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
Coffee-powered biofuel buses By Mark Williams -

Coffee-powered biofuel buses

Some buses in London are now being powered by fuel derived from waste coffee grounds. Shell and clean technology company,...

Symphony Chauffeurs fined for emptying toilets into river By Mark Williams -

Symphony Chauffeurs fined for emptying toilets into river

Symphony Chauffeurs Ltd, Eastern Business Park, Ely Road, Hounslow, was fined £18,000 by Ealing Magistrates’ Court on 4...

Lucketts acquires Solent Coaches By Mark Williams -

Lucketts acquires Solent Coaches

Lucketts MD, Tony Lawman, said the acquisition of the Ringwood-based operation gives Lucketts an extra 12 coaches to add to its...

Section 19: the waters get murkier By Mark Williams -

Section 19: the waters get murkier

It’s a mess, and the panic whipped up by the DfT’s new guidance for Section 19 and Section 22 Community Bus Permits shows...

S19: Agencies face searching questions By Mark Williams -

S19: Agencies face searching questions

Managing Director of Surface Transport for London, Leon Daniels, has told the Transport Select Committee that loss of community...

Souter invests £3.75m in CoachHire.com By Mark Williams -

Souter invests £3.75m in CoachHire.com

The deal secures investment for the website to roll out its suite of apps for drivers, parents and school staff to safeguard...

Higer launches new models By Mark Williams -

Higer launches new models

Around 20 operators attended the Higer ‘soft launch’ event, with two vehicles sold on the day. Held at its extensive...

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...

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