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Park’s places record order with Volvo By Chris Peat -

Park’s places record order with Volvo

Scotland’s largest independent coach operator, Park’s of Hamilton, has placed a record-breaking order with Volvo Bus for 39 new vehicles – the largest in Volvo’s UK history. Park’s has plumped for: ten B11R...

Park’s places record order with Volvo By Chris Peat -

Park’s places record order with Volvo

Scotland’s largest independent coach operator, Park’s of Hamilton, has placed a record-breaking order with Volvo Bus for 39 new...

Section 19: DfT issues councils advice By Chris Peat -

Section 19: DfT issues councils advice

DfT has written to local authorities clarifying changes to guidance for Section 19 and Community Bus Permit 22 holders. The five-page...

Second hearing planned for S19 By Chris Peat -

Second hearing planned for S19

A second Transport Select Committee hearing on the Section 19/22 guidance issue is due to be heard on the afternoon of Monday, 27 November,...

Obituaries – Graham Ellis. Hugh Jones. By Mark Williams -

Obituaries – Graham Ellis. Hugh Jones.

Hugh ‘Hughie’ Jones Hugh (Hughie) Jones of Jones Executive Coach Hire of Manchester died on Saturday 11th November after a...

Barcroft Coaches operator banned By Mark Williams -

Barcroft Coaches operator banned

Peter Warren worked 22 hours but his fraud was uncovered by ANPR at Dover. Barcroft Coaches'  O licence holder lost repute and transport...

Rayhans takes Grand Tourer By Chris Peat -

Rayhans takes Grand Tourer

Rayhans Mini Bus and Coach Hire has taken delivery of an EVM Grand Tourer. Based on a Mercedes-Benz Sprinter with a Euro 6 516Cdi 163bhp...

Northern transport body announced By Mark Williams -

Northern transport body announced

Partnering 19 local authorities, TfN will have statutory status and authority, with smart ticketing the first target for the new...

Industry has ‘bullied’ councils says CTA By Bus & Coach Buyer -

Industry has ‘bullied’ councils says CTA

Chief Executive of the Community Transport Association, Bill Freeman, has told the Transport Select Committee that the industry has been...

Former Wrightbus Managing Director joins Pelican By Bus & Coach Buyer -

Former Wrightbus Managing Director joins Pelican

Pelican Bus & Coach has recruited Ian Downie to lead its bus sales operation. Ian has 35 years of experience within the bus industry,...

megabus welcomes Elite i coaches By Bus & Coach Buyer -

megabus welcomes Elite i coaches

Stagecoach-owned megabus.com has welcomed nine new Plaxton Elite i coaches to its fleet following an investment of almost £3m. The...

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