Move puts First in direct competition with Stagecoach in South Manchester First Manchester has agreed to acquire the Manchester bus business from Finglands Coachways for £50,000.
Plans have been announced for the 2014 competition for the UK Coach Awards (UKCA), which will be formally launched in early September. The presentation ceremony will return to Manchester, taking place on Thursday, April 10, […]
Drivers and staff from Stagecoach Manchester’s Ashton Depot have donated £1,500 to local hospice, Willow Wood in Ashton-under- Lyne, after a year of fundraising.
Transport for Greater Manchester (TfGM) is trialling a new style of map at more than 200 bus shelters in the Salford Quays and Trafford Park areas.
MAN Truck & Bus UK has planned its annual open days event for the weekend of March 3 and 4 at its Manchester facility.
New categories include Young Industry Professional and Making Coaches a Better Choice Nominations for the UK Coach Awards 2012 opened this week – which means coach operators and their customers can nominate people, companies and […]
The government has announced the second wave of enterprise zones, intended to kick-start the UK’s sluggish economy and create 30,000 jobs in high-tech industries by 2015. The first 10 zones located in English cities such […]
Operations disrupted and vehicles destroyed in rioting Three vehicles were destroyed and others extensively damaged following rioting in London before disorder spread across cities in the Midlands and the north west of England, severely affecting […]
A Manchester bus driver who was almost three-times over the drink drive limit when he crashed his Plaxton President-bodied Volvo B7TL into a Manchester shop has been banned from driving. Paul Mullen had two passengers […]