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Giles Fearnley: 'We are cautiously optimistic'

Giles Fearnley: ‘We are cautiously optimistic’

It’s been a bumpy ride for bus operators since the coronavirus pandemic saw passenger volumes plunge in March, but First Bus wants to talk about the future. We spoke to Giles Fearnley and John Dowie   Giles Fearnley: ‘Bus has to be the solution in every urban centre … So we are very, very well...
A global perspective on the coronavirus challenge

A global perspective on the coronavirus challenge

With transport operations in 15 countries worldwide, Paris-based Keolis brings a global view of how the coronavirus pandemic is impacting transport operations. We spoke to Bernard Tabary, the group’s international CEO   Bernard Tabary, Keolis’ international CEO   French transport group Keolis received an early warning of the scale of the coronavirus pandemic via its...
O’Connor sets sights on data-led growth

O’Connor sets sights on data-led growth

The new boss of Arriva’s UK bus business wants forensic scrutiny of what drives growth, and then bold action to deliver more of it     Kevin O’Connor was unknown in the bus industry when at the beginning of this year he was named as the new managing director of Arriva’s UK bus business. The...