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PMP Transport Films

‘It’s spring and we have already updated our coverage of...

All-out strike continuing at Bus Éireann

Around 2,600 Bus Éireann staff began an indefinite strike against...

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THE ROAD TO THE ISLES COASTS OF THE CLYDE

BOB HIND

BOB HIND is back on his travels this month, casting a professional...

BOB HIND
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Left hand, meet right hand in part of Kent

The town where I live has a bus service, Arriva route 71 to Maidstone...

New look front for East Coast Buses Eclipse 3s

Wrightbus has incorporated the front-end styling of its double-deck...

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Exeter running day honours Philip Platt

Devon General AEC Regent V DR817, specially overhauled for the...

New livery rollout begins at two fleets

The new bus livery in St Helens on Arriva North West 725 (MX12...

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Delaine Trust acquires the fleet’s last Leyland

The Delaine Heritage Trust has acquired former Delaine Buses...

Brighton & Hove evaluates electrics on city route

Brighton & Hove Bus and Coach has begun its own drive for zero-emission...

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FLEETNEWS IRELAND

Where to send your reports Send your reports on Northern Ireland...

Grande West breaks into US transit market

Grande West, the Canadian assembler of Chinese midibuses, has...

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BYD expands on two fronts

Chinese electric bus giant BYD took another two steps in its...

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Oxford Diecast Bristol MW/ECW coach

MARK LYONS

1:76-SCALE DIECAST MODELS Guide price £18.75 Oxford Diecast...

MARK LYONS

New vehicle influx adds first types to four fleets

Tower Transit MV38209 (LJ17 WRN), an MCV EvoSeti-bodied Volvo...

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TRANSIT TEES UP

More than 40 years on, The MHD Partnership reinvents the American-sounding...

Bus Services Bill on brink of becoming law

The Bus Services Bill — paving the way for changes in the operation...

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AFFORDABLE HYDROGEN?

ALAN MILLAR

Developments over the next three years could turn fuel-cell technology...

ALAN MILLAR
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Slow journeys discourage non-users from taking the bus

I have been reading with interest the comments made by industry...

Is this Britain’s lightest modern bus?

Photographed on test on a public road in rural Hampshire in March...

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Secret launch of another Stranraer service

In June 2016 Buses, Hugh Dougherty reported that the SWestrans-supported...

First tries super rear single wheels in Bristol

First West of England is conducting a 12 month trial of super...

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ERG3 on a Crosville tour

The Crosville Enthusiasts Club took Crosville ERG3 (OFM 3E),...

Northcord revived with Enviro400 MMC and City models

The Hong Kong-based Northcord Model Company is returning to the...

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FLEETNEWS SCOTLAND

Where to send your reports Scottish reports should be sent,...

Rail manufacturers unveil tram-like electric bus

NTL — manufacturer of the Translohr rubber-tyred tram — and...

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SO MUCH FOR FRANCHISING

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A National Express-operated Midland Metro tram turning into Stephenson...

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Nostalgia for a period of ‘graceless’ corporate change

ALAN MILLAR

Title: The National Bus Company — The Middle Years Author:...

ALAN MILLAR

Mayor launches first LEBZ in Putney

Mayor of London Sadiq Khan launched the first low emission bus...

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Attached to Midland’s unattached arch

The tale of the historic arch from the entrance to the old Midland...

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DON’T MISS NEXT MONTH’S BUSES

EXCLUSIVE THE 2016 UK BUS & COACH MARKET IN DETAIL ALSO UK...