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TfGM ‘still holding gun to operators’ heads’, says D&G’s Peddle

The row between D&G Bus director Julian Peddle and Transport for Greater Manchester over the conditions for funding essential services has continued into a second month, with Peddle saying that the transport authority is still making unacceptable demands.

Pandemic decimates services

The coronavirus pandemic led to a massive and rapid reduction...

Brighton & Hove to go exact fare only

Brighton & Hove Buses says its drivers will not give out change to those paying by cash on its services from next Wednesday, 15 April.

TfGM ‘blocking government aid’, says Peddle

Prominent bus industry entrepreneur Julian Peddle says Transport for Greater Manchester is blocking the flow of government help available to keep vital daytime services running to carry essential workers to hospitals and other establishments.

First to keep UK bus business

FirstGroup confirmed this morning that it intends to sell all of its North American businesses and turn itself back into an operator solely of buses and trains in the UK and Ireland.

Hayling Ferry bus link dropped after four months

A new bus link on Hayling Island (Buses November) has failed...

Feeders may run later to increase Glider ridership

Evening operation of midibus feeder services connecting the Glider...

Stagecoach awaits Coventry decision

West Midlands traffic commissioner Nicholas Denton will issue...

Cardiff Bus cuts services as it seeks a return to profit

Cardiff Bus 378 (Y378 GAX), a Dennis/ Plaxton Super Pointer Dart,...

Nine operators step in after John Smith failure

Rear view of DPY 335, John Smith & Son’s restored Leyland Tiger...