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County co-ordinates Oxford changes

DAVID JENKINS

Oxfordshire County Council is masterminding a rationalisation of routes in the Oxford area, ending joint operation on some, with others changing hands

DAVID JENKINS

WIN! A SOLD-OUT MBF STREETSCENE KIT

Closing Date: Friday 7th January, 2022

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Bristol Clean Air Zone approved

DAVID JENKINS

Bristol City Council's proposals for a Clean Air Zone covering the city centre have been approved by the government

DAVID JENKINS
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Lack of Government funding forces TfL to plan for managed decline

MARK LYONS

A nightmare scenario of huge cuts to bus services has been presented to Transport for London’s finance committee, because the authority has discovered a £1.9bn funding gap

MARK LYONS
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Mellor launches Sigma electric bus range

Designated ‘Sigma,’ the new battery electric line-up comprises six individual models, with overall lengths ranging from seven to 12 metres

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Major transport boost for Okehampton

CHRISTOPHER CARTER

Okehampton railway line reopens with associated bus service enhancements

CHRISTOPHER CARTER
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Half a century on Arriva marks Superbus anniversary 

MARK LYONS

Arriva Kent Thameside has repainted one of its Wrightbus Streetlites into Superbus livery to mark the 50th anniversary of the brand’s launch

MARK LYONS
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Beulas Jewel E to go on trial with Go-Ahead London

Go-Ahead London is to trial a new Beulas Jewel E electric double-decker in 2022

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Passenger numbers fall as driver shortages bite

DAVID JENKINS

The continued upward tick in passenger numbers in England went into reverse in mid-October, according to Department for Transport figures

DAVID JENKINS
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Buses Magazine December 2021

The full issue in page-turning PDF format

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GIFT GUIDE

CHRISTMAS 2021A selection of some of the books, models, DVDs...

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A Cooks’ tour of a Somerset business venture

This book is in limited supply, as only 25 copies have been printed....

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Last minute cancellation at Aldridge Transport Museum

These are letters pages and the views expressed therein are purely...

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CENTRALISED CUSTOMER SERVICE

I would like to refer to the article headlines ‘Stagecoach...

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SHORT ON DETAIL

It’s not difficult to understand why Arriva seems to have lost...

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THE BEST WAY TO SEE THE LAKES, P40

Stagecoach Cumbria and North Lancashire Dennis Trident Alexander...

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VISITING LEYLANDS ADD COLOUR AT GVVT WEEKEND

Two Leyland coaches from northwest England were among the visiting...

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Autumn running days return

Making its first appearance for some time at the Amersham & District...

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In Fleet News this month

ENGLAND & WALES A-CBODY TYPEAB Articulated single-deck...

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LAKE DISTRICT TRAVELS

JOHN YOUNG samples the Stagecoach Cumbria and North Lancs bus...

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Rise and fall of Western Greyhound

Edited ALAN MILLAR alan.millar@keypublishing.com

Keith Shayshutt has followed his book on Western National in...

Edited ALAN MILLAR alan.millar@keypublishing.com
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NOTTS & DERBY

One of England’s few state-owned fleets not painted in a uniform...

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The year when Alexander’s was divided into three

Sixty years have passed since the stateowned Scottish Bus Group...

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BUS BACK TO BASICS

A few thoughts on the National Bus Strategy. Whilst the intent...

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LACK OF INFORMATION

Having started my career in local government in the publicity...

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DETLING DEBUT FOR CHATHAM K5G

PICTURES: TERRY BLACKMAN The Friends of Chatham Traction took...

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Battery-electric buses delayed

London United took over operation of route 290 (Twickenham -...

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BEAMISH RUN FOR SUNDERLAND PANTHER

PICTURE: TREVOR HALL Sunderland Corporation 53 (FBR 53D), a 1966...

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The BBC’s three-door vision of future travel

The bus image that accompanied a recent report on BBC Breakfast...