UK bus and coach market in sharp decline

2 June 2021

Bus and coach registrations fell by -58.5% in the first three months of 2021 to only 582 vehicles according to the latest figures released by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT).

Free bus travel for those under 22 in Scotland

2 June 2021

Transport Scotland has launched a public consultation into the further implications of the introduction of free bus travel throughout Scotland for those under 22 years old.

UK approves Johnson & Johnson’s single-dose Covid-19 vaccine

1 June 2021

The Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) has approved a single-dose vaccine made by Janssen, and the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) said it is now authorised for use in the UK to protect against Covid-19.

CQC’s new Strategy from 2021 published

1 June 2021

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) has committed to reforming its regulatory approach following extensive consultation with health and social care providers, the public and other organisations. 

UK’s first General Export Facility secured

1 June 2021

A West Midlands-based exporter has become the first UK business to take advantage of a new offer from the Government’s credit agency, UK Export Finance (UKEF), securing the funds it needs to sell internationally.