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 shortlisted for two UK Bus Awards

Our Drive On project has been shortlisted for the Bus and the Community Award and Patrick Lawson, a driver at our Ash Grove Depot, has been shortlisted for the Top London Bus Driver prize at the UK Bus Awards.

Posted: 16 Oct 2018

CT Plus starts three new TfL Routes

CT Plus, which is a part of the HCT Group, has successfully begun service on London red bus routes D6, N550 and N551.

Posted: 19 Sep 2018

CT Plus Yorkshire wins Doncaster NHS Shuttle

Our CT Plus team in Yorkshire is delighted to announce that they have been appointed to run an NHS shuttle bus service in Doncaster

Posted: 10 Sep 2018

HCT Group acquires west London operator Impact Group

Transport social enterprise HCT Group has acquired Impact Group from Tower Transit, supporting our continued expansion.

Posted: 13 Aug 2018

HCT Group shortlisted for three CILT Awards

We are delighted to announce that HCT Group staff and operations have been shortlisted in three separate categories at the prestigious Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT) Annual Awards.

Posted: 03 Aug 2018

HCT Group launches 2018 Social Impact Report

HCT Group is a social enterprise, aiming to make a real difference to people's lives and what we've achieved each year is set out in our annual Social Impact Report - out now.

Posted: 25 Jul 2018

HCT Group acquire Powells Bus

Transport social enterprise HCT Group has acquired the South Yorkshire bus operator to continue the group's expansion in the region.

Posted: 24 Jul 2018

HCT Group driver Patrick scoops top TfL Prize

Patrick Lawson, a driver on route 26 based at our Ash Grove depot in Hackney, has won the Hello London Award for Outstanding Customer Service at Transport for London's annual London Bus Awards.

Posted: 13 Jul 2018

HCT Group secures £17.8 million in social investment

HCT Group has secured a £17.8 million funding package with the help of ClearlySo, Europe's leading impact investment bank. The funding will be used to pursue new opportunities, accelerating our growth.

Posted: 19 Jun 2018

CT4TC announces its new name - Derbyshire Community Transport

Community Transport for Town and Country - CT4TC - has changed its name to Derbyshire Community Transport. The move follows feedback from staff and service users - and marks their new status as a part of HCT Group.

Posted: 04 May 2018