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 launches 2017 Social Impact Report
20 Jul 2017: HCT Group is a social enterprise, aiming to make a real difference to people's lives. What we've achieved this year is set out in our annual Social Impact Report - out now.
HCT Group wins Hammersmith and Fulham combined services contract
21 Jun 2017: HCT Group is delighted to announce that it has been awarded the contract to provide the combined Special Educational Needs and Adult Social Care transport service for the London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham.
Bus depot open day raises funds for St Joseph’s Hospice
02 Jun 2017: Ash Grove bus depot in Hackney opened its doors to the community, raising over £2000 for St Joseph’s Hospice– which cares for and supports people affected by serious illness.
HCT Group launches first Jersey Social Impact Report
18 May 2017: LibertyBus, HCT Group's Jersey operation, has launched its first social impact report. The report is based on the findings of a large scale survey on the difference that a public bus service can make to people’s lives.
Four bus routes for Bristol depot
21 Apr 2017: We are delighted to announce that we have successfully tendered for four bus routes in the Bristol area.
A look behind the scenes at the Ash Grove Community Day
14 Apr 2017: Our Ash Grove Bus Depot will be opening its doors to the public on Saturday 22nd April. We will be welcoming local residents for a look behind the scenes at our depot community open day.
Social Access joins the HCT Group
20 Mar 2017: We are delighted to announce that Social Access (formerly Bristol Dial-A-Ride), has joined HCT Group, providing the opportunity to establish Bristol’s first citywide network of community transport services.
Sir Vince Cable gets on his bike for new bus-cycle scheme
03 Mar 2017: LibertyBus, HCT Group’s operation in Jersey, has launched a new folding bike hire scheme – LibertyBike, launched at a folding bike race in St Helier.
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.