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Technology News
Manchester Metropolitan University is studying how Dublin tourists can get detailed information and images about buildings and attractions through... continue
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People
David Franks has been named as the new chief executive of Ireland’s national railway operator Irish Rail, succeeding the retiring Dick Fearn,... continue
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Articles
Why is he on the list? First could become the world’s largest private sector transport group following Veolia Transdev divorce. What kind of... continue
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People
The Wright Group has hired Dr Alan Lennon as its new non-executive chairman. Alongside this appointment he will continue to serve as non-executive... continue
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Rail News
Deniz Huseyin
Rail passengers in Northern Ireland can now buy, receive and display an electronic ticket on their mobile phones. Translink decided to roll out the... continue
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Light Rail News Lead Story
The Republic of Ireland National Transport Authority has announced plans to build the country’s first network of bus rapid transit services in... continue
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People
Alstom Transport UK & Ireland has appointed Terence Watson as its new managing director. He joined parent company Alstom Transport in 1994 as... continue
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Rail News
The Department for Transport (DfT) has extended First Group’s TransPennine Express rail franchise. The train operator sees its... continue
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Future
Consumers in the US are now spending more time on mobile phone apps than on the web, according to a study by mobile application development analysts,... continue
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Viewpoint
Dr. Paul Salveson
For a network with very few gradients, Ireland’s railways have been on a switchback these last few years, going from famine to feast and back... continue
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Articles
Why is she on the list? Translink is Northern Ireland’s state-owned public transport operator. It includes NI Railways, Ulsterbus and Metro... continue
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End of the line
Wright Group used the Euro Bus Expo show in Birmingham to launch a new book detailing the history of the Ballymena-based manufacturer. Written by... continue
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Profile
In June 2009 at New Transit’s Passenger Transport Management Awards, Austin Birks and Kevin Short won the Innovation and New Thinking Award for... continue
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Bus News Lead Story
Robert Jack
New Transit was given a sneak preview of the prototype New Bus for London in Ballymena, Northern Ireland, this week. The mock-up of Transport for... continue
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End of the line
Avant-garde Irish singer songwriter Julie Feeney recently set fashion tongues wagging with a performance on Ireland’s Late, Late Show that... continue
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Rail News
Translink general manager – rail services, Mal McGreevy and new trains two programme manager James Erwin this week inspected the first... continue
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Rail News
Translink, Northern Ireland’s state-owned public transport operator, has continued to deliver top quality bus and rail services and maintain... continue
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Feature Detail
FirstGroup’s Devon & Cornwall bus business was a problem area for years. It still faces considerable challenges but Reddy has put the... continue
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End of the line
One of the tales that has made Ryanair’s Michael O’Leary infamous is his purchase of a Dublin taxi licence so he can drive in the... continue
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Progress Report
Andrew Garnett
April 1990 saw the launch of the first Goldline express coach service in Northern Ireland, a brand that has since been rolled out with great success... continue
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