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Latest news written with authority

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Retired VR was a far from standard model

It was interesting to see the former Maidstone&District Bristol...

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In Fleet News this month

FLEETNEWS ENGLAND&WALES A-B BODY TYPE SEATING CAPACITY...

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Tilling times in Sussex by the sea

ALAN MILLAR

DVD On 31 October 1947, Brighton Hove & District withdrew...

ALAN MILLAR
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GOLDEN YEAR FOR MBF

BOB HEATHCOTE

As the Model Bus Federation celebrates its 50th anniversary this...

BOB HEATHCOTE
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Reading pumps up gas, revives Thames Valley

Reading Buses is expanding its fleet of gas-fuelled vehicles...

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RATP sweeps the board

MARK LYONS

Gains for London United and London Sovereign, border cut for...

MARK LYONS
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Red individuality of Hinckleybus should be kept alive

With my interest aroused by George Collins’s article on Hinckleybus...

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The last decade of London’s red and green RTs and RFs

ALAN MILLAR

Title: London Buses 1970-1980 Authors: Matthew Wharmby & John...

ALAN MILLAR
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ZAPPING THROUGH LEEDS

STEPHEN MORRIS

STEPHEN MORRIS a has been trying out Transdev Blazefield’s...

STEPHEN MORRIS
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Transdev set to acquire municipal Rosso

Rosso 124 (LF52 USY), a 2002 Wright Eclipse Gemini-bodied Volvo...

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Regal retreat leaves gaps in Essex provision

Regal Busways 206 (YJ60 KBX), an Optare Solo M780SE, in Kelvedon...

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PICTUREVIEW Fabulous Flamingo

STUART MONTGOMERY

The flamingo colony at Edinburgh Zoo is advertised on Lothian...

STUART MONTGOMERY
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New Year debut for V8 Seddon

The Coventry running day on New Year’s Day was the first outing...

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Saluting one of the less common Lodekkas

ALAN MILLAR

Title: The Bristol FSF Author: Steve Chislett Publisher: Stenlake...

ALAN MILLAR
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Somerset network cut as ridership falls

First Buses of Somerset 44933 (YW14 FHU), a leased Alexander...

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INTERURBAN INITIATIVES

ROGER FRENCH

Imagine what an opportunity it could have presented for a new...

ROGER FRENCH
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VINTAGE FENTON FILE

MIKE FENTON

MIKE FENTON introduces us to the first of four coaches that a...

MIKE FENTON
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IN FOCUS

Richards Bros BJ14 KTK, the MCV Evolution-bodied Volvo B7RLE,...

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SOUTHERN TRANSIT EVERY MILE MATTERS

ALAN MILLAR

This West Sussex independent has built up a portfolio of niche...

ALAN MILLAR
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A COMMON CAUSE?

COMMENTwith ALAN MILLAR

Hybrid and pure diesel Alexander Dennis Enviro400s of Stagecoach...

COMMENTwith ALAN MILLAR
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Old order and new mark Green Line changeover

The London Bus Company’s Green Line Routemaster RCL2260 climbing...

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Merlins and Greenway return to Red Arrow

MCW-bodied Merlin MBA582 turning from John Princes Street into...

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Why there are no buses in Millom

The small Cumbrian coastal town of Millom provides a vivid example...

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A Co. Durham independent’s name that has refused to die

ALAN MILLAR

Title: Here Comes the Eden Authors: Stuart Gray Publisher:...

ALAN MILLAR
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Sheep graze by M&D VRT

HALFCABS ETCETERA

OUR OCCASIONAL GLIMPSE INTO THE NEW LIVES OF RETIRED BRITISH...

HALFCABS ETCETERA
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More Welsh upheaval

■ RHODRI CLARK

D. Jones & Son and Express Motors end operations Express...

■ RHODRI CLARK
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Shropshire spat sees easyCoach surrender service

Photographed on 16 September near Harley, halfway along the 436...

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A SENSE OF DIRECTION

GAVIN BOOTH

GAVIN BOOTH explains how and why Barcelona tore up its bus route...

GAVIN BOOTH
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Medway Towns celebration

PICTURE: CHRIS SALMON Following the success of its 2016 event...

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The essence of Imberbus recorded on film

ALAN MILLAR

Title: Imberbus Producer: Visions International Running time:...

ALAN MILLAR