Buses

Natural choice

Electric power is by no means the only option for bus operators looking to slash emissions. For First West of England, biogas was the perfect solution. Peter Jackson reports on the unveiling of its first […]

Buses

A summit on strategy

The sixth annual UK Bus Summit took place at the QEII centre in Westminster on Thursday, 6 February, with much of the discussion centring on congestion and the environmental agenda. James Day reports The UK Bus […]

Buses

A united industry

The UK coach and bus industry gathered for the Confederation of Passenger Transport Annual Dinner, joined by the Government’s Buses Minister. James Day reports With 42 tables filled with diners from every corner of the […]

Buses

Greening Basingstoke

Stagecoach South has made a significant investment in its Basingstoke town network, enhancing services and introducing 32 new buses. Andy Izatt was at the 2 December launch Stagecoach South has invested £5.3m in a fleet […]

Coaches

Coaching in the Future

The CPT’s annual Coaching Conference took the title of Tomorrow’s World this year, examining how the industry could change in the coming years. James Day reports The Confederation of Passenger Transport held its annual Coaching […]

Event

Working to save lives

Transaid held its annual showcase last week to bring those involved with the charity up to speed with its progress over the last twelve months. Peter Jackson was there Every year, international development organisation Transaid […]

Buses

The world is your oyster

The Young Bus Managers Network’s autumn conference took place last week in Croydon. Peter Jackson reports on the second day of the event The workshop session on bus franchising, where attendees shared their views on […]