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WINNER Southern Vectis, for the Really Green Car Scrappage Scheme While the government extends and trumpets its car scrappage scheme, the fact... continue
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WINNER Go North East, for the Red Kite bus brand Go North East’s Red Kite bus brand was born out of one of the most successful environmental... continue
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WINNER Go Ahead Group, for investing in intelligent lighting at depots The Go Ahead Group operates out of over 600 separate premises throughout... continue
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WINNER FirstGroup FirstGroup is the largest UK-listed surface transport group, employing 135,000 people globally with a turnover of £5bn. It is... continue
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Reflections
The announcement that Go Ahead has set up a joint venture with US operator Cook Illinois to explore opportunities in the American school transport... continue
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Letters
Daniel Scharf, GreenSpeed, Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Keith Ludeman claimed that the modal shift from car to bus or train occurs where public services have “quality attributes”, and are... continue
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Bus News
Hundreds of Plymouthians, along with members of the Unite trade union will turn out in force on Saturday to demonstrate at Plymouth City... continue
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Reflections
Brighton &?Hove beat off tough competition from Cornish independent Western Greyhound and Transdev’s former municipal Yellow Buses... continue
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Products & Services
21st Century Technology Solutions, the UK’s leading supplier of WiFi CCTV systems for the passenger transport sector, has secured a three year... continue
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Business
The ranks of the council-owned bus operators in the UK have been further reduced with the news that Go Ahead has agreed to buy Plymouth Citybus from... continue
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Business Lead Story
Andrew Garnett
it was perhaps expected that Stagecoach would react somewhat angrily to the news last month that the Competition Commission was forcing the... continue
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Bus News
Go Ahead subsidiary Brighton & Hove was awarded the highly prestigious UK Bus Operator of the Year at the 2009 UK Bus Awards last week, narrowly... continue
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Bus News
The saga over the future of municipal bus operator Plymouth Citybus has seemingly been resolved with the news that the council has published a report... continue
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Bus News
James Dark
Go Ahead Group has signed a joint venture agreement with large US school bus operator Cook-Illinois to pursue new contracts. The 50/50 joint venture... continue
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Editorial Comment
Robert Jack
In this issue of New Transit we have chosen to examine the level of foreign ownership of UK public transport operations, and conversely, the UK... continue
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End of the line
Isle of Wight bus operator Southern Vectis was recently observed to be drawing chuckles from bus users at Yarmouth recently. The bus station there is... continue
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Cover Story
Robert Jack
Globalisation is a key feature of our time. Borders are being broken down as commerce takes advantage of the liberalisation of markets, and public... continue
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Interview Detail
1986 - Bus Conductor Tynemouth & District Transport After studying Geography at Newcastle University, Ludeman worked as a bus conductor (he still... continue
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Interview
James Dark
To a large extent, the performance of major companies reflects the character of their chief executives. This is particularly true in public transport... continue
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Cover Story Detail
After years of procrastination, passenger transport operations in Europe and elsewhere have been steadily opening up to competition, giving UK... continue
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