Contact us  Search 

HCT Group news

All the latest news from HCT Group, plus our full archive.

HCT Group entered into administration on Friday 23rd September 2022

Mark Thornton, Martha Thompson and Neville Side, all of BDO LLP, were appointed as Joint Administrators of the company on the same day. The company ceased to trade on Friday 23 September 2022.

Posted: 23 Sep 2022

HCT Group secures funding for three safety projects

As we emerge from lockdown, it has never been more important to focus on the health and wellbeing of our drivers.

Posted: 06 Oct 2021

The Drive and Cuppa programme - getting out and about again

Bristol Community Transport are helping to tackle loneliness and social isolation for people who have been shielding - with a simple trip out and a cup of tea.

Posted: 16 Sep 2021

HCT Group and South Pennine CT team up in Yorkshire ticket partnership

HCT Group’s operations in Yorkshire – CT Plus Yorkshire and Powell’s – have teamed up with South Pennine Community Transport. From next week, we will accept each other’s unlimited day passes on each other’s services. Come one, come all!

Posted: 28 May 2021

Fresh new look for route X20

We're introducing a fresh new look for our X20 route between Barnsley and Doncaster.

Posted: 30 Apr 2021

HCT Group launches social impact: special report

The pandemic has prevented us from producing a social impact report in the normal way – but we’ve still been serving our communities. Our special report sets out what we’ve been up to across the country in the time of COVID 19.

Posted: 30 Apr 2021

Happy Birthday, Ash Grove

Ash Grove Depot, home of HCT Group’s largest operation, marks the 40th anniversary of its opening this Sunday. Time for some bus history…

Posted: 23 Apr 2021

Electric buses hit the road!

HCT Group’s first two permanently operated electric buses entered service today as part of our London red bus fleet

Posted: 13 Apr 2021

Doncaster service goes double

To help NHS staff at the Doncaster Royal infirmary travel to work in safety (and style), our Park and Ride service is now double deck.

Posted: 06 Apr 2021

Bringing the spirit of Christmas to our community

Many of our service users in London have not been able to use our community transport or community buses during the pandemic – as many have been shielding. In the run up to Christmas, we’ve been out spreading some festive cheer…

Posted: 21 Dec 2020