Coronavirus (Covid-19) - Information, advice and updates for members
All the latest operational information and advice, policy developments and CPT press and media comments surrounding Coronavirus (Covid-19) can be found below. The following updates were sent directly to CPT members’ email addresses on the dates shown.
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Operational Updates - DVSA: Update on Vehicle Testing
Operational Updates features detailed information on aspects of operating a PSV business that are not covered in our other titles. It includes such subjects as accessibility, driver licensing, Clean Air Zones and many other issues that will be of interest to business owners and operational staff.
Shearings Holidays ceases trading (22 May): advice for customers
We are sorry to confirm that Shearings Holidays Limited trading under the following names - Caledonian Travel Ltd, National Holidays Tours Ltd, Shearings Group Ltd, Shearings Holidays Ltd, Shearings Leisure Group Ltd and UK Breakways Ltd - has ceased trading on Friday 22 May, 2020.
Newsline - Weekly update from the CPT President and Chief Executive
The latest edition of CPT's weekly newsletter for members, Newsline, is now available to view by clicking on the link below.
Customer communications: Social media images and posters available now
Following yesterday's Operational Update which provided details of CPT's operator risk assessment and customer communications guidance, please find below a range of posters and social media graphics which have been produced by the Department for Transport with support from CPT.
CPT reaction to PM Covid-19 statement
CPT has this evening (10 May) responded to the Prime Minister's Covid-19 statement.
CPT News Release: Coach tourism needs £65m a month as it faces fight for its future with "18 month winter" warns CPT
Today (7 May) CPT is calling on the Government to provide a support package worth £65m each month for the coach tourism industry.
Join our campaign and Back Britain's Coaches
Coaches play a vital role in our economy and society, helping tourists see the sights of the UK, providing accessible holidays and days out and ensuring that important events, from weddings to music festivals, go ahead without a hitch.
Support Britain’s bus & coach workers with us
We would like you to join us on Tuesday 5 May, when we will be thanking everyone in the bus and coach industry for the work they’re doing during the Covid-19 outbreak to keep key services running and supplies moving.
CBSSG Guidance for bus operators in England
CPT has updated its COVID-19 Bus Services Support Grant Guidance for bus operators in England and the revised version can be accessed from the link below.