Wednesday, September 28, 2022
Chris Owens among two appointees to CTA board of Directors

Chris Owens one of two appointees to CTA board

Alpine Travel Managing Director Chris Owens (pictured) is one of two additions to the Coach Tourism Association (CTA) board of Directors. He joins at...
Tynedale Group Travel to withdraw from tours after 2022 season

Tynedale to end coach holiday activity after 2022 season

Tynedale Group Travel will bring an end to its coach holiday activities when the 2022 season concludes and focus on its growing sports team...
Cross channel coach line up waiting in Calais

Cross-channel coach difficulties worsening, operator says

Cross-channel coach operations involving the route between Dover and Calais are seeing further stress because of customs delays before embarking on return ferry departures,...
Coach Tourism Association to hold summer networking event in Scotland

Coach tourism in Scotland to be on show at CTA Glasgow event

The Coach Tourism Association (CTA) will hold a summer networking event in Glasgow from Sunday 24 to Tuesday 26 July. It will showcase the...
CoachMarque member Williams of Brecon

CoachMarque: Time to regroup for accreditation scheme

CoachMarque has long been accepted as one of the coach industry’s premier accreditation schemes. Overseen by the Confederation of Passenger Transport (CPT), it is...
Eurotunnel

Frustration! Frustration! Frustration!

With Eurotunnel limiting the number of coaches that can use Le Shuttle, and the fall-out from the P&O Ferries staffing announcement testing the loyalty...
Caledonian Leisure reaches 250000th holiday customer mark

Caledonian Leisure reaches 250,000 holiday customers

Caledonian Leisure has reached the 250,000th customer mark for its Caledonian Travel and UKBreakaways. It comes 14 months after they were relaunched by new...
JG Travel Group grows Just Go and National Holidays liveried coaches

Just Go! and National Holidays branded coach numbers grow

JG Travel Group has expanded the number of coaches carrying either Just Go! or National Holidays branding to 60, with more to follow later...
CTA Chair Robert Shaw at South Wales event in Newport

CTA South Wales event delivers strong political engagement

The Coach Tourism Association (CTA) has hailed what it describes as a positive networking event held recently in Newport that saw strong political engagement...
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...

Obituary: Doree Barratt, pioneer of women in coaching

Doree Barratt, one of the coach industry’s first female drivers and for many years the head of well-known Cheshire operator Barratt's Coaches of Nantwich,...