Commercial Officer – Stagecoach in South Wales   Commercial Officer An opportunity has arisen to join our successful Commercial Team based at our Porth Depot. Reporting to the Commercial Manager, the responsibilities will include network and service design; fares, ticketing and smartcards; concessionary scheme re-imbursement; grant submissions; bus service registrations, and the production of efficient… Read More


Out now: Issue 91 of Passenger Transport Issue 91 of Passenger Transport is published on September 5. Contents include:     LEAD STORY Creagh: Network Rail will be ‘guiding mind’If Labour wins next year’s general election, the infrastructure controller will compete with ROSCOs and take over tasks from train operators   NEWS Reform the failed bus… Read More


Creagh: Network Rail will be ‘guiding mind’ If Labour wins next year’s general election, the infrastructure controller will compete with ROSCOs and take over tasks from train operators     Network Rail rather than train operators will have lead responsibility for planning train services, and provide competition to the rolling stock leasing companies if Labour wins… Read More


Out now: Issue 90 of Passenger Transport   Issue  90 of Passenger Transport is published on August 22. Contents include:   LEAD STORY Fears of  ‘chaotic’ race for northern contractsThe shortlisted bidders for the Northern and TransPennine franchises have been named, but some fear the competitions will conflict with each other   NEWS First consults on… Read More


Fears of ‘chaotic’ race for northern franchises   The shortlisted bidders for the Northern and TransPennine franchises have been named, but some fear the competitions will conflict with each other The announcement of shortlisted bidders for the new Northern and TransPennine rail franchises has been accompanied by claims from within the rail industry that the… Read More