A deal between the operators of Harrogate’s electric buses and the producers of the spa town’s most famous product — Harrogate Spring Water — will mean that buses on key routes will be kept free of charge on Sundays.
New analysis of the Government’s planned transport spending shows that, unless investment in the Northern Powerhouse goes ahead, London is set to receive almost three times more per person than the North.
Transport for London (TfL) believes demand-responsive bus services may have the potential to complement the established bus network to contribute to sustainable travel and reduce car dependency in the future.
The automobile industry and the public transport sector have come together to call on EU Member States to step up investments in much-needed infrastructure for charging and refuelling alternatively-powered buses.
In one of his first major speeches since becoming Prime Minister, Boris Johnson told an audience in Manchester that he saw improved bus services as one of the keys to unlocking the potential of the local economy.
The Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) has published its annual review (2018 to 2019) covering its work and listing its achievements with regard to its targets and commitments in areas including vehicle testing, driving tests and preventing pollution.