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PICTUREVIEW

An enduring Excel P&O Ferries has six Optare Excels in use at...

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REVIEWS

ALAN MILLAR

The last trolleybuses of the Midlands Title: Walsall Trolleybuses...

ALAN MILLAR
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DASH FROM CASH

DAVID JENKINS

DAVID JENKINS reports on the rapid changes in technology that...

DAVID JENKINS
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Stagecoach Solo celebrates a Scottish centenary

Stagecoach East Scotland has recalled the early years of deregulation...

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Lucketts acquires Mortons Travel

Mortons X14 BUS, a 102-seat East Lancs Nordic-bodied Volvo B9TL...

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Emsworth & District quits bus routes

Emsworth & District Plaxton Pointerbodied Dennis Dart SLF M3...

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Van Hool confirms site for US bus plant

Van Hool’s new United States transit bus plant (Global News...

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Expansion for some, retrenchment for others at Heathrow

Following recent slimming down of its operations, First Berkshire...

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You write

Jonathan Sayer, Ipswich

These are letters pages and the views expressed therein are purely...

Jonathan Sayer, Ipswich
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LONDON SAVES THE DAY

PAUL HEELS

Exclusively for Buses,has again picked his way through the PSV...

PAUL HEELS
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PICK YOUR SCENIC FAVOURITE

ALAN MILLAR

COMMENTwith ALAN MILLAR Among many contenders...

ALAN MILLAR
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Buses for Sheffield launched as single brand

The Sheffield Bus Partnership has adopted a single brand name...

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New ‘transport hub’ opens in Port Talbot

A new £5.6million ‘transport hub’ opened at Port Talbot...

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Next-stop info that is delivered to passengers’ smartphones

Transport technology company Mobile Onboard has launched Beam...

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Europe’s biggest electric fleet takes to Dutch roads

Transdev’s Netherlands subsidiary, Connexxion, has begun operating...

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One third of responses oppose Oxford Street plans

Of the 22,000 responses, 48% support and 33% oppose the pedestrianisation...

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Trolleybus is a work of art

Inspired by your recently published sightings of bus images on...

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Elite signalling window lacks headroom or heating

The signalling window in the cab of a Plaxton Elite. MARTIN...

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LVVS K5G nears completion

PICTURE: DAVID MITCHELL Visitors attending the Easter Sunday...

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Glasgow’s low emission zone progresses

Further details emerged on 20 March on the progress of Glasgow’s...

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Astromega sleeper trumps NRM for the anorak factor

ALAN MILLAR

Titles: Top Trumps Buses & Coaches Producer: Winning Moves UK...

ALAN MILLAR
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Labour confirms support for franchising and municipalisation

The Labour Party’s recently appointed shadow transport minister...

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Stagecoach to downgrade Corby depot

Stagecoach Midlands is to reduce its 26-vehicle Corby depot to...

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Scottish results paint different pictures

A disproportionate number of responses to the Citizens Advice...

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Safeguard targets younger market with reduced fares

Long established Guildford independent Safeguard Coaches launched...

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BRT electrics in major Swedish win for Arriva

Arriva has won an eight-year contract to operate bus services...

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Extra services laid on during DLR strikes

Ensignbus MD60 (KJD 260P), its preserved Scania/MCW Metropolitan...

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ENGAGING WITH YOUTH

Besides printed leaflets and displays at bus stops, operators...

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Waiting time rule causes excessive delays

A few years ago, the traffic commissioners awoke from their slumbers...

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North Western RELL back in original red

Ian Howard of Warrington-based Howards Travel Group has restored...