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Pictured: Photo: Vic Duddy, National Express Coventry Cllr O’Boyle, Cllr George Duggins and David Bradford. Photo credit: National Express Coventry.

All-electric bus city plan backing finalised

Published on Friday, 19 March 2021

Coventry will receive £50m to fund 297 all-electric buses after the West Midlands Combined Authority Board gave their final approval at a meeting today after seeing the final business case.

Cllr George Duggins with Cllr Jim O'Boyle

Together In Electric Dreams

Published on Monday, 10 August 2020

Coventry City Council has welcomed a sneak preview of National Express Coventry’s first fully electric buses, ahead of their official launch in service later this month.

Transport for West Midlands need your views

Published on Thursday, 18 June 2020

Transport for West Midlands(TfWM) want your views on how to support regional planning as the lockdown is lifted and to ensure that the transport network and other services meet the needs of residents.

Innovative partner awarded contract to develop Very Light Rail trackform

Published on Friday, 01 May 2020

The Coventry Very Light Rail project is about to embark on a new adventure, investigating how to create a low cost trackform for the light rail carriages already in development, thanks to £1.5m funding from West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA), secured by CCC. This project aims to revolutionise affordable public transport in towns and cities.

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