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Optare on brink of DD order

The prototype MetroDecker EV was exhibited at Euro Bus Expo in...

Fare falls as ArrivaClick reaches more destinations

The ArrivaClick demand responsive minibus service in Kent (Buses...

Contactless spreads in the West Midlands

Rotala-owned Diamond Bus upgraded its West Midlands and Worcestershire...

CONCESSIONARY MADNESS

One of the worst results of this lunacy is its effect on the...

Wellington dewirement delayed by hybrid hiccups

The last trolleybus system in New Zealand has been granted a...

Stagecoach wraps in green for Environment Day

Barking-based Enviro400 MMC 10324 (SN16 OKF) in Becontree on...

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THE MARVELS OF MAURITIUS

SARAH OSBORNE visits a former British colonial possession in...

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FLEET IN FOCUS

PRESTON BUS The first of last year’s delivery of Wright...

First warns of further cuts ahead

FirstGroup says it may need to close more depots as it continues...

MDS takes over DTS Publishing titles

DTS Publishing, which specialised in low volume print runs of...

New operators lessen Local Link loss in Torbay

Two new operators replaced parts of Local Link’s Torbay network...

PostAuto grows in southern France

Car Postal France, the French arm of Switzerland’s PostAuto,...

Garston loses out in tendered service awards

Arriva London North has lost the contracts to operate routes...

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GAS FOR NOTTINGHAM

Nottingham City Transport has taken delivery of its first of...

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GO ORANGE

The MHD Partnership has turned to a familiar colour for this...

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REVIEWS

Hilditch: the final memoir Title: Steel Wheels and Rubber...

Vamooz goes live with Love Manchester run

Vamooz, Transdev’s app-based crowdfunding scheme to stimulate...

Dublin plans ‘transformational’ change

Current Dublin Bus livery on SG31 (142 D 12997), typical of 370...

First updates its wardrobe of drivers’ uniforms

Robert Brown and Alison Clark, drivers with First Eastern Counties...

Built in Falkirk for rapid transit in Mexico City

One of the first of 90 Alexander Dennis Enviro500 doubledeckers...

SHORT HOPS

• DATES for the first West End service reductions (Look in...

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CENTURIONS & CADETS

Intrigued by a warts-and-all article in this magazine two years...

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Morecambe debut for Ribble Javelin

PRESERVATION UPDATE PICTURE: PHIL HOWARD The Ribble Vehicle...

Trent Barton affirms its faith in Enviro200 with second contract

Last year’s delivery of Enviro200 MMCs to Trent Barton included...

Thamesdown relaunches and hits back at Stagecoach

Thamesdown’s new livery and Swindon’s Bus Company branding...

Online purchases kill off Solihull Travelshop

National Express West Midlands closed one of its six Travelshops...

Flixbus buys out Austria’s Hellö

PICTURE: ÖBB KNOPP Austrian state railway ÖBB has sold its...

Pop-up route hits the streets

Minibus trial ahead of weekend bigger bus route LOOK IN...

Kent County Council to provide partial replacement for route 402

Kent County Council will support a limited partial replacement...

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TWO OPTIONS FOR CHANGE

COMMENT The first Vamooz trip, on 4 June, was from...