Music from famous 60s band in ‘Austin Powers-style’ family stage show Monkee Business the Musical is to be launched at The Opera House in Manchester on March 29, 2012. The show will run until April […]
POLAND Polish manufacturer Solaris has introduced a new model to its line up of low-entry buses. The articulated Urbino LE 18 features compressed natural gas (CNG) propulsion and expands the Solaris lowentry fleet to six […]
In its formal response to the Competition Commission (CC)’s revelations on the scale of market fixing by major operators in the North East, pteg criticised the CC for “brushing aside” its own findings to leave […]
Nexus pushes plans for ‘London style takeover’ of bus powers in Tyne and Wear Tyne and Wear transport authority Nexus is looking to retake control of the conurbation’s bus network from private operators with the […]
Registration for the IRTE Skills Challenge 2012 has opened after Allison Transmission, Bridgestone, Halfords Trade, Knorr-Bremse and Shell FuelSave Diesel were confirmed as returning sponsors for the competition. The competition has individual and operator categories […]
A coach driver who was sacked by Edinburgh-based Rabbies Trail Burners after being given a single bad review on the Trip Advisor website has been awarded more than £2,600 by an employment tribunal. David Marshall […]
‘How to win friends and influence people’ is the theme of next year’s ALBUM (the Association of Local Bus Company Managers) conference and bookings have already been taken following the launch of the event website […]
SWEDEN Stockholm transport authority SL named Arriva as the winner of two rail and bus operating contracts.
Manchester-based Studio North has designed, built and launched a new website for System One, the client facing brand of Greater Manchester Travelcards Limited (GMTL). The Studio North team was tasked to create a ‘best in […]
ESTONIA MAN Truck & Bus is to supply the Estonian capital’s Tallinna Autobussikoondise AS (TAK), with 25 Lion’s City LE buses and ten Lion’s City LE articulated buses.