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.
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.
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.