CPT responds to Labour announcement on new funding to reverse cuts to 3,000 bus routes
Responding to today’s announcement that the next Labour government will reverse cuts made to bus routes over recent years and fund the expansion of new bus services, Peter Gomersall, Interim CEO of the Confederation of Passenger Transport UK (CPT), said:
A word from the President
Hopefully members will have seen this week's important announcement that Graham Vidler has been appointed as CPT's new Chief Executive. We're delighted to have Graham joining and this is another important piece in the jigsaw as we look to modernise our trade body.
The latest edition of CPT's weekly newsletter for members, Newsline, is now available to view by clicking on the link below.
CPT News Release: Graham Vidler appointed Chief Executive of CPT UK
The Confederation of Passenger Transport UK has today announced the appointment of Graham Vidler as its new Chief Executive. Mr Vidler, who was previously Director of External Affairs at the Pensions and Lifetime Savings Association, takes up his new post on Tuesday 7 May.
Compliance Manual updates
The following updates have been made to the CPT Compliance Manual:
Brexit - member updates
Here you can find the information provided to members on Brexit. This will be updated regularly as the political situation develops.
Newsline Special: Brexit - Latest position on international bus and coach operations
The latest Newsline Special, along with previous editions, is available for you to view and download from the links below.
The latest edition of Coaching Matters is now available for you to view and download by clicking on the links below. To subscribe to receive Coaching Matters direct to your inbox, please email CPT's Coaching Manager Andy Warrender.
Newsline Special: Brexit - continued access rights in the event of No Deal on 12 April
DfT has written to bus and coach operators about the continued acces rights that UK bus and coach opertors will have to the EU even in the event of "no deal" on 12 April.
Newsline Special: Brexit - Important information for operators
DfT and CPT have co-signed a letter to bus and coach operators containing important information regarding international bus and coach operations in the EU after the UK departs from the EU.