Bus Users UK - Articles and news items
Industry news • 17 March 2017 • Eurotransport Magazine
Norman Baker, Chair of Bus Users UK, is leaving the organisation to take up a new role as Managing Director of Brighton bus operator, the Big Lemon.
Issue 1 2017 • 19 February 2017 • Claire Walters, Chief Executive, Bus Users UK
Claire Walters joined Bus Users UK as Chief Executive in 2012 with a single focus; to ensure the voice of the passenger is heard by decision-makers at all levels, from central government to transport planners, local authorities and operators. Here Claire writes that a lot of this work is, naturally, behind the scenes but with the UK’s Buses Bill likely to reach the final stages in Parliament imminently, there’s a lot to do.
Industry news • 20 November 2015 • Katie Sadler, Digital Content Producer, Eurotransport
Bus Users UK, the independent group which champions the interests of bus and coach users, has appointed Natacha Tagholm as the new Deputy Director for England.
Issue 2 2014 • 30 April 2014 • Stephen Morris, Deputy Chief Executive, Bus Users UK
It is often said that Britain is becoming two nations – London and the rest of the UK. This is perhaps most clearly demonstrated in passenger transport; London attracts the bulk of the country’s investment in transport. A regulated bus network, supported by substantial public subsidy, is probably familiar to much of Continental Europe, while the rest of Britain has bus services provided for the most part without subsidy by private-sector operators taking their own commercial risk…
Industry news • 4 October 2013 • Bus Users UK
The bus lanes are being suspended because the Council believes many of them simply don’t work…
RTPI systems – helping to remove the barrier to bus use (Stephen Morris, General Manger, Bus Users UK)
Public transport technology: another one will be along in a minute (David Brown, Chair, RTIG)