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Pictured left to right - Jim Hutchinson CEO Fusion, Scottish Transport Minister Kevin Stewart, Regional Director Stagecoach Sam Greer, President and Managing Director Paul Davies

Scottish Transport Minister officially launches the UK’s first autonomous bus service

  • Public service to launch on Monday 15 May 
  • An important milestone for autonomous technology  
  • Believed to be the first autonomous bus project of this complexity and ambition globally 
  • Over one million miles of testing completed  
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Stagecoach celebrates the Coronation by giving customers the chance to win unlimited travel for a year

  • Stagecoach to provide free travel for a year to three winners of its competition 
  • The operator will distribute tokens of memorabilia on the day of the Coronation  
  • Seven bespoke Coronation buses will be in service across the UK
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Stagecoach announces another year of partnerships with its chosen charities

  • Charity partnerships with Missing People, the Trussell Trust, Roald Dahl’s Marvellous Children's Charity and Happy Days will continue for another year 
  • Part of Stagecoach's strategy to donate 0.5% of pre-tax profits to charitable causes 
  • Demonstrates commitment to fostering community development, backed up by long term sustainability strategy 
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Stagecoach names new Managing Director for South bus operations

  • Marc Reddy will be joining Stagecoach and take on the Managing Director role from July
  • Marc is an award-winning senior leader, who has worked in the bus industry for 30 years, including a number of Managing Director positions across the South of England
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Stagecoach confirms its largest ever order of electric vehicles

  • 170 fully electric vehicles to be introduced in Stockport 
  • £37.2m investment made by Stagecoach 
  • Builds further on its commitment to having a zero-emission bus fleet by 2035 
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UK’s first full sized fleet of autonomous vehicles to be launched in May

  • Buses will be in operation across the Forth Road Bridge from 15 May 2023 
  • First registered service of an autonomous bus in UK
  • Capacity for around 10,000 passenger journeys across the Forth Road Bridge every week 
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You could win a year's free bus travel as Stagecoach celebrates a three-month extension to the £2 single fare scheme

  • Stagecoach announces extension of £2 fare scheme until the end of June
  • Bus services in England offering single fares capped at a maximum of £2
  • Operator celebrates its 15 millionth customer to use the scheme with one year of free bus travel - further prizes to be won
  • Builds on Stagecoach’s continuing commitment to offer value-for-money fares 
  • Offers new incentive for people to move out of cars and onto bus, improving air quality
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Stagecoach names new South Wales Managing Director

 •  Martin Gibbon, currently Operations Director of Stagecoach’s operations in West England and Oxford Tube

•  Martin has over a decade of operational experience working for Stagecoach across the UK

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Stagecoach welcomes new Head of Safety

  • Peter Jenkins joins Stagecoach from Monday 6 February 
  • An award-winning safety professional, Peter joins from Dalziel Ingredients 
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Apprenticeships: a key part of the pathway to delivering our net zero ambitions

As the country marks National Apprenticeship Week, Tracey Smyth, Head of People Services and Talent for Stagecoach, Britain's biggest bus operator, explains the benefits of investing in the sector's future workforce - and its role in ensuring a greener future.

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Stagecoach set to expand autonomous vehicle trials more widely with government funding announced for new projects

  • Bus operator involved in two new autonomous projects in Cambridge and Sunderland
  • Government funding provided for extension of Scotland’s cross Forth Road Bridge full-size autonomous bus trial