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Coping with growth

Rival bodies are advancing competing plans for bus-based solutions...

Brighton & Hove to go exact fare only

Brighton & Hove Buses says its drivers will not give out change to those paying by cash on its services from next Wednesday, 15 April.

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Buses Magazine April 2020

Welcome to Buses Magazine April 2020

TfGM ‘blocking government aid’, says Peddle

Prominent bus industry entrepreneur Julian Peddle says Transport for Greater Manchester is blocking the flow of government help available to keep vital daytime services running to carry essential workers to hospitals and other establishments.

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Citybus changes increase P&R competition

Network changes at Plymouth Citybus from 23 February doubled...

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PACER REPURPOSED

As train leasing companies explore repurposing opportunities...

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FLEET IN FOCUS

ANDREW JAROSZ

MAYNE COACHES Based: Head office and depot — Marsh House Lane,...

ANDREW JAROSZ
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Flixbus heads for Africa, tries solar panels

Flixbus has taken its first steps into Africa, connecting 27...

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Provincial survived right through to the 2000s

Malcolm Audsley, Fareham

I was pleased to see the 50th anniversary of the sale of the...

Malcolm Audsley, Fareham
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Record patronage for HCT’s Jersey routes

LibertyBus, the HCT Group subsidiary that provides buses on Jersey,...

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£1,600 to tempt drivers

MARK LYONS

Mayor unveils retention scheme to tackle spiralling turnover...

MARK LYONS
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Vienna Regent reached Ossett

Tony Young, Skipton

The Essex Bus Boys’ round-theworld trip in 940 days (January...

Tony Young, Skipton
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Global brand graces this LT on London route 10

ALAN MILLAR

Vehicle: RATP London United Wright New Routemaster LT148 (LTZ...

ALAN MILLAR
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SHORT HOPS

■ ARRIVA’S demand responsive minibus trial in Watford is...

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Late life look for Swindon Olympian

As Stagecoach begins to phase out the Best Impressions-designed...

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This crazy creation is cobblers, cobber

One AEC Regent the Baroness won’t find within the covers of...

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Liverpool mayor says franchising is becoming its ‘leading option’

Liverpool City Region Combined Authority says franchising is...

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Translink faces cuts unless funding increases

Translink, Northern Ireland’s state-owned bus and rail operator,...

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SOUTH COAST EXPRESS

MIKE TAYLOR and CHRISTOPHER CARTER

National Express ended its 90-year-old Eastbourne-Bournemouth...

MIKE TAYLOR and CHRISTOPHER CARTER
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Demand responsive transport for Leeds?

West Yorkshire Combined Authority has invited expressions of...

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DEATH OF DIESEL?

ALAN MILLAR

When interpreting events as they happen, there is a risk of indulging...

ALAN MILLAR
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NatEx makes first perch in Canaries

National Express Group’s Spanishbased ALSA division has expanded...

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Devon councils’ inconsistent approach to info

Nick Scales, Newton Abbot

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

Nick Scales, Newton Abbot
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A was for London,Y for Somerset

ALAN MILLAR

Title: The Number Plate Book Authors: John Harrison Publisher:...

ALAN MILLAR
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Kaunus says farewell to Skoda trolleybuses

PICTURE: GUNTER MACKINGER Kaunus, Lithuania’s second-largest...

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Stop took name from shop closed 90 years earlier

Gwyn Griffiths, Crewe

Roger A. Smith (You Write, February) mentions a bus stop that...

Gwyn Griffiths, Crewe
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Tram fans make space for some classic motorbuses

ALAN MILLAR

Title: Scottish Transport No.71 Editor: Frank Mitchell Publisher:...

ALAN MILLAR
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Branding adds speedy wings to the X140

Route branding has been applied to some of Metroline’s Wright...

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Queen Mary joins London Country celebration

There was a Southdown connection at the Epping Ongar Railway’s...

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New Bracknell-Heathrow express challenges Green Line

Bracknell based CJJ Coaches is launching an express link between...