Buses could be first to fully decarbonise – SMMT report

Britain’s buses could be the first to be totally net-zero if a timetable of support for this is introduced, according to a report by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT). SMMT highlights that bus manufacturers have invested significantly in green innovation with some 13 different zero-emission models now available in the UK. More […]

Solar project ‘cuts 100% Tootbus emissions’ says open-top operation

Open-top sightseeing operator, Tootbus, has secured approval for plans to install roof-mounted solar panels on their Wandsworth depot, working in collaboration with electric fleet solutions provider VEV. This project will power the existing electric fleet with 100% end-to-end renewable power, providing 65,000kWh of electricity annually or approximately 60,000km of travel per year once the full […]

CPT works to mitigate potential border crossing turmoil

Trade organisation Confederation of Passenger Transport (CPT) says it is working to mitigate the impacts of the EU’s biometric border arrangements on coach travellers heading into Europe, especially in peak periods. The assurance comes as a Lords Committee concludes the change could lead to travel disruption at borders, including Dover and Eurotunnel. The Entry and […]

Pride and Joy becomes Golden Partner with Brook Taverner

Pride and Joy has received Golden Partner status with uniform supplier, Brook Taverner. “It’s an absolute honour to receive this gold stamp of approval,” said Pride and Joy MD, Jane Byrne. “Having a strong relationship with our suppliers is absolutely paramount to our success in creating outstanding uniform sets to our customers. As a niche […]


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