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Jest electrics enter service in Madeira

Five Karsan Jest electric minibuses have entered service on a...

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Uncertainly over fuel-cell double-deck delivery date

Transport for London has confirmed that the hydrogen refuelling...

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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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Deregulation would be a backward move in London

I wonder whether James Curry (You Write last month) and other...

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White Lady graces Glasgow gathering

PICTURE: KEITH McGILLIVRAY Adding more distantly travelled...

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Pre-tax profit for McGill’s despite passenger decline

SCOTTISH COLUMN Greenock-based McGill’s Bus Service posted...

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BYD seeks weight and cost reduction

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

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Enviro500 bids for interurban orders

Alexander Dennis — at its first Busworld Europe since becoming...

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RETRACING JOHN GILLHAM

As part of our 70th anniversary, BOB HIND continues from the...

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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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Logistics man to head Cardiff Bus

BUS PEOPLE A freight logistics expert is the new managing...

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Pioneering DRT Click is cancelled in Kent

In a tersely worded statement, Arriva has announced that what...

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German routes at risk over planned VAT cut on rail fares

Flixbus has threatened to cut 100 destinations from its domestic...

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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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Ladybird lampoons the Leyland National

Once a best selling educational book series for children, the...

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Five cylinders in LSX’s horizontal Gardner

May I please offer a minor correction to the information given...

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Keighley trolleybus is work in progress

PICTURE: ANDREW RAPACZ The restoration work on the oldest...

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A lighthearted view of life from the upper deck

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

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VDL and Irizar challenge Chinese

The more aerodynamic front on VDL’s diesel-engined Citea LLE...

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Compact battery keeps Cummins on electric course

Cummins reminded Busworld visitors that if diesel disappears...

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Bamford rescues Wrights Group

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

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Welsh concessionary qualifying age set to rise

The qualifying age for free concessionary bus travel in Wales...

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Target Travel loses three more routes

Target Travel YJ08 PKA, an Optare Solo, in Noss Mayo on Devon...

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FRICTION POINTS

INSIDE TRACK You want to press the bell at...

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RATP fights back

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

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Northumberland Park gets its spark

Aerial view of reconstruction work at Northumberland Park, with...

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Cambridge needs more than franchising

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

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Museum reveals five-year plan and retires Trans Lancs show

PRESERVATION UPDATE Salford 235 (BBA 560), the 1939...

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In Fleet News this month

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

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No mirror problems on one of Northcord’s latest

MODELS OF THE MONTH Vehicle: First Glasgow 10.5m Alexander...