Latest news:
News category: Yorkshire & the Humber

405 results from all titles

New Transit
People
Merseytravel has appointed David Brown (pictured) as its new chief executive/director general. Brown, 47, is currently director general of South... continue
New Transit
Rail News
Extending the proposed London-West Midlands high-speed rail line on to Manchester and Leeds will drive regeneration and transform travel patterns,... continue
New Transit
Light Rail News
As well as the Northern Hub scheme, there was other good news for electric public transport in the north of England with the Leeds New Generation... continue
New Transit
Technology News
Metro, the West Yorkshire Integrated Transport Authority, has agreed a £7 million plan to implement a smartcard ticketing system for bus users... continue
New Transit
Projects Lead Story
Daniel Wright
The announcement by the UK Department for Transport (DfT) that it is to press ahead with a long-mooted pilot scheme to test the Tram-Train concept in... continue
New Transit
Technology News
Mobius, the machine to machine data transmission specialists have won order for Mobile Data  Airtime from South Yorkshire Passenger Transport... continue
New Transit
People
First Hull Trains has appointed Brian Christie as its new operations manager. He was previously train driver manager at First Capital Connect and... continue
New Transit
Light Rail News
James Dark
Transport Minister Norman Baker has given approval for a £58m pilot scheme to run Tram Trains on both rail and tram networks connecting... continue
New Transit
Bus News
FirstGroup’s new brand identity has been launched in South Yorkshire on the X78 route between Sheffield and Doncaster via Rotherham. The relaunched... continue
New Transit
People
Richard McClean has taken over from Tom Clift as managing director at rail operator Grand Central. McClean (above) will continue as head of parent... continue
New Transit
People
Stagecoach has confirmed senior management teams at its rail companies South West Trains and East Midlands Trains, with Mark Steward  appointed... continue
New Transit
Rail News
East Midlands Trains is extending its smartcard scheme to more passengers. When it was launched last year, the scheme was only available to existing... continue
New Transit
Technology News
First TransPennine Express (FTPE) has become the first train operator in the country to give customers direct access to station, train control and... continue
New Transit
Bus News
HCT Group has been chosen as preferred bidder for the contract to provide bus services in Guernsey. CT Plus (part of HCT Group) will commence... continue
New Transit
Technology News
East Midlands Trains has installed 30 new collection-only ticket machines at eight of the major stations on its network. The Parkeon machines are... continue
New Transit
Reflections
Deutsche Bahn has made no secret of its plan to become a major UK rail operator. Its latest purchase, through subsidiary Arriva of open access... continue
New Transit
Viewpoint
Paul Salveson
­I­­t seems slightly self-indulgent to use this ‘opinion’ column to go into the ins and outs of my local train service in the... continue
New Transit
People
Simon Pearson has been appointed as regional revenue development manager for First’s bus operations in the North of England. Based  in... continue
New Transit
People
Chair of the Department for Transport’s Directly Operated Railways,  Elaine Holt, is to leave at the end of December to take up a new... continue
New Transit
Cover Story Detail
New multi-modal transport information and ticketing services which are expected to become available over the next decade are likely to have a... continue
< | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | >