Thursday, January 21, 2021

FTA TM conferences off to good start

The Freight Transport Association (FTA) Transport Manager conference series starts on 26 September in Yeovil. It will be followed by 10 other dates around...

The school of better recruitment

Tyrers Coaches opened its new Driver Academy this time last year. Already, it has seen phenomenal success, with an impressive number of new recruits...

‘Well-trained technicians were never more important’

As the IRTE Skills Challenge takes place and the competitors wait to find out who the winners are, two of the sponsors wish them...

The ‘fundamental’ IRTE Skills Challenge returns

Taking place in Bristol last week, the IRTE Skills Challenge saw a range of operators participating, including two new coach firms for this year The...

ADL: Industry must invest in engineering talent

Investment in talent for the future is critical as technology is moving into a new era, says ADL. Alexander Dennis (ADL) is a proud sponsor...

Competing can help give ‘clarity over career path’

DVSA confident IRTE Skills Challenge gives direction and purpose to coach and bus technicians Competing in the IRTE Skills Challenge can give participants clarity over...

Shell Lubricants primed for inspirational Skills Challenge

The energy and enthusiasm generated by the IRTE Skills Challenge will inspire ambition in up-and-coming engineers of the future. That is the verdict of sponsors...

BAE Systems fully-charged for the IRTE Skills Challenge

BAE Systems is committed to supporting the development of young people The pursuit of lower emissions in cities across the world has contributed to 2018...

Groeneveld investing in the future with IRTE Skills Challenge

Just as the technicians and apprentices of the Skills Challenge invest in their own futures, Groeneveld Lubrication Solutions is doing the same by supporting...

UK’s first electric bus training course launches

Nottingham Community Transport and its trading arm CT4N have teamed up with Midland Transport Training to pioneer and launch the first electric bus training course...

Obituary: John R Davies, Lakeside Coaches Founder

John R Davies, Founder and former Managing Director of Lakeside Coaches of Ellesmere, died on 19 January after a long illness. He was 82. John...