Press release archive
This section of the website records our recent news releases. For more information on a particular story or issue, please see the media contacts section for how to get in touch.
HCT Group supports Local Authorities with innovative ‘payment by results’ Travel Training Programme
01 Feb 2017: Our Independent Travel Training scheme will help children with special educational needs (SEN) travel independently on public transport, which will have a huge and lasting impact on their quality of life.
Celebrating social impact in Bristol
15 Nov 2016: Bristol Community Transport - HCT Group’s Community Transport team in Bristol, celebrated the social impact they achieved last year at an event with stakeholders, service users and staff.
HCT Group provides missing prop for charity Christmas message
14 Nov 2016: Our Ash Grove red bus team help the Children’s Society set the wheels in motion for their missing children campaign.
Route 394 stays with HCT Group
07 Nov 2016: We are celebrating another contract win – we have just been informed by Transport for London that we have successfully retained route 394, operating out of our Ash Grove depot.
Celebrating social impact in Leeds
20 Oct 2016: Leeds Alternative Travel - HCT Group’s Community Transport team in Leeds, celebrated the social impact they achieved last year at an event with stakeholders, service users and staff.
LibertyBus wins Improvement to Bus Services award at the National Transport Awards
14 Oct 2016: LibertyBus, HCT Group’s bus operation in Jersey, has been honoured at this year’s awards for their success in increasing ridership.
HCT Group celebrating success in red bus tenders
05 Oct 2016: HCT Group has won four new London red bus routes over the past few months and successfully retendered for five current services.
The art of the possible in public procurement
21 Sep 2016: Working in partnership with leading law firm Bates Wells Braithwaite and the E3M Network, HCT Group has produced a plain English guide to public procurement law.
HCT Group announces Sir Vince Cable as new chair
18 Jul 2016: HCT Group is delighted to announce that Sir Vince Cable, the former Secretary of State for Business Innovation and Skills, will become our new Chair from September 2016.
Ash Grove red bus team wins a brace of awards
17 Jul 2016: HCT Group staff at our Ash Grove red bus operation in Hackney have been honoured at two separate awards ceremonies for their outstanding work.