Scotland aiding smaller operators to go green

Scotland’s Bus Decarbonisation Taskforce has published its Pathway to a zero-carbon bus sector, with the Scottish Government launching a new £500,000 scheme to support its delivery. Entitled the Pathway to Zero Emission Buses, the plan focuses on supporting smaller operators and local authorities, including community and school transport providers. The Taskforce, made up of leaders […]

Commonwealth Games transport breaks records

West Midlands’ transport network reached record numbers of passengers during the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games. Local train, tram, cycle, and bus travel all saw record breaking numbers across the eleven days as hundreds of thousands of sports fans made their way around the region. More than 650,000 spectator journeys on shuttle buses. Transport for West […]

Irizar UK gets first Customer Experience Manager

Irizar UK has appointed William Kay into the new role of Customer Experience Manager.  Most recently with Volkswagen Group, William also has experience with both BMW and McLaren Automotive, along with a BSc Business degree. William said: “I’m overjoyed to be joining Irizar UK and taking on the fantastic opportunity of the Customer Experience Manager […]

Carousel recruiting drivers for new DRT

Buckinghamshire-based Carousel Buses is launching its new PickMeUp demand responsive transport (DRT) service. The Go-Ahead-owned operator is recruiting drivers for the minibuses to be used on the service and customer services controllers to work from its depot in High Wycombe. PickMeUp is an on-demand service that will operate around High Wycombe. Travellers can request a […]

Xela Group to continue Yellow Coaches brand

Eastleigh-based Xelabus has secured Yellow Coaches Ltd, the coaching subsidiary of Yellow Buses in Bournemouth, from its former Directors and shareholders. Yellow Buses has ceased operating, having entered administration on 29 July. Xela Group comprises of Xelabus, Xelacoach and more recently Isle of Wight-based Seaview Services. Xela Group is now the owner of the Yellow […]


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