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THE PEAK DISTRICT

Former Arriva regional managing director BOB HIND has been back...

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Contactless Stagecoach Enviro400 MMC in Oxford

REVIEWS – MODELS OF THE MONTH Vehicle: Stagecoach Alexander...

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Optare wins first orders for its four-year-old Metrodecker

Reading Buses has applied Green Line livery to 899 (YJ16 DFG),...

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D&G’s 130 fails to take off against Arriva

D&G Bus’s complementary service to Arriva’s Sapphire 130...

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Bus station with public park for Stockport

Greater Manchester Combined Authority has agreed plans for a...

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Ulsterbus coins Urby name for Belfast commuter belt

Urby branding and revised livery on Ulsterbus 3100 (JGZ 3100),...

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Top exec quits over Swiss PostAuto scandal

Swiss Post chief executive Susanne Ruoff has resigned after managers...

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Metroline borrows as it awaits Hampstead Solos

PICTURE: MARK LYONS Metroline took over operation of Hampstead...

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Politicians are world’s worst transport planners

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

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Alpine’s Tiger Cubs and untangling the two Lyles

July Buses again provided interesting reading. I particularly...

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Huddersfield trolleybuses commemorated after 50 years

PICTURE: GRAHAM CRAWSHAW Sandtoft Trolleybus Museum celebrated...

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A 60-year celebration of a city’s Atlanteans

Stewart J. Brown

Title: Glasgow Atlanteans Author: Phil Halewood Publisher:...

Stewart J. Brown
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Stagecoach poised to begin autonomous vehicle trial

Stagecoach says it is only weeks away from announcing details...

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Lothian to return to West Lothian in August

Lothian Country 928 (SN09 CVO), a Wright Eclipse Gemini-bodied...

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Charles Evans, former Lothian MD

OBITUARY Charles Evans, who headed Lothian Region Transport...

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Double-deck EVs for two routes

MARK LYONS

Metroline orders 68 Enviro400s and Metrodeckers for 2019 ...

MARK LYONS
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A souvenir bus that lacks bus souvenirs

Martin Bensley, our man in Berlin, was on holiday in Malta recently...

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Councils waste public money through lack of route promotion

Rick Zaple (You Write, June) is right to be concerned about lack...

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GVVT celebrates 60 years of Atlanteans

Visiting vehicles helped the Glasgow Vintage Vehicle Trust celebrate...

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RENEWED ROUTEMASTERS

ALAN MILLAR learns the inside story of a remarkable project that...

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Recalling Tilling times and ‘frightful’ London years

ALAN MILLAR

Title: London Buses in the 1970s Author: Jim Blake Publisher:...

ALAN MILLAR
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DID YOU CATCH IT? Catch the Bus Week launched in Westminster, but what was the message for the rest of Britain?

COMMENTwith ALAN MILLAR

Given this minister’s track record for missing industry events...

COMMENTwith ALAN MILLAR
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Northamptonshire braced for several withdrawals

Most subsidised bus services in Northamptonshire will end on...

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A Pick Me Up for Oxford

Mercedes-Benz Sprinter 976 (BU18 YRT) operating a PickMeUp journey...

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Wellington trials converted trolley and receives double-deck electrics

NZ Bus 361, the Designline trolleybus converted to battery electric...

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Westminster pulls plug on Oxford Street pedestrianisation

Plans to pedestrianise Oxford Street — one of mayor Sadiq Khan’s...

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PLYMOUTH SINCE 1972

PAUL CHANCELLOR brings a new series to our pages this month,...

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Two websites on, I still don’t know what bus to catch

I watched a piece on the local television news recently in which...

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Honour for Duple 425

Winner of the Michael Burns Memorial Trophy at the Potteries...

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FASTER ROUTES FOR LONDON

LARS CHRISTIAN and PAUL LANDYMORE argue that a major overhaul...