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Latest news written with authority

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Hamburg to test first eCitaros with fuel-cell

Hamburg municipal undertaking Hochbahn will be the first to conduct...

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Rain fails to stop play at Beer & Buses

PICTURES: CHRIS DREW Driving rain added a certain atmosphere...

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Bamford rescues Wrights Group

Wrightbus and Ryse Hydrogen are partners in the H2Bus Consortium...

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RATP fights back

MARK LYONS

LOOK IN ON LONDON Kingston route won from Abellio after earlier...

MARK LYONS
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In Fleet News this month

BODY TYPE AB Articulated single-deck bus AC Articulated coach...

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Volvo to launch double-deck 9700 in Nordic market

Volvo’s 9800 DD for Mexico. VOLVO Volvo is to offer a double-deck...

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Trial confirms fuel savings with Allison’s xFE transmission

A 15-month trial of Allison’s xFE transmission hardware and...

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A lighthearted view of life from the upper deck

ALAN MILLAR

This is a quite different — unique even — book with a London...

ALAN MILLAR
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Rosso revises in Rochdale and Bury

Following the receipt of permission from Transport for Greater...

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Does passenger info get any more sparse than this?

You may think that all such traditional cast metal stop flags...

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BYD seeks weight and cost reduction

BYD, currently claiming to be the biggest supplier of electric...

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Ron Waterson, founder of W Yorks independent

OBITUARY Ron Waterson snr, founder of Hemsworth, West...

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VINTAGE FENTON FILE

Such was the shortage of suitable vehicles in the immediate postwar...

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Is gas better than battery for sightseeing fleets?

The pace of electrification is accelerating, but the technology...

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Stagecoach adds fast Gold link to Nottingham

Stagecoach added to its growing longerdistance express network...

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Why did LT keep RF136 livery so secret?

Tony Neuls, Cheltenham

What a delight to see London Transport AEC Regal IV RF136 restored...

Tony Neuls, Cheltenham
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A Latin link for London double-decker

Another British-developed exhibit — heading for London in 2021...

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Mixed fortunes for Bristol MetroBus

NEWS First West of England fine-tuned the timetables of...

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THREE SCORE & TEN

It is 70 years this month since this magazine was first published...

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First and Go- Ahead re-ignite Southampton rivalry

NEWS The continuing struggle between First Hampshire &...

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Skegness Red Bus ceases operation

NEWS Skegness lost its Red Bus service provided by Spalding-based...

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Dunn Group adds Denning to interests Down Under

GLOBAL NEWS A two-axle Denning Phoenix coach new in...

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Wrights in administration

NEWS Among the last vehicles delivered from Ballymena...

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Real-life safety trials

MARK LYONS

LOOK IN ON LONDON Five operators to evaluate five accident...

MARK LYONS
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The people and decisions that helped Wrights grow

NEWS The first vehicle supplied to Ulsterbus in 1982,...

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Beadle-Bedford in Kingsbridge debut

PRESERVATION UPDATE PICTURE: CHRISTOPHER CARTER ...

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Transdev Blazefield engineering manager

Les Jones (pictured) has joined Transdev Blazefield as engineering...

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VOLVO’S 9700 SURPRISE

ALAN MILLAR describes some of the highlights at this year’s...

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Citybus suspends Ocean City Sights tour

NEWS Plymouth Citybus suspended its ‘year-round all-weather’...

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GIFT GUIDE

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