Fareham busway extended
A 1km extension to the Fareham-Gosport busway is scheduled to open on December 5DAVID JENKINS
More DRT schemes start up
More of the 17 Demand Responsive Transport (DRT) schemes funded by the government's £20m Rural Mobility Fund are coming to fruitionDAVID JENKINS
County co-ordinates Oxford changes
Oxfordshire County Council is masterminding a rationalisation of routes in the Oxford area, ending joint operation on some, with others changing handsDAVID JENKINS
WIN! A SOLD-OUT MBF STREETSCENE KIT
Closing Date: Friday 7th January, 2022
Bristol Clean Air Zone approved
Bristol City Council's proposals for a Clean Air Zone covering the city centre have been approved by the governmentDAVID JENKINS
Lack of Government funding forces TfL to plan for managed decline
A nightmare scenario of huge cuts to bus services has been presented to Transport for London’s finance committee, because the authority has discovered a £1.9bn funding gapMARK LYONS
Mellor launches Sigma electric bus range
Designated ‘Sigma,’ the new battery electric line-up comprises six individual models, with overall lengths ranging from seven to 12 metres
Major transport boost for Okehampton
Okehampton railway line reopens with associated bus service enhancementsCHRISTOPHER CARTER
Half a century on Arriva marks Superbus anniversary
Arriva Kent Thameside has repainted one of its Wrightbus Streetlites into Superbus livery to mark the 50th anniversary of the brand’s launchMARK LYONS
Beulas Jewel E to go on trial with Go-Ahead London
Go-Ahead London is to trial a new Beulas Jewel E electric double-decker in 2022
Satellite bus stations proposed for Cardiff
Passenger numbers fall as driver shortages bite
The continued upward tick in passenger numbers in England went into reverse in mid-October, according to Department for Transport figuresDAVID JENKINS
Buses Magazine December 2021
The full issue in page-turning PDF format
THE BEST WAY TO SEE THE LAKES, P40
Stagecoach Cumbria and North Lancashire Dennis Trident Alexander...
The BBC’s three-door vision of future travel
The bus image that accompanied a recent report on BBC Breakfast...
VINTAGE FENTON FILE
Doncaster Corporation demonstrated great thrift by acquiring...
BUSES ON TV
While it's true many TV dramas and advertising companies use...
VISITING LEYLANDS ADD COLOUR AT GVVT WEEKEND
Two Leyland coaches from northwest England were among the visiting...
SCOTLAND The Ayrshire Bus Owners’ A1 Service cooperative...SANDY MACDONALD
RAPIDO’S PERFECT FLEETLINE
ALAN MILLAR takes a close look at the Canadian manufacturer’s...
Battery-electric buses delayed
London United took over operation of route 290 (Twickenham -...
TfL’S BUS SAFETY STANDARD THREE YEARS ON
TfL SEEKING A NEW BUS SAFETY HEADJane Lupson, who has worked...
A RIDE TO ENDURE
The 800th issue of Buses arrived and has been enjoyed today;...
SHORT ON DETAIL
It’s not difficult to understand why Arriva seems to have lost...
BEAMISH RUN FOR SUNDERLAND PANTHER
PICTURE: TREVOR HALL Sunderland Corporation 53 (FBR 53D), a 1966...
Understanding an English obsession
The sub-title of this book — from the publisher of an earlier...
Wrong Routemaster moments
Alan Millar’s sideways view of the bus scenePlease send any...
MIZEN TO MALIN BY SERVICE BUS
PART THREEThe concluding part of BERNARD H. ALLAN’s marathon...
CENTRALISED CUSTOMER SERVICE
I would like to refer to the article headlines ‘Stagecoach...
DETLING DEBUT FOR CHATHAM K5G
PICTURES: TERRY BLACKMAN The Friends of Chatham Traction took...