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Rail News
GNER has signed a multi-million pound maintenance agreement with German supplier MTU, covering the new diesel engines currently being installed in... continue
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Rail News
Transport officials from West Yorkshire PTE Metro, and the City of York have visited the German city of Karlsruhe this week to see how successful... continue
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News Extra
By Meera Rambissoon
There were sighs of relief in Leeds last week when the Department for Transport gave Metro, the West Yorkshire PTE, the green light to develop plans... continue
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People
Metro has appointed David Hoggarth to the new post of director of development . Hoggarth has worked for Metro for nearly nine years and became... continue
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Bus News
Stagecoach will implement wide ranging changes to the bus networks it acquired when it bought Yorkshire Traction almost 17 months ago. It is the... continue
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Bus News
South Yorkshire PTE is developing plans that would see bus services in Sheffield regulated under a Quality Contract, however it demonstrated this... continue
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Rail News
Grand central has delayed the start date for its London to Sunderland services until September because its rolling stock is not ready. The company... continue
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Bus News
WEST YORKSHIRE PTE Metro last week launched a further free bus service in the region and announced that another had now carried over 100,000... continue
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In Passing
Five extra passengers in the shape of a cat and her four kittens were recently discovered on a historic railway locomotive after they tried to set up... continue
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Light Rail/Tram News Lead Story
By Robert Jack
Stagecoach has overcome its fraught relations with Greater Manchester PTE to be named as the the preferred bidder to run the city’s Metrolink... continue
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People
National Express has new sales director National Express has appointed Dave Watkin in the new role of sales and marketing director. Previously head... continue
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Business Comment
It’s now a decade since South Yorkshire PTE called in Stagecoach to turn around it ailing light rail system. Sheffield Supertram had only... continue
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Bus News
A potential strike by bus drivers at Yorkshire Coastliner has been called off after the 50-plus drivers accepted an inflation-busting 10% deal over... continue
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In Passing
Northern rail has teamed up with the local community, voluntary groups and businesses to create a more welcoming, safer and greener rail station at... continue
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Bus News
THE FIRST Statutory Quality Partnership was signed last week by South Yorkshire PTE and Sheffield City Council. The agreement means that work can... continue
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Rail News
GNER has secured two extra trains that will allow it to introduce 12 additional weekday services between Yorkshire, the East Midlands and London from... continue
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Rail News Lead Story
By Robert Jack
first Transpennine Express gave away 10,000 free train tickets this week in a bid to get travellers to try out its improved service. Passengers have... continue
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Letters to the Editor
The last issue of Transit (January 26) hails the demise of UK North as being the “end of low quality bus operations” and shows a UK North... continue
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Bus News Lead Story
By Robert Jack
As first began operating its second ftr route in Leeds last week there was confusion over how successful the pilot route in York has been since its... continue
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Regular News
West Yorkshire PTE Metro has announced it has awarded a further tranche of contracts for its Mybus yellow school bus scheme. The latest awards are... continue
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