Transport for Wales expanding fflecsi bus service

20 October 2021

Transport for Wales (TfW) is working in partnership with Carmarthenshire, Pembrokeshire and Ceredigion County Councils to enhance the Bwcabus service which celebrates 12 years of operation this autumn.

Exploring a new era for public transport

30 September 2021

Arriva Group has published a new report exploring the future of public transport and how operators can work alongside governments and transport authorities to re-imagine transport services, expand use and address social challenges, such as urbanisation and climate change.

Bus shelters to help boost 5G roll out

21 September 2021

Mobile network operators will get easier access to bus shelters, lampposts and other street furniture to speed up the roll out of next-generation, ultrafast 5G technology under a new government trial.

Action needed to ease bus and coach driver shortage

19 August 2021

The Operations Director of the Confederation of Passenger Transport (CPT), Keith McNally, has written to Transport Secretary, Grant Shapps, warning him of the issues that will arise if vocational testing slots for coach and bus operators are not provided urgently.

Scotland to invest millions in bus retrofitting

18 August 2021

The Scottish Government is providing up to £5.7 million to help bus, coach and community transport operators to comply with Low Emission Zones (LEZs) through retrofitting technology.

Government commits to tackling PSVAR compliance

28 July 2021

Parliamentary Under Secretary of State at the Department for Transport (DfT), Baroness Vere, has written to a number of trade bodies setting out the Government’s immediate and longer-term approach to the application of the Public Service Vehicles Accessibility Regulations (PSVAR) 2000.

Passenger transport sector impacted by mask confusion

9 July 2021

The Confederation of Passenger Transport UK (CPT) has given only a cautious welcome to Prime Minister Boris Johnson's announcement that lockdown restrictions will continue to be eased from 19 July.