Go Ahead Are Getting Ahead In Dublin

Go Ahead Are Getting Ahead In Dublin

Well to be fair there was no surprise that parts of the Dublin bus network had been hived off under a contract process that see 10% of its routes handed over in December this year. The only surprise however is that it was the Go Ahead group who eventually won the...

The Big Bus Bash in Burnley

One of the great joys about using social media is the fact that good news can be shared any where and at any time. A good example of this was the Big Bus bash that took place in Burnley, where my good chum Alex Hornby posted some great images of the launch of 30 brand...
Blackpool Transport A Fine Company

Blackpool Transport A Fine Company

There are not amy Companies in this day and age that can trace their origins back to 1885, but Blackpool Transport certainly can. It was opened way back on the 29th of September 1885 using a conduit system to operate trams by means of electricity. In 1889 overhead...
The UK Bus Awards Have You Entered Yet?

The UK Bus Awards Have You Entered Yet?

Well, another year has flown past and here we are more than halfway into it. It has been a strange one to be quite honest we have seen the rise of Donald Trump, the election of a brand new French President and party. The serious escalation of tension in the Pacific...

Clean Air, Just How Important Is It?

I was fortunate enough to recently chair a really interesting committee meeting of the Bus and Coach forum held in Nottingham. It was as ever a really busy agenda with some really big items to be discussed. From the implications of the Bus Services Bill through to the...