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Blackpool illuminated

Blackpool Transport, with one of the oldest established electric tramways in the world, plays a pivotal role in its home town’s economy, transporting locals and visitors alike – 17m of the latter annually. It is […]

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Like the sound of Blackpool?

Gareth Evans sets the scene the forthcoming ALBUM conference by Blackpool Transport, the local authority-owned operator at the well-known English coastal resort, which is also responsible for running the town’s modern and heritage trams The […]

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Pennine priority

Blazefield’s Blackburn Bus Company is delighted with the £40m Pennine Reach project, delivered in partnership with two local authorities, which has revolutionised roadside infrastructure, helping traffic flow and included the construction of two new bus […]

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A blazing fleet

There’s a relatively high degree of standardisation within the Transdev Blazefield fleet. Older single-deckers are heavy-duty Volvos, either B10BLEs and B7RLEs while the majority of double-deckers are also Volvos, a mix of B7TLs, B9TLs and […]

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Traversing cities and coastlines

Alex Hornby, Chief Executive Officer at Transdev Blazefield, outlines to Jade Smith Transdev’s two routes connecting York and Leeds, with the help of some people who work on the services first-hand Alex Hornby, Chief Executive […]

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Bang on the money

Newly appointed Financial Director Nadean McNaught and her predecessor Jim Wallace explained to Elizabeth Howlett why being an FD at Transdev Blazefield isn’t all about numbers  I met with the new Transdev Blazefield Financial Director […]

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Fusions for the future

Marketing and Communications Manager, Ben Mansfield and Group Projects and Operations Manager, Alan Isherwood discuss the future of ticketing and upcoming projects with Elizabeth Howlett  I sat down with Ben and Alan in the Harrogate […]