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Passenger numbers drifting upwards

Latest figures from the Department for Transport for bus use...

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Metroline axes cross-border 84

Metroline has deregistered route 84 (New Barnet Station – St...

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A salute to two modern London giants

Title: The London Dennis TridentAuthor: Matthew WharmbyPublisher:...

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Oxford park-&-ride risk

Among the routes under threat of withdrawal is the 13, linking...

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A unique Scottish structure?

Is there only one bus shelter in the Scottish Highlands? I’m...

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Phil Medlicott retires after 39 years in the industry

Phil Medlicott, managing director of Stagecoach Yorkshire, retired...

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POST-FIRST MANCHESTER

MALCOLM COWTAN visits Manchester to test out Go North West and...

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Bus ticketing to be added to travel booking sites

Palisis, provider of ticketing and reservation technology, and...

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VINTAGE FENTON FILE

British operators benefited when U-boat attacks made it impossible...

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Sydney orders Australian-built e-buses as authority gives up bus operations

Government agency Transport for New South Wales (TfNSW) has placed...

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Staff are a resource

The sentence in your Comment column in Buses October 2021 about...

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Third cross-Severn vehicle added to T7

RHODRI CLARK

The Welsh Government is funding a third vehicle for the T7 cross-Severn bus service, to address reliability problems caused by severe traffic congestion in Bristol.

RHODRI CLARK
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A PLEASURE TO DRIVE

After driving Wright Eclipse Geminis for 14 years, CHRIS NEWTON...

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Potteries pictured in glorious colour

Title: Potteries Motor Traction Author: Cliff Beeton Publisher:...

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RETRACING THAMES VALLEY

MALCOLM COWTAN returns to a route from his youth, retracing the...

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Cycle path maps

Visited the Transport for Greater Manchester Travel Shop in Manchester...

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Roe boxes

I was interested to read in the letter from John Whittingham...

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A sense of déjà vu as TfL’s funding package runs out

The last few months have been dominated by public spats between...

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LCT timetables

In his article about the LCT timetables of the sixties and seventies...

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Trial of 24-hour bus lanes to become permanent

Transport for London has confirmed that, subject to a statutory...

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TEST DRIVE FOR CMB CLASSICS

Two preserved vehicles new to China Motor Bus went out for a...

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Great Wakering folk embrace the Big Apple

The village of Great Wakering, in rural south-east Essex between...

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A classic piece of London Transport design

Title: Mr Gibson’s Ticket Machine Author: Anthony Cross Publisher:...

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WHAT THE FUTURE HOLDS

JAMES DAY reports on the Confederation of Passenger Transport...

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Southampton Routemaster

Recent correspondence has mentioned the use of buses in tv soaps...

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Leeds & District Transport News

I would like to say how much I enjoyed your February issue, and...

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HOLD YOUR GROUND

With PHIL STOCKLEY

This year has started with the bus industry in a bleak and difficult...

With PHIL STOCKLEY
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Bad example

In You Write (Buses February) Paul Roberts is right to say that...

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Buses replace tubes on Northern Line

Temporary route 733 (Moorgate – Oval) began running on January...

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PANTHER PAINTED FOR FOKAB RUNNING DAY

The Friends of King Alfred Buses (FoKAB) completed the restoration...