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Bob Gray, restorer of Southdown Leylands

OBITUARY Bob Gray, a craftsman bodybuilder who owned and restored...

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The route that gave its number to a discharge note

ALAN MILLAR

Title: They Also Served Publisher: The Omnibus Society ISBN:...

ALAN MILLAR
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Buses to be banished from Victoria station?

The Victoria Business Improvement District (BID), a business-led...

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In Fleet News this month

BODY TYPE AB Articulated single-deck bus AC Articulated coach...

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First slashes West Lothian fares as competition continues

The continuing bus war between First Scotland East and Lothian...

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This Beadle’s about on a Shropshire street

PICTURE: CHARLES ROBERTS Charles Roberts is impressed that...

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National Express acquires Lucketts Group

National Express has added to its UK coach operating interests...

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TrawsCymru records 16% growth

Passenger numbers on the interurban TrawsCymru network in Wales...

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A RATTLING GOOD RIDE

JOHN WRIGHT

JOHN WRIGHT meets the owners of north Oxfordshire independent...

JOHN WRIGHT
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New WycombeHeathrow express link

Oxford Bus Company starts a new limited stop coach service between...

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Renown regains Hutchison hues

Wright Renown-bodied Volvo B10BLE Y182 BGB has returned to the...

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£170M funding for England

The UK government has launched four bid-for funds of £170million...

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Ay up, it’s Hulleys

Hulleys of Baslow, the Derbyshire independent set to celebrate...

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Arriva and Warrington step in with rapid replacements

Arriva North West and Warrington’s Own Buses moved quickly...

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Rotala and Translink place Wright orders

Rotala, Bus Vannin and Northern Ireland state-owned Translink...

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It began 68 years ago

Today’s service 900 was originally numbered 309, then 15 from...

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Electric coaches to provide new Dundee-Edinburgh service

New operator Ember expects to launch the UK’s first inter-city...

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BRANDING’S FOUR Rs

With PHIL STOCKLEY

Everyone seems to have an opinion about branding. So, as I read...

With PHIL STOCKLEY
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BEYOND THE M60

MARTIN ARTHUR, HOWARD LUNN

As the city region prepares for the possible franchising of its...

MARTIN ARTHUR, HOWARD LUNN
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Definitive story of smart seaside Sunbeams and BUTs

James Prince

Title: Bournemouth Trolleybuses Authors: David R. H. Bowler...

James Prince
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Berlin abandons its Primove induction electrics

Berlin transport undertaking BVG has abandoned a showcase project...

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Public’s support is essential

D. R. Smith, Stamford Cardiff City Transport general manager 1971-86

In December 1945, West Yorkshire Road Car introduced a revised...

D. R. Smith, Stamford Cardiff City Transport general manager 1971-86
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Oxford commemorates a landmark Leyland

ALAN MILLAR

MODEL OF THE MONTH Vehicle: A1 Service allLeyland Titan...

ALAN MILLAR
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TravelWatch demands action as ridership and speeds fall farther

London TravelWatch has set out a five-point improvement plan...

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Cornwall demands driving skills

Rick Squirrell, Strawberry Hill, Twickenham

John Young’s interesting article about Cornwall (Buses last...

Rick Squirrell, Strawberry Hill, Twickenham
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Green Line 758 loses its coaches

Arriva Southern Counties has had to substitute buses for coaches...

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Bristols salute the X90

Two preserved ECW-bodied Bristols helped mark the Oxford Bus...