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FENTON FILE

There also is a Wrightbus theme to MIKE FENTON’s continuing...

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Flixbus revamps North American business

Budget long-haul coach operator Flixbus has restructured its...

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ANNUAL FAVOURITE REACHES ITS 60TH EDITION

Can there really be 59 editions of Buses Annual and Buses Yearbook...

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MANAGED DECLINE 1980S STYLE

London Transport Leyland Titan T213 near Creekmouth power station....

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NEW ROUTEMASTER TOUR PLANNED

Abellio London is taking delivery of 11 of Switch Metrocitys...

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A stop too far in central Newcastle

On a recent visit to Newcastle upon Tyne, Dave Godsmark was puzzled...

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Bradford CAZ starts; Newcastle postponed

Unlikely to be upgraded to meet the Tyneside CAZ are Stagecoach...

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GO-AHEAD AT A CROSSROADS

With takeover by a Spanish-Australian consortium looking set...

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First Cymru brings open top operation to Tenby

Having arrived in Tenby from Haverfordwest, the Tenby Coaster...

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THE KNIGHT WHO MADE WRIGHTS

Sir William Wright, the innovator and visionary who transformed...

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DON’T LEAVE OUT THE INDEPENDENTS

with CRAIG TEMPLE

INSIDE TRACK Connexionsbuses Scania OmniCity Y20 CXB,...

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IN FLEET NEWS THIS MONTH

JOHN G. LIDSTONE With additional material compiled LAWRIE BOWLES and JOHN YOUNG

A-C ● Three 22-reg Alexander Dennis Enviro400s for...

JOHN G. LIDSTONE With additional material compiled LAWRIE BOWLES and JOHN YOUNG
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Bangkok to launch new fleet of electric buses

Bangkok’s Mass Transit Authority (BMTA) has announced it will...

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Group changes alter the content of latest Handbook

The content of this eighth edition of the Smaller Groups handbook...

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TfL FUNDING DEAL ON THE TABLE

Transport for London's (TfL) emergency funding deal, which was...

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BEARS, BLUE BIRDS AND BUS-BORNE BIN BAGS

Millar’s TALESAlan Millar’s sideways view of the bus scene...

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Rotala loses last appeal against GM franchising

A Diamond North West Wrightbus StreetDeck in special livery for...

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Speculation grows for £2 maximum fare

Rumours continue to circulate that the Department for Transport...

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SAMPLING MIDLAND CLASSIC

JOHNYOUNG experiences the operator’s varied fleet as he spends...

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Exeter to demolish old bus station and request more bus support

The old Exeter Bus and Coach Station is set to be demolished...

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YOU WRITE

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

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Paris adding 47 fuel cell buses to green mix

The Solaris Urbino 12 hydrogen bus made its debut in 2019 at...

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Ride back through a bygone Birmingham

This atmospheric picture album follows the two authors’ mainly...

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HEATHROW BUS BOOST

MARK LYONS

LOOK IN ON LONDON Additional short journeys have bene...

MARK LYONS
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CROSS BORDER 477 SAVED

Route 477 was the last crew-operated London County service and...

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YELLOW BUSES COLLAPSES INTO ADMINISTRATION

Bournemouth Transport Ltd, which trades as Yellow Buses, entered...

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Arriva strike suspended in Yorks, starts in the North West

The four week strike affecting Arriva's Yorkshire business, which...

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RECYCLING BUSES AND COACHES

STEVE BANNER visits Trevor Wigley & Son to learn about its vehicle...

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More erosion of Jurassic Coast buses

Stagecoach South West Scania N230UD/Alexander Dennis Enviro400...

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THE RISE OF WRIGHTS

PAST & PRESENT The foundations of today’s Wrightbus were laid...