Posts by Mark Williams

About Mark Williams

Mark Williams has been a transport journalist for almost 30 years. After several years of journalist training, he went on to launch two magazines, edit three and is now Group Editor for ATG Media.

Mark Williams's Posts
The metal men By Mark Williams -

The metal men

Boulder Bridge Lane near Barnsley is the stuff of legend; the place where buses and coaches meet their maker. On the face of it,...

Respect for the dismantlers By Mark Williams -

Respect for the dismantlers

In this week’s issue, B&CB visits the community of bus dismantlers and recyclers just outside of Barnsley. It was, above...

A bus renaissance? By Mark Williams -

A bus renaissance?

The UK’s new Clean Air Zones could be the biggest boost to buses for decades… or another example of politics which ignores...

Delays getting MoTs? By Mark Williams -

Delays getting MoTs?

In a forthcoming issue, Bus & Coach Buyer will be reporting on test stations – are they overloaded, or under-resourced?...

Lobbyists slate CAZ policy By Mark Williams -

Lobbyists slate CAZ policy

“Official guidance on the implementation of Clean Air Zones directs local councils to target older, diesel buses as the top...

CAZs: if you don’t take part, you can’t complain By Mark Williams -

CAZs: if you don’t take part, you can’t complain

While the council had been presented with a ‘softer’ option of gradual introduction of higher emissions limits, it plumped...

York goes for ‘tough’ CAZ option By Mark Williams -

York goes for ‘tough’ CAZ option

The CYC Executive dismissed an option which allowed medium-frequency services to remain Euro IV or above until 2020 (see earlier...

Yutong TC9 for Bay Travel By Mark Williams -

Yutong TC9 for Bay Travel

Cowdenheath-based Bay Travel has added a Yutong TC9 to its fleet. The coach has 32 half-leather seats, full air conditioning, an...


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