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Arriva has acquired a 26,000 sq ft office at the Lacon London building for the London headquarters of its public transport business.
Arriva has acquired control of Grand Central, the York-based operator of trains between London and Sunderland, for undisclosed terms.
Arriva has acquired Wardle Transport, the Stoke-based bus operator with 64 vehicles and 105 staff, for undisclosed terms.
Arriva has submitted plans to build a new bus depot at Stafford Park in Telford, but smaller sites in Wellington and Shifnal will close.
Arriva, the Sunderland-based bus and train operator, is to be acquired by Deutsche Bahn of Germany for £1.6bn.
Arriva has acquired LNWR, the Crewe-based train maintenance company with 110 staff, for £2.4m.
Arriva has acquired Empresa de Blas y Cia, the Spanish bus operator with 679 staff, for £79m.
Arriva is to acquire an 80% stake in Interbus Invest, the Hungarian bus operator with 1,500 staff, for £25m.
Arriva has won the franchise to operate the new expanded long-distance Cross Country rail services, and will take over from Virgin Trains in November.
Arriva is to acquire Veolia Danmark, the Danish bus company with 640 buses and 1,700 staff, for undisclosed terms.
Arriva has acquired Bosak Bus, the Czech bus operator with 50 vehicles and 64 staff, for £1.1m.
Arriva is to acquire an 85% stake in Osthannoversche Eisenbahnen, the German bus and rail company, for £20m.
Arriva is to acquire Esfera, the Spanish bus operator with 34 staff, for an initial £2.6m.
Arriva has acquired Transcentrum Bus, the Czech bus operator with 200 staff, for about £5m.
Arriva has acquired MK Metro, the Milton Keynes-based bus operator with 260 staff and 120 vehicles, for £5.6m.
Arriva has acquired Blue Bus & Coaches, the Bolton-based bus operator with 218 staff and 86 vehicles, for £2.9m.
Arriva is to acquire Sippel Group, the German bus operator, for £15m.
Arriva has acquired a 77% stake in Regentalbahn, the German rail services company, from the state of Bavaria for £43m.
Arriva is to acquire Wulff Bus, the Danish bus operator with 600 staff, for £10m.
Arriva Vehicle Rental has started work on the development of a £0.5m rental centre in Sunderland, which should be completed by September.
Arriva is to acquire Prignitzer Eisenbahn Gruppe, the operator of three rail franchises in Germany, for £4.2m.
Arriva is looking to expand its rail operations in continental Europe, and is particularly interested in Germany, Italy and Portugal.
Arriva has sold its Peugeot dealerships in Hartlepool and Middlesbrough to South Cleveland Garages.
Arriva is to sell its Stockton-based Peugeot car dealership to Simon Bailes, securing work for 34 staff and creating 20 new jobs.
Arriva is to sell seven Ford dealerships to Hartwell Automotive Group, including sites in Chippenham, Swindon, Halifax, Holmfirth, Huddersfield and two in Nottingham.
Arriva has put its network of 33 car dealerships up for sale, with an estimated value of £55m.
Arriva has acquired SAB Autoservizi, the Italian bus operator with 1,200 staff, for £44m.
Arriva has acquired a 51% stake in Transportes Sul de Tejo, the Portuguese-based bus operator with 1,300 staff, from the Barraqueiro Group for £23m, and has an option to buy the remaining 49%.
Arriva is planning to recruit 120 train drivers this year and 170 next year, due to a shortage that is forcing the company to replace some train services with buses.
Arriva has acquired London Pride, the operator of bus tours, for £4.9m.
Arriva has sold its MTL Commercial cleaning and security services business, which employs 480 people, to Carlisle Group.
Arriva has bought the WBC bus operations in High Wycombe from Go-Ahead for £5m.
Arriva has entered the Portuguese bus market through the acquisition of Ami-Transportes, Joao Carlos Soares & Pilhos and Viaco Costa Lino.
Arriva is to invest £9m in the purchase of 109 new buses for the north west.
Arriva is creating up to 20 jobs in Derby in order to increase the frequency of its bus services.
Arriva is to acquire MTL, the Merseyside bus company, for £35m, which will increase its bus fleet by 970 to about 7,000.
Arriva has acquired Ideal Auto, the Spanish bus operator, for £16m, and will use it as a base for further expansion in Spain.
Arriva is selling its car leasing business to the GMAC financial division of General Motors for £226m, in order to focus on the expansion of its public transport business.
Arriva has won planning permission to develop a B&Q DIY store in Sunderland that will create 250 jobs.
Arriva is acquiring Bus Danmark, the Danish bus operator, for £14m.
Arriva has confirmed the £47m acquisitions of the Dutch state-owned Veonn and Hanze bus groups.
Arriva is set to acquire VSN-North, the Dutch bus operator, for £47m, and hopes to benefit from the Dutch government's moves to introduce competition into regional bus and rail markets.
Arriva, previously known as Cowie, is acquiring London Coaches, the operator of the Original London Sightseeing Tour, from Pullmans for £5m.