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DON’T MISS NEXT MONTH’S BUSES

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

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MALTA — GETTING BETTER

JOHN YOUNG

JOHN YOUNG has returned to the Mediterranean island state, casting...

JOHN YOUNG
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Lost municipals should be mourned

Your erudite editorial last month addressed ownership and regulation...

Pre-book for Gaydon and save £s

BUSES FESTIVAL Advance bookings are starting to flow in for...

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Shepperton woes began over 80 years ago

Further to Stephen Morris’s article in March Buses, I lived...

Tridents lose their tops for Torbay trippers

Hop122 and Gary the Rabbit branding on newly converted Trident...

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Wulfrunian nears completion

Restoration work continues to progress on West Riding 970 (WHL...

Rhyl pilot for integrated travel info and ticketing

Arriva is piloting an integrated bus and rail initiative —...

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In Fleet News this month

BODY TYPE AB Articulated single-deck bus AC Articulated coach...

Stagecoach creates separate MD’s role for Scotland

Bob Montgomery Stagecoach has replaced its UK Bus managing...

New DB chief pushed for Arriva deal

Richard Lutz, appointed to head German state railway Deutsche...

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A snapshot of the swinging Sixties

ALAN MILLAR

Title: BET Group Bus Fleets — The Final Years Author: Jim...

ALAN MILLAR

Narrower pavements to speed buses but more segregated cycle lanes

Regular observers of the central London bus scene will be aware...

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Flixbus fined for carrying Swiss domestic passengers

A Belgian-registered Van Hool Astromega of Flixbus at London’s...

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EFE London Routemaster RM177 Maidstone & District Harrington Grenadier

ALAN MILLAR

Guide price £34.50 (Routemaster), £34.95 (Harrington) Bachmann...

ALAN MILLAR
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VCS 85

A rolling display of preserved and modern vehicles helped mark...

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FENTON FILE

MIKE FENTON

Cymric Conversions was one of the lesser-known coachbuilders...

MIKE FENTON

RATP to close Epsom Coaches’ coach operations

RATP Dev is closing Epsom Coaches’ traditional coaching business...

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Roadworks to blame for much congestion

You report last month that Transport for Greater Manchester ‘contrasts...

Stagecoach orders Wright open-tops for Lakes

Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire has ordered the group’s...

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This was indeed the April Fool

It is that time of the year again when we are challenged to find...

Arriva trials ride share in Kent

Six of the 12 leather seats are arranged around tables. ARRIVA...

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GWR seeks 20 prime vehicles for September display

First’s Great Western Railway company is seeking around 20...

Ex-minister heads Big Lemon

Norman Baker, the former Liberal Democrat MP who was bus minister...

Brisbane plans electrified BRT expansion

The Australian city of Brisbane plans to expand its Metro-branded...

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FLEETNEWS SCOTLAND

1957 Alexander C41F-bodied Guy Arab LUFs GA11-20 (JWG...

Oxford axes loss-making BHX

UK17 PUL, a new Plaxton Panther-bodied Volvo from Pulham’s...

Transdev orders Versas for Burnley

The new Optare Versas will replace Wright Eclipse 2-bodied Volvo...

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NO EASY ANSWERS

ALAN MILLAR

COMMENTwith ALAN MILLAR First Glasgow serves...

ALAN MILLAR

Stagecoach quits Twin America

A Gray Line Dennis Trident operating a City Sightseeing New York...