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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...

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Council drops plans to buy First Glasgow operations

Glasgow City Council is no longer exploring the idea of taking...

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Kuwait’s double-deckers are not as depicted

Had I not known any better, I could have become highly excited...

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Rotherham Daimler settled at Beamish

As reported in September Fleet News, Rotherham Corporation 220...

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Go-Ahead expands with big Cornwall contract win

Plymouth Citybus has won an eight-year contract starting 29 March,...

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TAPPING A RICH SEAM

DAVID JENKINS

Tap-&-cap is set to become the new norm for fare collection and...

DAVID JENKINS
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FLEET NEWS SCOTLAND

AAA Coaches, Kirknewton C57Ft-seated Irizar i6S integral AD69...

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Wrights’ Barnett joins Translink

Former Wrightbus business development director David Barnett...