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CPT reacts - PSVAR following a letter from Baroness Vere

July 07 2021

CPT has reacted to a letter from Baroness Vere to trade bodies setting out the government’s immediate and longer-term approach to the application of the Public Service Vehicles Accessibility Regulations.

CPT reacts: easing of Covid restrictions in England

July 05 2021

CPT's Chief Executive Graham Vidler has reacted to Prime Minister Boris Johnson's announcement that lockdown restrictions will continue to be eased from 19 July.


Senior traffic commissioner and DVSA chief executive to address CPT members on 12 July

July 01 2021

Senior Traffic Commissioner Richard Turfitt and Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) Chief Executive Loveday Ryder will be holding a joint presentation at the Confederation of Passenger Transport’s Compliance Workshop on 12 July.

Transport minister visits Buckinghamshire coach operator

June 25 2021

On Thursday 24 June Transport Minister Baroness Vere visited Masons Coaches in Buckinghamshire to hear how the UK Government can help back Britain’s coaches as we emerge from the Covid-19 pandemic.  

Job vacancy: CPT Scotland Public Affairs Manager

June 25 2021

The Confederation of Passenger Transport (CPT) is the voice of the bus and coach sectors and brings together over 1,000 bus and coach operators across the UK. Our members also include a wide range of suppliers to the bus and coach industries, including vehicle manufacturers, software providers and law firms. CPT’s teams in England, Scotland and Wales work closely with members at local and national levels to help them achieve the best possible operating environment.

Debate in the Welsh Parliament on bus services

June 23 2021

CPT Cymru Director Joshua Miles comments on the debate on bus services in Welsh Parliament.

Every forward-facing seat on buses now able to be used in Wales

June 21 2021

In response to an increased demand to travel following the easing government restrictions, from Monday 21st June it will be possible to use every forward facing seats on buses in Wales.

Pro-public transport message is vital to clean up the air we breathe says CPT

June 17 2021

This Clean Air Day (Thursday 17 June) the Confederation of Passenger Transport is calling on government to use a pro-public transport message that encourages people back on board buses and coaches to help improve air quality.

Confederation of Passenger Transport reacts to delay of lockdown easing in England

June 14 2021

CPT's Chief Executive Graham Vidler reacts to the Prime Minister confirming a delay to England lockdown easing.