Extra funding has been given to local authorities to help improve the efficiency of bus services, although some argue it isn’t enough Local transport minister Norman Baker has announced a number of changes aimed at […]
England will see more so-called ‘green’ buses on the roads, reduced congestion and upgraded services, due to a new £101m package of improvements approved by local transport minister Norman Baker Local transport minister Norman Baker […]
Brighton & Hove’s unique M25 tour took to the road on Thursday and was hailed a great success. The 117-mile journey around Greater London cost the 38 paying customers £15 each, and took them clockwise […]
The 2012 UK Bus Awards (UKBA) was launched last week at the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport’s (CILT) inaugural Bus and Coach Forum Lecture, along with news that this years competition will feature new […]
Swanage Railway Company is hosting a number of events in 2012. From September 7–9 the Grand Steam Gala & Classic Transport Rally features visiting steam locomotives running alongside Swanage-based locomotives in intensive all-steam action.
The Canterbury Tales visitor attraction is one of Kent’s most popular attractions. With its stunning reconstruction of 14th century England, visitors step back in time to experience the sights, sounds and smells of a bygone […]
Find out how millionaires in the 1930s partied and take a tour of a Grade II-listed garden Upton House, near Banbury in Warwickshire, lets visitors experience a weekend house party of a 1930s millionaire. While […]
ISRAEL One of Israel’s largest bus operators, DAN Society for Public Transport, has introduced the first of 172 futuristically designed buses in Haifa. They are to form the backbone of the state-of-the-art Bus Rapid Transit […]
Combined turnover up 17% but bus & coach market continues to be tough as public sector cuts bite across Europe Considering the economic circumstances, 2011 was a good year for the VDL Groep of Eindhoven. […]
North Somerset Coaches has acquired a Scania Irizar coach from Princess Coaches in Southampton, with another to arrive imminently. The 53-seat vehicle is LEZ Euro 4 compliant and has replaced a Plaxton Paramount.