Nottingham announces SQBP plans for city centre bus routes
Nottingham city Council is in the advanced stages of planning a Statutory Quality Bus Partnership covering the city centre in a move that aims to improve the quality of local bus services.
The scheme will require bus operators to meet strict rules on vehicle age, emissions and low floor disabled accessibility.
Vehicles will also be required to have smart card ticketing and real time information equipment.
Buses that do not meet the criteria will still be allowed to use the Victoria and...