Community Wheels

Cumbria County Council is providing a new community transport scheme in the Lyth Valley. The ‘Community Wheels’ initiative is said to be the first of its kind in Cumbria. It will involve a team of volunteer drivers providing a demand led, door-to-door local transport service for residents. It starts on 18 September after the 541 […]

VOSA updates at FTA event

Updates from VOSA will be one of the highlights of the 2013 Freight Transport Association’s (FTA) Transport Manager Conferences. VOSA will discuss ‘new ways of working with the industry’ and how transport managers can apply best practice to avoid becoming targets of enforcement. Venues and dates include: 11 September, Brands Hatch; 18 September, Durham; 25 […]

US take over

US based Allied Speciality Vehicles (ASV) has taken over Thor Industries’ bus building business for £65.1m/$100m in cash. The transaction is subject to customary closing conditions and is expected to be completed by 1 November 2013. Thor’s combined bus business is one of the largest producers of transit and shuttle buses in North America, with […]


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