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Belgian electric order is Volvo’s biggest yet

TEC, the Belgian state-owned operator serving French-speaking...

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Two eastern gains for Arriva

MARK LYONS

Abellio wins Croydon route from Go-Ahead LOOK IN ON LONDON...

MARK LYONS

SMALL WORLD

• SWEDISH city Östersund is to trial six opportunity charged...

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Rare Sentinel back in Wales

The Sentinel in The Bus Depot at Barry, alongside a Plaxton Panorama-bodied...

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Subsidy is not the answer to rural decline, says minister

Additional subsidy is not the answer to the decline of rural...

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Handbooks on Arriva and Scotland

ALAN MILLAR

Title: Arriva Bus Handbook 2017 Scottish Bus Handbook 8th Edition...

ALAN MILLAR

Local Link withdrawal threatens 15 routes in Torbay

The future of 15 routes in Torbay is uncertain following the...

Grayling: ‘We will reverse BSB changes’

UK transport secretary Chris Grayling says the government will...

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CONTACTLESS COMES OF AGE

DAVID JENKINS

After several years when it was just around the corner, contactless...

DAVID JENKINS

First plans for a cashless future in Bristol

Having simplified its fares structure in Bristol, First is now...

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The best-loved capital coach fleet

ALAN MILLAR

Title: Grey-Green Coaches & Buses Author: Andrew Mead Publisher:...

ALAN MILLAR

OBITUARIES

Alan Mills, Omnibus Society archivist Alan Mills, archive director...

Rossendale cuts unsustainable marginal routes

Rossendale 221 (YN05 GXS), a Wright Solar-bodied Scania L94UB...

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BY BUS TO CHICHESTER

DAVID JUKES

The long-running labour dispute at Southern Railway has been...

DAVID JUKES

SHELTERS ARE ESSENTIAL

PHIL STOCKLEY

We must focus on ensuring that the roadside infrastructure does...

PHIL STOCKLEY
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Liverpool Leyland revived for bus club’s birthday

PRESERVATION UPDATE L227, with Merseyside PTE logo, picks...

DB boss steps down abruptly

Rüdiger Grube, head of German state railway Deutsche Bahn, which...

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FLEETNEWS IRELAND

PAUL SAVAGE & IAN MOLLOY

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

PAUL SAVAGE & IAN MOLLOY

Small Swedish town goes all-electric

The small southern Swedish town of Värnamo (pop: 19,000) is...

Oxford set for new city centre ban

Work on building the Westgate centre proceeds behind white sheeting...

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It started with Silexine

ALAN MILLAR

Rather like Marmite — a product I do not think has ever been...

ALAN MILLAR

BUSES FESTIVAL Pre-book for Gaydon

Advance tickets are now available for this year’s Buses Festival...

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The modern trolleybuses of Geneva

Michael Dryhurst

Title: Trolleybus Current No.12 Author: Colin Page Publisher:...

Michael Dryhurst

NAT steps up its cross-city Cardiff presence

New Adventure Travel is increasing its crosscity network in Cardiff...

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The return of the Green Rover

The editor’s sideways view of the bus scene Millar’s...

Bus Éireann in crisis

Bus Éireann VWL301 (12 C 3493), a Wright Eclipse 2-bodied Volvo...

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FENTON FILE

MIKE FENTON

Nottingham City Transport’s decision to keep buying the older...

MIKE FENTON

Chinese flash charge electrics for Tel-Aviv

After more than three years of operating a single BYD electric...

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FLEETNEWS ENGLAND & WALES

D. JONES & SON

FLEETIN FOCUS FLEET D. JONES & SON VV08 BLU, an MCV...

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