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May 2020

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04 Jun 2020 | 22:40

If, after reading this month’s news stories, you want more, then take a look at our Jun 2020 archive.

27 MAY 2020

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27 May 2020 | 22:28

Conversion costs could scupper Oxford’s bid to become England’s first city to have all public buses run on electricity, the county council has said.
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27 May 2020 | 22:10

Andy Byford (b. 1965) will join Transport for London (TfL) next month as its new commissioner.
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27 May 2020 | 21:59

A former board member has branded Transport for London (TfL) ‘institutionally unsafe’.

23 MAY 2020

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23 May 2020 | 21:28

Buses and light rail services will receive £283 million towards improving safety and restoring services during the coronavirus pandemic.
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23 May 2020 | 21:04

Police have charged a man over a crash in Greater London that killed a bus driver and injured 15 other people.

22 MAY 2020

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22 May 2020 | 21:53

From tomorrow, passengers in the capital will have to start paying again to use some buses, Transport for London (TfL) has said.

21 MAY 2020

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21 May 2020 | 22:29

An independent review is to look at coronavirus infections and deaths among the capital’s bus workers, Transport for London (TfL) has announced.

19 MAY 2020

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19 May 2020 | 13:59

The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan (b. 1970), has defended himself against claims a £1.6 billion bailout of TfL (Transport for London) by the government was in part due to poor financial mismanagement.

16 MAY 2020

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16 May 2020 | 12:15

Above-inflation fare rises in 2021 will hit bus users in London, following the government’s £1.6 billion bailout of the capital’s transport system.

13 MAY 2020

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13 May 2020 | 21:46

Bus drivers have expressed concerns over their safety as lockdown measures ease and passenger numbers rise.

12 MAY 2020

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12 May 2020 | 21:48

Bus operators across the UK face an uphill struggle to restore services for workers returning after lockdown.
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12 May 2020 | 14:54

An Uber-style bus service in Oxfordshire will end in June, with its operator blaming a lack of public sector and business support.

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12 May 2020 | 14:50

If, after reading this month’s news stories, you want more, then take a look at our Apr 2020 archive.

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