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Vehicle Accessibility

What is PSVAR? Accessibility has become an increasingly important consideration for businesses in all industries, including coach hire & the wider travel industry. With regards to accessible vehicles specifically, the UK government introduced a piece of legislation called the Public Service Vehicle Accessibility Regulations (PSVAR) in 2000. The main PSVAR requirements include space for a…

Getting back to work safely post-lockdown

What does it mean to go back to work safely post-lockdown? COVID-19 has taught us the importance of social distancing in a way we have never imagined before. Indeed, keeping a 2-metre distance between us and other people has become the norm for the foreseeable future. What does that mean for all the people using…

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

What do we know about it? Coronaviruses are a large family of viruses which may cause illness in animals or humans.  In humans, several coronaviruses are known to cause respiratory infections ranging from the common cold to more severe diseases. The most recently discovered coronavirus is SARS-CoV-2 that causes an illness known as COVID-19. This…

Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ)

What is the Ultra Low Emission Zone? The London Low Emission Zone is a traffic pollution charge scheme with the aim of reducing the exhaust gas emissions of diesel-powered vehicles in London. The Ultra Low Emission Zone, introduced in April 2019, applies to all vehicles in central London. The aim of these zones is to…

Brexit

Brexit: What Is Changing in 2020? We have officially started a new era as a country, one that is no longer part of the European Union. While this will mean many changes in the future, 2020 will very much remain the same. Indeed, as a transition year, 2020 will see little to no changes in…

Happy New Year from Anderson Travel

A Retrospective of 2019 The last 30 years have seen Anderson Travel grow from a one-man operation to a professional business offering not only coach hire services but also tailor-made tours and scheduled tours to tourists and companies coming to the UK. We have grown to become an experienced DMC for the UK and London.…

Office Christmas Party Transport

Things to consider when planning your company’s Christmas party Organising the office Christmas party can cause some headaches. Figuring out everybody’s dietary requirements and alcohol preferences can take some time. Because of this, we tend to forget about what happens after the event. How will everyone get home? Is the party location in a well-connected…

Coach Meeting Procedure at Heathrow Airport

We provide minibuses & coaches for hundreds of groups arriving into London airports and are often asked for information regarding the meeting procedure. The easiest way to ensure a smooth meet-up if you are unfamiliar with Heathrow (LHR) or Gatwick (LGW) Airports & their procedures is to book a meet-and-greet service with us and be…