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Latest news written with authority

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Warwickshire plugs gaps left by Stagecoach

Last autumn, Arriva moved 18-month-old Alexander Dennis Enviro200...

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Mervin Dixon, OS veteran

Mervin Dixon, a long standing and active member of the Omnibus...

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Luxembourg to offer free rides across Grand Duchy

A double-articulated Van Hool Exqui.City hybrid in the Sales-Lentz...

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OppCharge trial abandoned before it starts

Wright SRM-bodied Volvo B5LHC VHP2 (BV18 YAE) at Putney Heath...

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MAP FILLS A GAP

PUBLICITY MATTERS JIM DAVIES relates the story of how a bus...

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Electrification doesn’t improve service

You write The Harrogate Bus Company 91 (YJ14 BCK),...

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Wrong main road for Mayne’s

I have just spotted a Freudian slip in your review last month...

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EYMS seeks owners for FS and OB

East Yorkshire Motor Services, now part of Go North East, has...

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The realities of preservation projects

ALAN MILLAR

Title: Restoring a Bus Author: Kenny Barclay Publisher: Amberley...

ALAN MILLAR
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Franchises and municipals for Wales?

FoxStar, the trading name of Bristol-based CityStar Group, began...

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No routes lost as Hampshire makes budget savings

No bus services will be lost entirely when Hampshire County Council...

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Exeter bus station costs soar

The long running saga of procuring a new council funded replacement...

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IT’S ALL POLITICAL

with JULIAN PEDDLE

Transport needs to be removed as a politicians’ plaything,...

with JULIAN PEDDLE
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No double-deckers at stop KK, just a choice of double espressos

Millar’s TALES

The editor’s sideways view of the bus scene Please send...

Millar’s TALES
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WESTON’S OPEN-TOPS

PAUL CHANCELLOR uses photographs from the Colour-Rail archives...

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Subsidised electric Riversider under threat

Glasgow’s only existing electric bus service, linking the city...

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Selected Southall products pictured at home and abroad

Graham Crawshaw

These books, picture albums with short introductory chapters...

Graham Crawshaw
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A TURNING POINT FOR HYDROGEN?

COMMENTwith ALAN MILLAR

The Wright StreetDeck hydrogen fuel-cell prototype on display...

COMMENTwith ALAN MILLAR
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’Last chance’ for deregulation in Glasgow

First Glasgow has embarked on an investment in 150 new Alexander...

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Arriva abandons Avon additions

Arriva North West has given up two of the Wirral routes it introduced...

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Gregory confirmed as FirstGroup CEO

BUS PEOPLE Matthew Gregory, FirstGroup’s interim chief operating...

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US city to return BYD electrics and buy clean diesels

The US city of Albuquerque in New Mexico has placed an order...

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FLEETLINE FOLLOWS NEW LOOK

Canadian model manufacturer Rapido Trains has revealed the identity...

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50 years on, London remembers the RTL

Five preserved London Transport RTL-class Leyland Titan PD2 7RTs...

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A small but perfectly followed system

MARK LYONS

REVIEWS Fifty years after the system closed, Reading’s...

MARK LYONS
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Shining stars feature on Bluestar Enviro400

ALAN MILLAR

This latest release of Northcord’s Alexander Dennis Enviro400...

ALAN MILLAR
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Stagecoach Midlands fined £2.3m over Coventry crash

Stagecoach Midlands has been fined £2.3million for breaches...

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Stagecoach Midlands makes major changes

Stagecoach Midlands 36942 (SN63 KFY), an Alexander Dennis Enviro200,...

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Target Travel granted new licence

Target Travel HXZ 9741, a Plaxton President-bodied Volvo B7TL,...

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Omnibus Society raises £1,000 for charity appeal

Muscular Dystrophy UK – the charity leading the fight against...