Good News Blog: 18th August 2023

August 18 2023

This week's good news stories from the bus and coach sector features CPT members Go Ahead North East, National Express West Midlands and Arriva.

Barnes Coaches visited by Swindon Town footballer

August 04 2023

CPT members Barnes Coaches played host to Swindon Town's Tyrese Shade this week to mark the launch of their sponsorship deal of the League Two club.

Good News Blog: Arriva makes prom dream come true

July 21 2023

CPT members Arriva have been commended for helping to make a dream come true for a neurodivergent schoolboy in Milton Keynes, by taking him to his prom by bus free of charge.

Good News Blog: Cheltenham cancer patient fulfils wish to drive a bus

July 07 2023

CPT members Stagecoach West offered her a free training session at its depot in Cheltenham.

Good News Blog: National Express West Midlands celebrates longest-serving employee

June 02 2023

CPT members National Express West Midlands has given a fond farewell to its longest-serving employee after an incredible 56 years of loyal service to his customers and colleagues.

Go Cornwall Bus Driver Steve Goodwin wins £1m on a National Lottery scratchcard

May 26 2023

Go Cornwall Bus Driver Steve Goodwin has won £1m on a National Lottery scratchcard, and has vowed to continue his role as a bus driver.

Coronation Special

May 05 2023

A number of CPT members have been marking the Kings Coronation with a range of special activities. 

Good News Blog: Bus Driver helps passenger who collapsed

April 28 2023

Bus driver Mark Adams from CPT members Transdev (The Keighley Bus Company) recently helped passenger Jan Greenwood who collapsed on his service. 

National Express West Midlands celebrate women bus drivers with new children’s book

April 28 2023

A new children’s book is aiming to encourage women and young girls to consider a role in bus driving.