Reading Buses - Articles and news items
Industry news • 27 February 2017 • Rachael Harper
Reading Buses is the first independent operator to go 100% contactless in a scheme which will form the UK’s first town-wide contactless bus network outside of London. This means all residents in the borough will be served by buses accepting bank cards.
Industry news • 28 October 2016 • Katie Sadler, Digital Content Producer, Eurotransport
Reading Buses is currently testing various vehicles and propulsion systems on its popular purple 17 route.
Industry news • 26 July 2016 • Katie Sadler, Digital Content Producer, Eurotransport
Reading Buses is to receive £1.7 million funding towards the cost of purchasing double deck biomethane buses.
Industry news • 29 June 2016 • Mandy Parrett, Editorial Assistant
The world’s first deployment of an Aircharge mobile phone and tablet charger on public transport has been installed on a Reading Buses double deck bus.
Industry news • 22 April 2016 • Katie Sadler, Digital Content Producer, Eurotransport
Reading Buses has confirmed a £1.3 million order for five Scania double deck buses powered by Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) from a bio-methane source.
Industry news • 15 March 2016 • Katie Sadler, Digital Content Producer, Eurotransport
Reading Buses has placed a £1.3 million order with British bus manufacturer Wrightbus to supply six Streetdeck double deck models.
Industry news • 22 May 2015 • Katie Sadler, Digital Content Producer, Eurotransport
A new fleet of 85-seater emerald Alexander Dennis buses have begun service with Reading Buses as part of a £4 million pound investment.
Reading Buses is to invest £3.5m in a fleet of 19 gas-powered buses…
Reading Buses have placed an order for six new Wrightbus StreetLite® midi buses, following a highly successful vehicle trial…