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Why BET might have been better off with Bristols

ALAN MILLAR

Title: Red, cream and a touch of Gray Authors: Colin Scott ...

ALAN MILLAR
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NatEx-owned ALSA orders 700 buses for Casablanca network

National Express-owned ALSA has ordered 700 Mercedes-Benz and...

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Halton folds after 111 years

Six-figure loss leaves just eight arms length municipals ...

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Multi-door boarding ending on all New Routemasters

Following a trial on route 8 (Bow-Tottenham Court Road), the...

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Better to wait and make time than arrive ahead of schedule

Rob Bucher, banff

I do not live or work in London and fully accept that Aberdeenshire...

Rob Bucher, banff
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First MAN Lion’s City Es arrive in Hamburg

Two operators in the north German city of Hamburg have become...

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Shire counties need more cash to support services

Malcolm Chase, Fleet

It was very interesting to read Mark Lyons’s article last month...

Malcolm Chase, Fleet
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Arriva in part of the Netherlands

ALAN MILLAR

Title: Busvervoer in de Drechtsteden Author: Rinse Kooiman ...

ALAN MILLAR
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Setra retires after 42 years’ public service

One of Europe’s oldest working buses has been withdrawn from...

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Tri-ang’s Glaswegian ‘big tin bus’

Gordon Bain, Greenock

I read, with a smile on my face, your item about the Tri-ang...

Gordon Bain, Greenock
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RTs on Putney Bridge on Christmas Day

Park Royal-bodied RT2043 (LUC 291) was one of three of these...

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D9 delight in Leicester

Midland enjoyed Red a late enthusiasts Christmas treat when the...

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When Gary met The Grinch

Millar’ s TALES

Exeter’s very own incarnation of The Grinch seemed to be out...

Millar’ s TALES
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Group seeks Midlands students in competition with NatEx

A year after it reduced frequencies in and out of Coventry, Stagecoach...

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PRODUCT OR UTILITY?

DAVID JENKINS

Is it better to have a uniform identity for all the buses in...

DAVID JENKINS
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Sunday Jurassic Coaster crowdfunding fails

A crowdfunding campaign failed to save First Hampshire & Dorset’s...

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CONFUSED IN CONWY

RHODRI CLARK

RHODRI CLARK found passengers struggling to locate regular routes...

RHODRI CLARK
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London’s bespoke country midibus

ALAN MILLAR

Title: GS The London Guy Special Authors: Peter Aves & Alan...

ALAN MILLAR
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TAPPING INTO THE FUTURE

with ROGER FRENCH

It is good to see so many bus companies now accepting contactless...

with ROGER FRENCH
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VINTAGE FENTON FILE

MIKE FENTON

The Surrey arm of Dodge tried challenging Bedford and Ford’s...

MIKE FENTON
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Exploring a Midlands trolley network

ALAN MILLAR

Title: Around Derby by Trolleybus Authors: Colin Barker Publisher:...

ALAN MILLAR
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Flixbus expands into Russia and pushes car-share in France

Flixbus has expanded into Russia for the first time with a regular...

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Levantes began on Gold Riband

Terry Shaw, Barnsley

In December Buses, Fleet News tells us that Scania K340EB6/Caetano...

Terry Shaw, Barnsley
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Fake sound fixed for electric fleet

Go-Ahead London General’s 9.6m BYD/Alexander Dennis Enviro200EVs...

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Centrebus expands to acquire Staffs-based D&G Bus

Centrebus has acquired Staffordshire-based D&G Bus following...

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Metroline VP-class Presidents bow out

Metroline withdrew the last President-bodied Volvo B7TLs from...

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In Fleet News this month

• New 20-registered Tourismos for Alpine and Llew Jones •...

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Inflation-proof Routemaster

Having just survived another general election campaign, I’m...

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FLEET IN FOCUS BIBBY’S OF INGLETON

ANDREW JAROSZ

Based: Head office and depot – Ingleton Industrial Estate,...

ANDREW JAROSZ
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READING’S CENTENARY

A prewar AEC Regent, a birthday cake, souvenir tickets and a...