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Weldmar Hospicecare and First Wessex team

First Wessex joins the Stampede by the Sea

  • Bus operator First Wessex has joined forces with Weldmar Hospicecare as Transport Partner for the Stampede by the Sea art trail 
  • First Wessex’s Jurassic Coaster will take passengers along the trail 
  • Partnership will encourage bus usage as a sustainable travel option to the trail 
Renault Trucks’ electric HGV at Hoeford

First Bus powers up Renault Trucks' electric truck tour

  • First Bus' Hoeford depot in Fareham provided electric charging for Renault Trucks’ electric HGV
  • Renault Trucks’ eHGV ‘The Good Truck’ Roadshow is travelling across Europe to show the range of electric road freight vehicles and availability of charging infrastructure
James Eustace and Neil Chapman

Hovertravel’s Hoverbus has all-new look, thanks to new operator

Hovertravel has awarded First Bus Solent the contract to operate its Hoverbus service, which connects the hovercraft for crossings to and from the Isle of Wight taking passengers from stops across Portsmouth to its Southsea Terminal.