The operator claims impending concessionary fare cuts do not comply with EU law Stagecoach has threatened a legal challenge over plans by the Welsh Government to make changes to the country’s concessionary travel scheme.
iDBUS, SNCF’s premium longdistance coach service is launching a new route between London, Brussels and Amsterdam.
Four of the 10 vehicles in Europe’s largest hydrogen fuel cell bus fleet are unveiled The Aberdeen Hydrogen Bus Project marked a major milestone last Wednesday with the unveiling of the first vehicles of Europe’s […]
Highlights include a £500m grant in Cambridge, another fuel duty freeze and a rolling tax exemption for heritage vehicles In the 2014 Budget, released on Wednesday, March 19, Chancellor George Osborne announced several developments which […]
The Driving and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) has announced a new grading structure for Approved Driving Instructors. Instructors will be graded as Pass, Grade B or Grade A with A being the highest level of […]
German market share rises from 48.9% to 51.2%, boosted by availability of Euro 6 range. EUROPE: Daimler Buses has released its financial results for 2013. The company recorded operating profit of €124m after posting an […]
CHINA: The city of Dalian, China’s ‘bright northern pearl,’ is buying 1,200 BYD electric buses over the next two years. Dalian’s municipal government has signed a co-operative agreement with BYD stipulating the purchase of 600 […]
Alpine Travel has reached the dizzying heights of being a member of the Guild of British Coach Operators after meeting the rigorous criteria to join the 23-strong operator group. Guild Chairman John Johnson of Johnsons’ […]
Gillingham-based The Kings Ferry, part of National Express Group, has launched a new app which allows smartphone users to track the whereabouts of their services in real-time. Around 80% of commuters who use the firm’s […]
Swans Travel has adopted GreenRoad across its fleet of coaches, MPVs and chauffeur cars. The Chadderton-based firm says it has already halved its idling and cut fuel consumption by 5%. It expects to save £100,000 […]