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CPT continues rolling programme of engagement with backbench MPs

January 27 2023

CPT has continued it's rolling programme of engagement with backbench MPs, Ministers and Shadow Ministers, to raise awareness of the issues which face the bus and coach sector. 

Bus and Coach operators clean air zone investments being stalled by Newcastle City Council

January 27 2023

Operators across the North East have invested millions of pounds to retrofit vehicles with low carbon emission technology to improve air quality in Newcastle and Gateshead, but are hitting a brick wall with a lack of support from council officers to complete their applications.

CPT's Graham Vidler gives evidence to the Transport Select Committee

January 26 2023

CPT's CEO Graham Vidler gave evidence to the Transport Select Committee on Wednesday 25th January. 

CPT’s call for data from bus operators for new Cost Monitor

January 24 2023

The new highly sought-after Cost Monitor will also allow operators to benchmark their costs and performance anonymously against their peers, as well as inform CPT’s policy discussions with governments and industry stakeholders.  

Package of bold bus and coach policies urgently needed in Wales to meet net zero

January 18 2023

A new WPI Economics report, commissioned by the CPT, shows how major benefits could be reaped by levelling the playing field between private motoring and public transport in Wales.

CPT Media Coverage: January 2023

January 09 2023

Here are some of our media coverage highlights for January 2023:

Fueling the UK’s passion for bus and coach in 2023

January 06 2023

A very happy and prosperous New Year to all the CPT family!  

CPT Reacts: The North East's £1.4bn devolution deal

January 05 2023

A £1.4bn devolution deal has been unveiled for the North East of England which may also see a new mayor elected next year. 

Job Vacancy: CPT Scotland Administration Manager

January 04 2023

Can you help us deliver an excellent service to our members? We are looking for an Administration Manager to support the work of CPT Scotland’s Director and Public Affairs Manager as we build and promote the case for a supportive policy framework for the bus and coach sector in Scotland.