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Bus driver shortages worsen

DAVID JENKINS

Some smaller operators without their own supplies who use commercial filling stations ran into problems

DAVID JENKINS
Jonathan Jones-Pratt: 'Right time to sell.' News Premium

£10m deal gives First control of SPS

First has agreed to pay £8.4m cash for JJPH’s share of the company on completion of the deal, plus up to a further £1.6m if certain conditions are met

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TfL passenger data confirms impact of Covid lockdowns

MARK LYONS

Transport for London has published its annual bus usage report for the period to March 31, 2021

MARK LYONS
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Mayor announces that all new London buses will be zero-emission

MARK LYONS

The date by which London will have a 100% zero-emission bus fleet will be brought forward three years from 2037 to 2034

MARK LYONS
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First launches King Coaches brand in Aberdeen

An investment of over £1.2m into the operator’s new coaching brand will result in a fleet of 16 coaches

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Buses Magazine October 2021

The full issue in page-turning PDF format

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Torbay spends Stagecoach £1m as tide turns on operator

Small unitary Torbay Council withheld nearly £1m from Stagecoach...

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MUD LARKS ADD TO THE FUN AT TINKERS PARK

Rain and mud did nothing to stop visitors from enjoying the seventh...

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Flixbus heads for Brazil

Flixbus is limbering up to enter the Brazilian long-haul coach...

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CENTENARY GATHERING FOR VILLAGE DEPOT

Fourteen preserved Alexander and Midland Scottish vehicles were...

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Aldwych becomes two-way as Buses return to Terminus Place

As part of Westminster City Council’s Strand Aldwych project,...

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Jorvik Tour Bus launches in Hull

The City of Hull, or Kingston upon Hull to give it it’s formal...

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Trespass tempts Staines schoolkids aboard unique Daimler

Stephen Morris, erstwhile editor of this fine publication, knows...

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FLEETNEWS IRELAND

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

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NUMBERS & RANDOM LETTERS

It is 20 years since the British vehicle registration system...

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Why London’s RLH might have been the GLH

Title: Lowbridge LondonAuthors: Julian Bowden, Michael DryhurstPublisher:...

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North Wales operators launch 1bws multi-operator ticket

A multi-operator ticket has been launched in north Wales.The...

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MANCHESTER MUSEUM CELEBRATIONS

: Some of the museum’s exhibits. R-L: Salford Corporation 224,...

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Citybus challenges for custom in Cornwall

Go Cornwall Bus ex-First South West Alexander Dennis Enviro200...

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Wrightbus to hire 300 new staff

Wrightbus has announced it will create up to 300 new permanent...

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Paris ramps up electric bus orders

Paris transit operator RATP (Régie Autonome des Transports Parisiens)...

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ZOO TIME FOR A MAIDSTONE TITAN

Memories of Maidstone Corporation were evoked at the Kent & East...

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Improved passenger experience for route 63 and further priority schemes

Transport for London (TfL) has launched its Future Bus project,...

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Mixed messages as ser vices both cut and enhanced

Although the latest government figures show English passenger...

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Newbury Park bus station ‘relisted’

Hallmark 20176 Wright StreetLite DF (BD20 ODT) outside Newbury...

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FLEET IN FOCUS

ST IVES BUS COMPANY Based: Head Office and depot –...

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Old Metroriders fade in two

The saying that old soldiers never die but simply fade away might...

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Another ride through the capital’s trolley years

Title: London Trolleybus CollectionAuthor: Mick WebberPublisher:...