It’s long been the accepted phrase for reporting good order, but today there’s a case for replacing the ‘ship’ in Ship-shape and Bristol Fashion with ‘bus’ as the city’s passenger carrying fleet sets new standards for reliable, dependable and – crucially – a biogas-fuelled sustainable transport operation.
Leading the charge is First West of England (FWoE), the area’s principal public transport operator. It provides in excess of 90% of bus services in Bristol, Bath, Weston-super-Mare, Wells and Westbury.
FWoE’s sustainability journey began with a local initiative universally known as the ‘poo bus’ (more . . .