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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...

A club that outlives a corporation’s transport

John Young found another link with the industry’s past on a...

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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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MALTA — GETTING BETTER

JOHN YOUNG

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

JOHN YOUNG
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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...

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A snapshot of the swinging Sixties

ALAN MILLAR

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

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