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Berlin tenders for new tri-axle double-deckers

Berlin transport undertaking BVG plans to buy new high-capacity...

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Plaxton launch will save lives

Scarborough’s new £2million lifeboat has a name familiar to...

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Competition drives innovation and keeps fares down

I must take issue with Bob Saxby (You Write, December) and his...

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Pontypridd utility Bristol returns to Wales

PRESERVATION UPDATE Pontypridd 40 on arrival at the CTPG’s...

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Stately primrose Sunbeams for a genteel coastal resort

Title: Around Bournemouth by Trolleybus Author: Henry Conn ...

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A LONG WAY TO TIPPERARY

DAVID JENKINS is back on Bus Éireann for this second account...

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NatEx adds Clarkes to its London presence

National Express Group has strengthened its position in the London...

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Clifton tram competition prompts changes by NCT

NCT Navy Line-liveried Scania OmniDekka/East Lancs 969 (YT09...

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Frenz is East Scotland operations director

David Frenz has joined Stagecoach East Scotland as operations...

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Dutch region begins electrification programme

The Eindhoven region in the Netherlands has gained one of Europe’s...

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No more new diesels from next year

New diesels placed in service on 3 December were the nine 10.5m...

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Who needs bulls-eyes in Spalding?

Travel the world and you’re likely to find the London Transport...

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Air conditioning on First’s Enviro500s

I write with regard to Michael Ross’s complaint (You Write,...

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Oxford Loline restored to service

The Oxford Bus Museum has returned one of only five AECengined...

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London Leylands featured on film

DVD Title: 95 — Five RTWs go to Brixton Producer: The RTW...

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Alexander Dennis takes over US Enviro500 plant

Alexander Dennis has taken over the plant where it assembles...

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Funding raised to save Somerset services

Former-WebberBus routes threatened with withdrawal at the end...

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Lounge look and purple paintwork for Oxford P&R StreetDecks

Woodstock-bound 670 (SK66 HUO) at Oxford Parkway on 5 January....

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Deutsche Bahn and First start testing driverless shuttles

German state railway Deutsche Bahn — owner of UK-based Arriva...

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Bank junction to be restricted to buses and bikes

The City of London Corporation has granted approval for an experimental...

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Latest Lothian livery lacks subtlety

You write These are letters pages and the views expressed...

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Final moves for Bedford’s first production VAL

I was fascinated to read the Fleet News reports in November and...

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IN FOCUS

AVON BUSES FLEET Alexander Dennis Pointer Dart 354...

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PLUGGED IN

Nottingham has the biggest council-owned electric bus fleet in...

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West End revamp

LOOK IN ON LONDON Buses and many taxis in Oxford...

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Leopard leaps to Lincoln

PICTURE: MARK YOUDAN A 1972 Yorkshire Traction Leyland Leopard,...

Surrey pays up for fewer services

Cardinal Buses’ current fleet includes SN03 EAE, a TransBus...

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FAR EAST OF RHONDDA

Lyndon Rees is the Welsh-born bus manager who led the transformation...

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Atlanteans called D for Deirdre

Title: In Focus 2: The CIÉ Atlantean Author: Michael Dryhurst...

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HALFCABS ETCETERA

OUR OCCASIONAL GLIMPSE INTO THE NEW LIVES OF RETIRED BRITISH...