BUSES' PURCHASE * UK
* England - £90m drive to get more on buses
Yorkshire,EN,UK -Yorkshire Post -28 June 2014: -- Stagecoach is to spend a record £90m on new buses as part of a drive to get more people travelling by public transport... The transport group, which runs buses and trams across Yorkshire, said revenues rose five per cent to £2.9bn in the year to April 30, with pre-tax profits two per cent higher at £180.7m... The improvement was driven by the group’s regional bus division, which carried more passengers and increased revenues compared with a year ear- lier... The investment will introduce over 500 new greener buses in its regional operations...
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