT Euro VI compliance across fleet from January 2020

Nottingham City Transport (NCT) will operate an entirely Euro VI-compliant fleet from January 2020 thanks to the completion of a £20m investment in new...

NAT Group extends scheduled coaching reach

NAT Group has grown its presence in the scheduled coaching market with the introduction of a five days per week service between South Wales...

Higer Steed battery electric bus from Harris Auto

Harris Auto has showcased the Higer Steed battery electric bus in right-hand drive form. The dealer says that the Steed represents an affordable way...

ArrivaClick coming to Watford, group announces

The ArrivaClick demand responsive minibus service will be expanded to Watford in March 2020 with seven minibuses. Watford is the fourth location for ArrivaClick, although...

Buses part of main parties’ manifestos

The three main political parties have revealed how they will approach buses if they form the next government in their manifestos. The Conservative Party will...

PSVAR exemption is granted by DfT

The Department for Transport (DfT) has made a concession to how PSVAR is applied to home to school transport by introducing a limited temporary...

Turas 900S on DAF LF: First deliveries are made

The first DAF LF-based Noone Turas 900S midicoaches have entered service with UK operators. Carriageways of Cambridge and John Leask and Son of Lerwick...

Leeds CAZ now includes retrospective funding

Leeds City Council (LCC) has opened a further £3m funding round for the city’s Clean Air Zone (CAZ). It captures operators of coaches and...

Obituary: Solent Coaches founder Albert Skew

Albert Skew, founder of Solent Coaches, has died peacefully at the age of 91. Albert and wife Pam founded Solent Coaches in 1972 with a...