The concession rate to be reduced from 67% to 60% of adult fare, with a further reduction to 58% to follow Transport Scotland and the bus industry have signed up to new fare reimbursement arrangements […]
Transport Scotland (TS) has announced its £13.2m Kessock Bridge project will see extensive resurfacing and upgrading works carried out on the 30-year-old bridge between February and June 2013 and between February and June 2014. The […]
First Glasgow, the city’s biggest bus operator, has announced its bus fleet is now made up entirely of low floor buses.
Former bus conductor MSP harps back to SBG days & criticises First’s closure of its East Lothian operation East Lothian’s MSP Iain Gray has announced his intention to bring a Private Members Bill to the […]
McGill’s, Scotland’s largest privately-owned bus company, has announced it has agreed a deal to acquire Dumbarton-based Loch Lomond Bus Services Limited which trades as McColl’s, for an investment of around £3m.
Scottish Transport Minister Keith Brown has revealed the government is providing a further £2.5m for the Scottish Green Bus Fund.
A letter from a part-time coach driver to the Scottish Transport Minister has seen a response ruling out an imminent law change on the subject of alcohol aboard coaches.
Launch is most recent of £4m investment in East Scotland fleet improvements Stagecoach has further enhanced its environmental credentials with the introduction of hybrid dieselelectric buses in Aberdeen.
FirstGroup Scottish award success FirstGroup picked up three awards at the Scottish Transport Awards on June 14 in Glasgow. ScotRail took two awards including the much coveted, ‘Public Transport Operator of the Year’. In addition […]
Worries about the consequences of route monopolies lead to CC referal The OFT has referred the completed acquisition by McGill’s Bus Services of the Arriva Scotland West local bus business to the Competition Commission. The £10m […]