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May 10, 2018

Recycled van helps sustainability initiative

The Green Centre’s Creative Director Melanie Rees got back in touch with the company to offer her thanks following the donation which was part of the company’s ongoing work to support community groups. She said: “We have now been using the van, you kin …

May 10, 2018

Industry-leading bus hearing loop

Brighton & Hove Buses has successfully tested an industry-leading hearing loop system for its buses after three years of painstaking development with experts in the field and a leading bus manufacturer. The bus company has been working tirelessly w …

May 10, 2018

Freeing up valuable space for everyone

Brighton & Hove Buses has launched an advertising campaign around the city drawing residents’ attention to the growing problem of congestion on our roads. The adverts show spaces filled by cars that spell out the words Full and Jam. The strapline i …

May 10, 2018

‘The enlightened city for transport’.

Renowned national transport commentator Professor David Begg has dubbed the city one of the most enlightened places for transport in the UK and the council’s working partnership with bus operators as a beacon for other authorities. The professor made t …

March 19, 2018

Bus company publishes ambitious air quality proposals

Brighton & Hove Buses has published a report with a proposed plan of action to tackle the public health impact of poor air quality in the city. The publication, called Brighton & Hove: The Clean Air City, is pitched as a blueprint for the role …

February 24, 2018

Fatal incident A259 February 24, 2018: statement

Brighton & Hove Buses’ Managing Director Martin Harris said: “In the early hours of this morning, a terrible accident occurred involving one of our buses. A pedestrian – just a young teenager – was struck by a bus a little before 1.00 a.m. “This to …

February 14, 2018

Local award-winning scheme goes national

Helping Hand a credit card size notification for the bus driver for when a passenger may have specific needs for their journey A scheme developed by disabled people in Brighton & Hove to get around easily by bus has just gone national. Helping Hand …

December 13, 2017

Congestion-busting initiative to minimise emissions

In a new initiative, a city traffic warden will focus on inconsiderate parking that obstructs buses in a bid to improve the air quality by keeping services moving. The Civil Enforcement Officer – who works via contractor NSL – is to focus on bus routes …

December 13, 2017

Bus blind spot demo for cyclists that saves lives

Cyclists concerned about their personal safety on the roads are invited to take part in a demonstration of bus blind spots that is so powerful it can save lives. Brighton & Hove Buses has got together with the City Council, East Sussex Fire and Res …

December 4, 2017

Children travel for free

Children travel for free on Brighton & Hove Buses every weekend between now and Christmas Day. For five weekends in the run up to Christmas the bus company is offering free bus journeys to up to three children under the age of 16 or Bus ID holders …