STM Operational Suspension

The Chief Executive Officer has confirmed that Sustainable Transport Midlands CIC has suspended operations as of Tuesday 9th May 2023 at 23:59 until further notice.

Dear Colleagues, Stakeholders, and Interested Parties,

I write to inform you with regret that, effective Tuesday, 9th May 2023 at 23:59, Sustainable Transport Midlands business operations will be temporarily suspended until further notice. The decision to suspend our operations has been made due to a series of operational issues that have come to our attention, which require immediate attention and resolution.

In light of these challenges, Corporate Executive has undertaken the responsibility of conducting a comprehensive review of our operations. The purpose of this review is to carefully evaluate the underlying factors contributing to the operational issues and to develop effective strategies for their resolution. We are committed to ensuring the long-term sustainability and success of our organisation.

While we understand the importance of transparency, we regret that we cannot disclose the specific details surrounding these operational issues at this time. The sensitive nature of the situation necessitates careful handling and resolution by our team. Rest assured, we are actively working to address these challenges and to find effective solutions to reinstate our operations as soon as possible.

It is our priority to complete the comprehensive review process thoroughly and efficiently, considering all relevant factors and potential implications. We kindly request your understanding and patience during this period.

We take great pride in the positive impact we have made in the region, and we remain steadfast in our commitment to serving our colleagues and stakeholders. We assure you that our team, alongside external experts, is working diligently to identify the necessary improvements and implement the appropriate measures to address the issues brought to our attention effectively.

We will spare no effort to resume our operations as soon as the review is complete, and the necessary actions have been taken.

During this temporary suspension, we appreciate your continued support and trust in Sustainable Transport Midlands. We understand that this situation may raise questions and concerns, and we are committed to keeping you informed of any significant developments or updates as they arise.

Please direct any urgent enquiries or matters requiring immediate attention to John Tippett, Group Company Secretary, on, or myself, on Once again, we sincerely apologise for any inconvenience caused by this suspension. We are fully committed to resolving the operational issues and look forward to resuming our operations in due course.

Thank you for your understanding and continued support.

Yours sincerely,

Harry Burr

Chief Executive Officer

Sustainable Transport Midlands

Harry Burr

Chief Executive Officer

Board Director