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  • TRAILBLAZING TRAVEL WEB APP FOR YOUNG PEOPLE LAUNCHES IN DUNDEE AND NORTH EAST FIFE

    NaviGoGo web app pilot will show young people the fastest and cheapest routes within Dundee and North East Fife as pilot of the future of transport A pilot project launching in Dundee and North Fife today is being billed as the future of transport, as young people aged 16-25 are…

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  • ESP Group’s CEO gives up his car! – BLOG

    ESP Group make public transport work for millions of people every day.  Ticketing, concessionary passes, national railcards, booking, refunds, web support: it takes a lot to make the traveller experience seamless and personalised! At the same time the world is changing: more transport options (app based taxis, car clubs, car…

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  • Onwards: Tackling decreased independence for Scots living with dementia

    Project designed to help people living with dementia stay engaged in the community launches in Scotland  The Scottish Government has estimated that almost 18,000 people will be diagnosed with dementia this year. As a result, many will be told that they can no longer drive. Loneliness is already an issue…

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  • ESP Group joins driverless car pilot

    Transport and mobility services company ESP Group is to join a driverless car pilot to help ensure the service works for travellers. The pilot will include the design, development and testing of driverless pods in on-road public trials at London’s Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, including creating systems and technologies that…

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  • Smoother journey for young travellers

    New web application to bring different modes of transport together New web application to bring different modes of transport together. Scotland’s first mobility as a service (MaaS) web application will be piloted in Dundee and Fife this autumn with 16-25 year olds. ‘NaviGoGo’ is seeking to solve many of the…

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  • Capital idea as Angus firm secures £2m ‘Boris Bikes’ contract

    Arbroath’s largest private sector employer Journeycall has secured a new £2 million contract with Transport for London (TfL) to provide support for the capital’s so-called ‘Boris Bikes’ cycle hire scheme. The Angus major contact centre provider, which has long done work for TfL and Stagecoach, will provide customer service support…

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  • Rail travel compensation: Who gets it? – the business, or the employee?

    Travel delays: we’ve all experienced them, and it always disrupts both the business and the individual, be it missing meetings or being late for a dinner date. The UK government has announced plans to enable rail passengers to claim compensation if their train is delayed by 15 minutes or more.…

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  • How does contactless payments effect our generosity to charity?

    Quote from the article: “The popularity of contactless means that we expect debit cards to overtake cash as the UK’s most frequently used payment method in late 2018, three years earlier than we previously thought,” explains Adrian Buckle, Chief Economist at Payments UK. “This is a significant shift but it’s vital…

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