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Bus and Coach News: Nexus accused of quality contract bias: The North East Bus Operators’ As... #bus #coach #diesel

The North East Bus Operators’ Association has accused Nexus, the Tyne and Wear PTE, of continuing to “talk down” proposals for a partnership agreement in favour of a quality contract scheme. NEBOA chairman Kevin Carr has now written directly to the 15 members of the Tyne and Wear Integrated Transport Authority to express his concerns. In his letter Carr warns: “I am becoming increasingly concerned that the reports being put to the ITA continue to ‘talk up’ the proposed quality contract scheme, while ‘talking down’ the proposed partnership agreement and ignoring the considerable progress we’ve made. “The report to the ITA repeats a number of concerns about the partnership proposal. Unfortunately, the report does not say that I have already addressed many of these concerns in long correspondence with Nexus’ director general.” Carr continues: “I wrote to Bernard Garner [PTE d...

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