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15 February 2024 #Bus and Coach

Zero emission bus manufacturer Wrightbus has secured a new order with Arriva to deliver 87 new buses to London. The order consists of 11 single-deck GB Kite Electroliners and 76 StreetDeck double-deck Electroliners. The buses are due to be delivered

01 February 2024 #Bus and Coach

FirstGroup has signed an agreement to purchase York Pullman Bus Company. York Pullman, which comprises five well-established brands in the provision of bus and coach services, has a strong presence in regional and business-to-business operations in York and the surrounding

25 January 2024 #Bus and Coach

Alexander Dennis has supplied four new Plaxton Panther coaches to Reading Buses to run on new service routes to London Heathrow airport. The coaches are dedicated to the recently-established Flightline 730 and 731 routes – operated by Reading Buses’ subsidiary

11 January 2024 #Bus and Coach

UK engineering specialist Equipmake has doubled its fleet repowering agreement with Big Bus Tours, extending the deal to a fleet of 20 vehicles. This follows on from an initial contract with the world’s largest sightseeing company –announced in September 2023

11 January 2024 #Bus and Coach

First Bus has announced a £750,000 investment in its Rochdale bus depot as it prepares to take responsibility for running Bee Network services in the area from March. The investment in the former Transdev site on Corporation Street will see

04 January 2024 #Bus and Coach

Asset Alliance Group has launched a new bus and coach rental offering, in a move designed to significantly expand its market share in the sector. After providing specialist finance for the bus and coach industry for more than 20 years,

21 December 2023 #Bus and Coach

Lockerbie-based luxury coach and bus operator Houston’s Coaches has begun taking delivery of four new Volvo B8RLE-MCV eVoRas, for use on the 240-mile round-trip between Dumfries and Edinburgh. The new order consists of three 10.8m B8RLE-MCV eVoRas and one larger

30 November 2023 #Bus and Coach

Oxford Bus Company has taken delivery of 21 zero-emission battery electric Wrighbus StreetDeck Electroliner double-deck buses for its operations in the city. The new Brookesbus fleet, which is owned and run by the operator, will replace the existing fleet of

16 November 2023 #Bus and Coach

A new £2 million competition is launching to encourage businesses and local authorities to work together to develop and trial transport schemes that cut emissions in the long term. The Transport Decarbonisation Demonstrators programme, funded by the Department for Transport

09 November 2023 #Bus and Coach

Arriva in London has placed an order with Wrightbus for 34 more double deck battery electric StreetDeck Electroliner buses. The high-spec vehicles will arrive at Arriva’s Enfield depot in early 2024 and will serve passengers on Route 279, taking the

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