Transport

Jet2 set to land in Dorset with 12th UK base at Bournemouth Airport

Holidaymakers in Dorset will have greater freedom to roam Europe next year after airline Jet2 announced it has chosen Bournemouth as its 12th UK base. From summer 2025... READ MORE »

Bournemouth-based Efret launches road freight service from UK to Morocco

Efret, the Bournemouth-based logistics firm, revealed it has launched this month a new road freight service direct from the UK to Morocco. The company said the service... READ MORE »

Dale's on the top deck after being named Morebus' Employee of the Year

Local bus driver Dale Courtney has been named Morebus' Employee of the Year 2023. Dale, who has been highly praised for his excellent customer service, was presented his... READ MORE »

Just the ticket! Morebus names NHS charity as official good cause for 2024 and 2025

Morebus has thrown its support behind University Hospitals Dorset NHS Charity. The local bus operator has named the charity as its official good cause for 2024 and 2025... READ MORE »

Recruitment drive for new drivers prompted by improvement to bus routes

Eleven new jobs are set to be created following extra funding for bus routes. Planned enhancements include an increase in frequency for the popular Morebus 13 route... READ MORE »

Bournemouth logistics specialists Efret help partner firm get much-needed tools to Ukraine

Efret in Bournemouth have helped to connect the logistical dots as they coordinated the transport of surplus tools to Ukraine. The firm stepped in after a recent project... READ MORE »

Weymouth Station Gateway project takes top honours at ICE South West awards

The transformational Weymouth Station Gateway project was recognised with two prestigious awards at the 2023 Institute of Civil Engineers' (ICE) South West Civil... READ MORE »

BCP Council’s active travel grants help encourage employees to travel to work sustainably

Five businesses across the Bournemouth, Poole and Christchurch region have been awarded ‘Trip End Facilities’ grants by BCP Council. Funded through the national... READ MORE »

Morebus and COSMO Bournemouth cook up ‘Bus to Buffet’ scheme for customers feeling the pinch

A new partnership between COSMO and Bournemouth bus operator Morebus is set to help customers save money on both fuel and food. ‘Bus to Buffet’ will allow customers... READ MORE »

Morebus unveils 28 more buses at launch event following £7.7m investment

Morebus is driving forward with a fleet of 28 new buses. The new double decker buses, which were unveiled at a special launch event in Bournemouth Square, will operate... READ MORE »