Aberdeen-based FirstGroup  owns Ireland’s Aircoach business

Transport giant FirstGroup said recent trading has been on track as it revealed plans to hand £500 million (€587m) back to shareholders. Shares in th(...)

Aircoach parent FirstGroup reported a €333 million loss and withdrew its dividend for the year to March in results announced on Wednesday. Photograph: Frank Miller

Aircoach parent FirstGroup reported a £300 million (€333 million) loss and withdrew its dividend for the year to March, as the transport operator was (...)

As well as Aircoach, FirstGroup also runs Great Western Railway, South Western Railway and TransPennine Express. Photograph: Frank Miller

Aircoach owner FirstGroup has defeated attempts by an activist investor to oust six board members, including the chief executive and chairman. Howeve(...)

Commuters board a Greyhound bus en route to New York City. Photograph: Yuri Gripas/File Photo/Reuters

FirstGroup shares jumped the most in a decade after chief executive Matthew Gregory bowed to shareholder pressure and said he would break up the U.K. (...)

Aircoach parent FirstGroup saw its CEO, Tim O’Toole, depart as it plunged ot a £327 million loss.  Photograph: Frank Miller

FirstGroup chief executive Tim O’Toole has resigned with immediate effect as the bus-to-train firm swung to a mammoth full year loss. Executive chair(...)