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 - HM Treasury Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme UPDATE
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.
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.
Engineering and Safety: DVSA: Further Update on Vehicle Testing
Engineering & Safety is an important update for engineering and maintenance staff, covering all matters relating to vehicle maintenance and technical developments. Business directors and Transport Managers should also keep an eye out for these bulletins as much of the contents will also relate to compliance matters.
Policy Matters - CBSSG Restart Funding: terms and conditions
Policy Matters provides the latest updates from Westminster on issues that matter to bus and coach operators; including, requests for industry input into inquiries and calls for evidence.
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.