Arriva launches third Sapphire scheme

The latest stage of the rollout of Arriva’s premium Sapphire brand took place in Aylesbury’s Kingsbury Square last week. A launch was held for introduction of the 11 high specification buses that are entering service on the 280 between Oxford and Aylesbury after extensive refurbishment involving a £400,000 investment. Shoppers, commuters and local dignitaries were […]

Consultation on Driver CPC effectiveness

The European Commission has launched a public consultation to assess the effectiveness and contribution to road safety of the Driver CPC as well as what specific actions and measures could improve its effectiveness. The consultation questionnaire addresses every aspect of Driver CPC including the initial qualification and periodic training. The consultation period runs until 25 […]

South Tyneside Council talks on voluntary partnership

Pronouncements from some senior local politicians suggest that Nexus, (the Tyne & Wear Passenger Transport Executive) intends to press on with plans for quality contracts, despite 87% customer satisfaction levels that raise questions over whether there is any justification for the draconian proposals that would transfer risk to the local authorities. Against this background, Stagecoach […]


This site uses some unobtrusive cookies to store information on your computer, these are in place to ensure that you receive the best possible experience when using the Bus & Coach Buyer website.