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Two Kent operators quit London commuter market

Fresh signs of decline in commuter coach travel between Kent...

Bus Éireann strike ends after three-week stoppage

Unions at Bus Éireann suspended strike action on 13 April following...

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WHERE’S THE VISION?

with ALAN MILLAR

COMMENT Nottingham — already in line to have a clean...

with ALAN MILLAR

No German tolls, but more cash for electrification

One of three conductively-charged Volvo 7900H electric hybrids...

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VINTAGE FENTON FILE

MIKE FENTON

The radiator grille suggests that this observation coach has...

MIKE FENTON

BoltBus completes on-board entertainment roll-out

BoltBus, the premium coach division of First’s Greyhound Lines...

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FLEETNEWS IRELAND

PAUL SAVAGE & IAN MOLLOY

Where to send your reports ››››› Send your reports...

PAUL SAVAGE & IAN MOLLOY
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SEIZING THE DAY

RHODRI CLARK

RHODRI CLARK tells the story of the bus operations of Llew Jones,...

RHODRI CLARK

Megabus starts airport links but ends sleeper services

Newly repainted South Gloucestershire FJ12 FXK, a Caetano Levante-bodied...

MAN previews new generation Tourliner ready for autumn launch

MAN gave a UK audience its first look at the new Turkish-built...

BUS PEOPLE

Engineering director for First Bus Former Arriva London engineering...

Enviro500 chases Berlin order

The first Enviro500 for PostAuto at Alexander Dennis’s Larbert...

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More British than Polish in Kraków

The editor’s sideways view of the bus scene Millar’s...

Singapore and Dubai plan driverless demonstrations

The Land Transport Authority (LTA) in Singapore is to trial a...

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FLEET NEWS ENGLAND & WALES

LAWRIE BOWLES and JOHN YOUNG

JOHN G. LIDSTONE With additional material compiled. In...

LAWRIE BOWLES and JOHN YOUNG
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RURAL PLIGHT

JOHN DISNEY & JOHN CAREY

JOHN DISNEY & JOHN CAREY relate the sad story of the end of an...

JOHN DISNEY & JOHN CAREY

Stagecoach’s £70m order

Breeze-branded Stagecoach South East 15274 (YN16 WVP), one of...

Win tickets to BUSES FESTIVAL and Imberbus

BUSES FESTIVAL We have two competitions this month offering...

Aldenham Titan twin-pack coming from EFE

A twin-pack of two London Transport Leyland Titans in special...

The Big Lemon plugs into solar power

& PICTURES: PETER ROWLANDS

YK55 ENM, the first of the Optare Solos converted to electric...

& PICTURES: PETER ROWLANDS
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PASSENGER POWER

With PHIL STOCKLEY

Make no mistake: this is a revolution. This is a whole new approach...

With PHIL STOCKLEY

Use smartphone info, urges blogging guru

Operators should make full use of feedback from their smartphone-carrying...

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Rural routes need state funding

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

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A DOUBLE-DECK YEAR

PAUL HEELS

Exclusively for Buses, PAUL HEELS has once again picked his way...

PAUL HEELS
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A novel tale of Bristol’s bus history

REVIEWS By Alan Millar Title: Bring on the Blacks Author:...

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DON’T MISS NEXT MONTH’S BUSES

HINCKLEYBUS REVISITING ARRIVA’S MIDLAND OFFSHOOT PICTURE:...

BrightBus to close at end of summer term

MAS Special Engineering is closing its 60-vehicle BrightBus schoolbus...

Arriva takes blocks off two more Sprinter purchases

Arriva Southern Counties 1001 (BT66 UAM), one of three Sprinter...

Ulsterbus marks 50th birthday

Ulsterbus 551 (EFZ 9551), the Wright Solar Rural-bodied Scania...

Italian rail enters coach market

A Mercedes-Benz Tourismo displayed Busitalia Fast branding at...