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THE BYGONE DAYS OF BUS CONDUCTING

Title: A London Busman’s Career, 1946-1972Author: Laurie Akehurst...

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LONDON UNITED LOSES ROUTE 9 TO METROLINE

London United will lose the contract to operate route 9 (Aldwych...

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KINGSBRIDGE GAINS A HISTORICAL LANDMARK

The south Devon town of Kingsbridge will be familiar to many...

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A NETWORK OF COLLEAGUES

For the first time since the pandemic, the Confederation of Passenger...

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FLEETLINE FROM WIRRAL BATTLE

Memories of the early 1990s battles between the former PTE operators...

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NEW REAL-TIME INFORMATION SIGNS LAUNCHED

Transport for London (TfL) has launched a trial of new information...

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CAVForth start date set

Stagecoach has successfully registered the bus service that its...

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THROUGH THE TROUBLES TO TODAY

As Citybus celebrates 50 years, PAUL SAVAGE looks back over the...

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IRELAND

PAUL SAVAGE & IAN MOLLOY

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

PAUL SAVAGE & IAN MOLLOY
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BUS IMPROVEMENTS

A First Alexander Dennis Enviro200 MMC (YX69 NRZ), attractively...

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AND YOU THOUGHT GOSPORT WAS ON THE COAST?

Remember that item in March ‘Tales’ about the consistently...

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BACK ON TRACK

Lothian Buses is putting the pandemic years in its rear view...

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FENTON FILE

Designed for London but ultimately sold in bigger numbers elsewhere,...

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WARTIME UTILITIES IN THE ATOMIC AGE

Title: Thames Valley Region Buses and CoachesAuthor: Philip Wallis...

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SUBURBAN SUPERLOOP PLANNED AS CENTRAL CUTS START

The mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, has announced plans to create...

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PATCHWORK DOUBLE-DECKERS BACK ON THE SOUTH BANK

Seventy years on, they’ve been remembering the 1951 Festival...

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BUSES FESTIVAL 2023 – SPEAKER CONFIRMED AND FLYPAST SECURED

Buses Festival will once again be held at Sywell Aerodrome in...

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IN FLEET NEWS THIS MONTH

JOHN G. LIDSTONE With additional material compiled LAWRIE BOWLES and JOHN YOUNG

A BODY TYPE AB Articulated single-deck bus AC Articulated coachB...

JOHN G. LIDSTONE With additional material compiled LAWRIE BOWLES and JOHN YOUNG
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RATP TO REVIEW ITS LONDON OPERATIONS

RATP Group’s annual accounts, published on March 3, showed...

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Martin Gibbon to become MD of Stagecoach South Wales

Martin Gibbon is currently operations director of Stagecoach...

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BUSSING IN THE LAKES

Is the superb scenery in the Lake District matched by superb...

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LATEST LOOK AT ARRIVA AND NATIONAL EXPRESS

Titles: 2023 Arriva Bus Handbook 15th Edition National Express...

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Buses Magazine May 2023

The full issue in page-turning format

The Scottish government’s vision for buses

Jenny Gilruth, Scottish Minister for Transport, gives the opening presentation at the Public Transport Scotland 2023 conference's Buses in Scotland day

The recruitment crisis - Alan Millar

Buses Magazine's consultant editor, Alan Millar, examines the industry's recruitment crisis at the Public Transport Scotland 2023 conference's Buses in Scotland day

CAVForth autonomous bus trial - Stagecoach

Steven Russell from Stagecoach discusses the CAVForth AV trial at the Public Transport Scotland 2023 conference's Buses in Scotland day

Innovation and excellence - Bus Reinvented

The presentation of Robert Montgomery from Bus Reinvented at the Public Transport Scotland 2023 conference's Buses in Scotland day

Powering electric vehicles - EO Charging

Keith Watson of EO Charging at the Public Transport Scotland 2023 conference's Buses in Scotland day

Zero emissions, options and implementation - ADL

Jamie Wilson, Alexander Dennis Head of Engineering, at the Public Transport Scotland 2023 conference's Buses in Scotland day

Implementing a zero-emission strategy - First Bus

Jude Balfour from First Bus at the Public Transport Scotland 2023 conference's Buses in Scotland day