News - Transport

Posted on: April, 2020
Co Cars is just one of many businesses that, due to the Covid-19 crisis, recently took the difficult decision to suspend their services. But the cooperative shared mobility operator has found an innovative way to stay connected to its members and the community at large. It has launched the Co...
Posted on: March, 2020
Stagecoach South West is offering free travel for community volunteer groups delivering vital supplies across the county. At this troubling time the bus operator wants to reward those community heroes who are helping people isolated at home and unable to travel. The offer for organised volunteer groups will help keep the...
Posted on: March, 2020
Bus company Stagecoach South West has announced that it is working in partnership with local authorities to temporarily relax time restrictions on concessionary travel across Devon to allow travel for the elderly and vulnerable early in the morning as the coronavirus epidemic continues. The local authorities involved are Devon County...
Posted on: March, 2020
A quick reminder about that services to and from London will be diverted via Bristol from this Saturday (14 March) through to Friday 3 April.   This diversion will add around 35 minutes to journeys between Taunton and Reading. The diversion is needed to allow for work on the stretch of line from...
Posted on: March, 2020
Co Cars are offering Chamber members a fantastic 25% discount off their first invoice if they join by 31 March 2020. Co Cars has a network of 30 shared hybrid and electric cars around Exeter, including the newest edition available from outside Nettl on Marsh Barton, plus more at locations across...
Posted on: February, 2020
£600k share offer will support expansion of zero carbon shared mobility network More shared cars & bikes will reduce annual CO2 emissions by est. 230 tonnes Minimum investment of £250 with 5% annual target interest rate Offer open until 30 April 2020, applications via www.ethex.org.uk/CoCars Residents and businesses in Exeter and across the South...
Posted on: February, 2020
Stagecoach South West reflects on the great success of their bus driver apprenticeship as national apprenticeship week draws to a close. With 36 apprentices currently on the bus driver apprenticeship programme as well as a number of engineering apprentices at its four locations across Devon, Plymouth and Torbay, the South West...
Posted on: February, 2020
Holidaymakers longing to escape to the sun have a huge choice of destinations on their doorstep with the launch of Exeter Airport’s annual destination guide. Fly Exeter 2020 features 36 destinations in 13 countries, with hundreds more worldwide through major hubs including Manchester, Dublin, Paris and Amsterdam. New for 2020 is the...
Posted on: January, 2020
Mike Watson to move into permanent role as Managing Director from 3 February Stagecoach has announced a new managing director for its bus operations in the south west of England. Mike Watson has been confirmed as the new Stagecoach South West Managing Director after taking the role on an interim basis in...
Posted on: January, 2020
Up to 15% off half a million seats Over 115 routes on sale Includes routes operated by Flybe’s franchise partners Limited time for booking 8th – 15th January 2020 Effective for travel 7th February – 19th July 2020 Flybe has out half a million seats on sale with up to 15% off in its ‘JanYAYry’...