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2014 Buses Festival Video

We take a look back at all of the action from the 2014 Buses Festival.

Bonus Content - Buses Festival 2019 Highlights

As some bonus content, we take a look back at all of the action from the 2019 Buses Festival.

1944 Daimler CWA6 Video Tour

Daimler CWA6 double-decker bus dating from 1944.

2017 Buses Festival Video

We take a look back at all of the action from the 2017 Buses Festival.

1955 Commer TS3 Video Tour

WKJ 787, a Beadle-Commer integral coach was originally a Beadle demonstrator back in 1955.

Devon General AEC Reliance Video Tour

9RDV was one of four AEC Reliance 590s to enter service in June 1964 with the Devon General Omnibus and Touring Company. They were the first 36ft vehicles in the fleet and until 1968 were crew-operated.

2015 Buses Festival Video

We take a look back at all of the action from the 2015 Buses Festival.

Bonus Content - A Journey on the AEC Regent OV 4486

We take you for a gentle journey on the AEC Regent OV 4486 from the Transport Museum, Wythall.

1968 Damiler Fleetline CRG6 Video Tour

Daimler was already popular in many Midlands fleets and the Fleetline soon became a familiar sight.

2018 Buses Festival Video

We take a look back at all of the action from the 2018 Buses Festival.

Daimler CRC6 Video Tour

In 1968 Daimler was looking for a UK operator to try out the massive CRC6-36 chassis, prior to shipping 16 to South Africa. Walsall Corporation Transport's General Manager, Ronald Edgley Cox, was eager to innovate and ensured a Walsall bus was always exhibited at the Commercial Motor Show.

1950 Guy Arab IV Video Tour

The chassis of this bus was one of the first batch of 100 'Arab' Mk IVs built at Guy Motor's Fallings Park factory in Wolverhampton and the body was constructed and fitted at MCCW's Marstone Green factory, Bickenhill Lane, Birmingham. 

2016 Buses Festival Video

We take a look back at all of the action from the 2016 Buses Festival.

Bonus Content - A Journey on the Midland Red SON GHA337

We take you for a gentle journey on the Midland Red SON GHA 337 from the Transport Museum, Wythall.

Devon General AEC Regent Video Tour

EOD 524D is an AEC Regent V entered service in 1966 and was one of five Regents built for Devon General near the end of production of the AV590 engine.

Ten summer open days at London Transport Museum’s Depot

The London Transport Museum Depot in Acton Town, west London, which is rarely open to the public, will open its doors for a special 10-day summer family fun season for the first time between Wednesday 19 and Sunday 23 August and between Wednesday 26 and Sunday 30 August from 11:00 to 18:00 each day.

Midlands Road Run expects at least 27 vehicles

With conventional bus rallies and running days off the agenda for 2020, a Midlands Bus & Coach Road Run is being planned for Sunday 23 August, with opportunities to photograph the vehicles along the 80mile route.

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Fleet News Scotland: August 2020

Fleet News Scotland August 2020...

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INSIDE TRACK: LIFE BEYOND COVID

ROGER FRENCH

It has been truly heartening to observe the outstanding way the commercial bus industry has adapted to the unprecedented challenges thrown up by the Covid-19 pandemic...

ROGER FRENCH
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CAPE TOWN SOLOS

Familiar British-designed midibuses work along with full-size vehicles to deliver a bus rapid transit service...

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FLEET NEWS ENGLAND & WALES: August 2020

Fleet News England & Wales August 2020...

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VECTIS VACATIONS

Laurence Knight

LAURENCE KNIGHT comes over all nostalgic about family holidays...

Laurence Knight
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PUBLICITY MATTERS: COMMUNICATING CHANGE

DAVID JENKINS

DAVID JENKINS has been studying the UK government’s best practice guide...

DAVID JENKINS