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New DB chief pushed for Arriva deal

Richard Lutz, appointed to head German state railway Deutsche...

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Flixbus fined for carrying Swiss domestic passengers

A Belgian-registered Van Hool Astromega of Flixbus at London’s...

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EFE London Routemaster RM177 Maidstone & District Harrington Grenadier

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Guide price £34.50 (Routemaster), £34.95 (Harrington) Bachmann...

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Narrower pavements to speed buses but more segregated cycle lanes

Regular observers of the central London bus scene will be aware...

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FENTON FILE

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Cymric Conversions was one of the lesser-known coachbuilders...

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RATP to close Epsom Coaches’ coach operations

RATP Dev is closing Epsom Coaches’ traditional coaching business...

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VCS 85

A rolling display of preserved and modern vehicles helped mark...

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Roadworks to blame for much congestion

You report last month that Transport for Greater Manchester ‘contrasts...

Stagecoach orders Wright open-tops for Lakes

Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire has ordered the group’s...

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This was indeed the April Fool

It is that time of the year again when we are challenged to find...

Arriva trials ride share in Kent

Six of the 12 leather seats are arranged around tables. ARRIVA...

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GWR seeks 20 prime vehicles for September display

First’s Great Western Railway company is seeking around 20...

Ex-minister heads Big Lemon

Norman Baker, the former Liberal Democrat MP who was bus minister...

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FLEETNEWS SCOTLAND

1957 Alexander C41F-bodied Guy Arab LUFs GA11-20 (JWG...

Brisbane plans electrified BRT expansion

The Australian city of Brisbane plans to expand its Metro-branded...

Oxford axes loss-making BHX

UK17 PUL, a new Plaxton Panther-bodied Volvo from Pulham’s...

Transdev orders Versas for Burnley

The new Optare Versas will replace Wright Eclipse 2-bodied Volvo...

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NO EASY ANSWERS

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COMMENTwith ALAN MILLAR First Glasgow serves...

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Stagecoach quits Twin America

A Gray Line Dennis Trident operating a City Sightseeing New York...

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VINTAGE FENTON FILE

MIKE FENTON

First into the market with a postwar underfloor-engined model,...

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Adelaide trial for first Wright StreetLite in Oz

PICTURE: CHRISTOPHER BROOMHEAD

The first Wright StreetLite to operate in Australia entered service...

PICTURE: CHRISTOPHER BROOMHEAD
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FLEETNEWS IRELAND

Where to send your reports ››››› Send your reports...

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BUS FOR BREXIT

The decision to leave the European Union has created an opportunity...

Arriva embarks on 20-year ‘low cost refresh’

Arriva Midlands 4222 (FJ58 KXW), a Wright Eclipse Gemini-bodied...

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FirstGroup listed the Wooly bus way

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Title: 2017 FirstGroup Fleet Book Author: Andrew Woolhouse ...

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EDF energises shelved Somerset service

EDF Energy – currently procuring a new nuclear power station...

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ROAD TO THE ISLES

PICTURE: PAUL McKENNA

BOB HIND GOES OFFSHORE IN SCOTLAND DON’T MISS NEXT MONTH’S...

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Stagecoach steps up competition in Swindon

Stagecoach West is increasing its presence in Swindon on 2 April,...

Anthony Wyer, Selnec Preservation Society founder

Anthony Wyer, founder and leader of the Selnec Preservation Society,...

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Fenton files his birthday bus

Millar’s TALES The editor’s sideways view of the...