12 October 2023 #Bus and Coach

Rochdale bus manufacturer Mellor has won an order from Transport for Greater Manchester (TfGM) for 21 of its low emission Strata vehicles that will operate in the city’s new Bee Network. Stagecoach has opted for four Strata Ultra buses –

18 May 2023 #Bus and Coach

Volvo Buses has secured orders for 189 new electric Volvo BZL Electric double decker and single decker buses that will operate in Stockport and London. Stagecoach will take deliveries of some 170 Volvo BZL Electric buses for Stockport from the

09 February 2023 #Bus and Coach

Stagecoach has launched the UK’s first fully electric city bus network in Inverness, with 25 brand-new zero emission Yutong E10 buses on city centre routes. The vehicles can operate from morning to evening on a single daily charge, and feature

02 February 2023 #Bus and Coach

Alexander Dennis has received the first order for its next-generation Enviro400EV battery electric double deckers. Stagecoach has ordered 55 vehicles as part of its partnership with Oxfordshire County Council to decarbonise buses in and around Oxford, funded by the Department

01 December 2022 #Bus and Coach

Stagecoach has confirmed it is planning to increase its electric bus fleet from 184 to 343 vehicles within the next year – an increase of 86%, as the company nears the launch of Britain’s first all-electric city networks. It comes

17 November 2022 #Bus and Coach

Stagecoach has placed an order for 200 Enviro400 double deck buses from Alexander Dennis, representing the UK bus industry’s largest single order by number of vehicles since 2019. The new buses will be built in Britain and will have Alexander

28 April 2022 #Bus and Coach

Alexander Dennis Limited (ADL) is carrying out live tests of its automated Enviro200 bus in Scotland ahead of passenger services planned later in the year. Bus operator Stagecoach will be conducting on-road testing of the next-generation transport vehicle over the

21 April 2022 #Bus and Coach

Stagecoach Bluebird has unveiled the first of 22 electric double decker buses it is putting on the streets of Aberdeen. The bus operator has invested £11.2 million in the BYD-ADL Enviro 400 EV double deck buses with £4m in finance

17 March 2022 #Features & Interviews

Women make up 47 per cent of the UK workforce yet remain underrepresented in the transport sector, accounting for only 20 per cent of workers. However, thanks to efforts made in recent years by transport companies and other organisations, the

10 February 2022 #Bus and Coach

A London bus and coach operator has marked National Apprenticeship Week by reaching the milestone of employing 1,000 apprentices – its highest ever number. Stagecoach is currently training its latest cohort of apprentices in roles ranging from driving and engineering

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