Buses Magazine

Buses Magazine

Latest news written with authority

Feature Premium

Berlin electrics lose battery power during cold snap

Solaris is resisting Berlin transport undertaking BVG’s demand...

Feature Premium

When the terminus reaches its terminus

Millar’s TALES

The editor’s sideways view of the bus scenePlease send any...

Millar’s TALES
Feature Premium

RALLY GUIDE 2021/22

The Fenland BusFest, normally held in May, is scheduled for 25...

Feature Premium

Wrong time to extend PSVAR to hire coaches

You write These are letters pages and the views expressed...

Feature Premium

Shuttle coach driving was best suited to single men

Further to Victor Pilka’s article about the shuttle craze (Buses...

Feature Premium

Andy Stewart, former owner of Albert the overland Albion

OBITUARY Albert outside Buchanan Bus Station in Glasgow...

Feature Premium

First to test UK-developed Arrival lightweight electric single-decker

First Bus is to trial an unspecified number of lightweight electric...

Feature Premium

Why a school came to have its own local bus company

JOHN YOUNG

Title: The Story of Hulme Hall CoachesAuthor/Publisher: Graham...

JOHN YOUNG
Feature Premium

Fleets shuffled for new emission zones

NEWS One of Stagecoach South’s battery-electric BYD/Alexander...

Feature Premium

De Lijn changes electrification criteria to help Van Hool to bid

De Lijn, the state-owned bus and tram undertaking in the Flemish-speaking...

Feature Premium

RATP electric bandwagon continues to advance

RATP London has won two more new contracts based on the introduction...

Feature Premium

D’oh! More Acton than Átha Cliath

My thanks to Stuart Morant for spotting an eccentric British...

Feature Premium

MADE IN YORKSHIRE

Forty years ago, two enterprising coach operators in the West...

Feature Premium

Integration is about more than modes of transport

You correctly ask the question ‘what kind of integration do...

Feature Premium

Dates are set for Showbus 50

Showbus is already making plans for 2022 when it will be held...

Feature Premium

Pandemic ridership creeps back from the abyss

Bus use in England showed a slight increase during February,...

Feature Premium

When Suffolk was a centre of bus building

JOHN YOUNG

REVIEWS Title: ColourScene Snapshot 4 East Anglia Buses...

JOHN YOUNG
Feature Premium

Subscription scheme to revive second Torbay service?

Torbay Community Development Trust AE56 MTJ, an Iveco Daily with...

Feature Premium

Dr Jim Young, Channel Islands and East Anglia expert

OBITUARY Dr Jim Young, founder of the Channel Islands...

Feature Premium

First local service double-deckers for Czech Republic?

Two 12.3m Unvi-bodied Scanias are claimed to be the first ever...

Feature Premium

Pioneering BYD set aside for Brooklands

EB2 at Waterloo in 2014. MARK LYONSPioneering BYD battery-electric...

Feature Premium

DARTING AROUND LANCASHIRE

CHRIS NEWTON relates his experience of driving one of the classic...

Feature Premium

PRESTON BLUES

PAST & PRESENTThe buses in what now is a city donned a radically...

Feature Premium

The mysterious Mitsubishi may be from Taiwan

Further to February Millar’s Tales and Terry Blackman’s photograph...

Feature Premium

Essex owner acquires a Welsh Duple Laser

B116 DTG operating for Hafan Coaches in 2009.JOHN YOUNGOne of...

Feature Premium

New local service contractors for SPT

SANDY MACDONALD

FLEET NEWS SCOTLANDSCOTTISH COLUMN Strathclyde Partnership...

SANDY MACDONALD
Feature Premium

Third handbook goes pan-British

ALAN MILLAR

Title: 7th Edition British Bus Handbook CoachesEditor: Stuart...

ALAN MILLAR
Feature Premium

Buses Magazine April 2021

The full issue in page-turning PDF format

Feature Premium

East Yorkshire establishes faster links to Hull

NEWS Go-Ahead owned East Yorkshire has made changes...

Feature Premium

Bill Cottham, high-flier who led Rider’s employee buyout

NEWS - OBITUARIES Bill Cottham around the time that...