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Latest news written with authority

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These are letters pages and the views expressed therein are purely...

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Speculation grows for £2 maximum fare

Rumours continue to circulate that the Department for Transport...

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Daimler aims to move bus production to Czech Republic

Bus production at Daimler’s Mannheim plant. DAIMLER Daimler-owned...

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NEW ABELLIO DEPOT FORMALLY OPENED

Dawley Road has opened with six 300kW charging stations installed....

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A stop too far in central Newcastle

On a recent visit to Newcastle upon Tyne, Dave Godsmark was puzzled...

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SAMPLING MIDLAND CLASSIC

JOHNYOUNG experiences the operator’s varied fleet as he spends...

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Retirement ends 50 years of Henry Crawford Coaches

SCOTTISH COLUMN OO05 HCC, a Bova Futura, at Kyle of...

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More erosion of Jurassic Coast buses

Stagecoach South West Scania N230UD/Alexander Dennis Enviro400...

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Austrian aid keeps Ukraine trolleybuses running

A former Salzburg Gräf & Stift/Kiepe operating in Ivano-Frankivsk...

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NEW ROUTEMASTER TOUR PLANNED

Abellio London is taking delivery of 11 of Switch Metrocitys...

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Rotala loses last appeal against GM franchising

A Diamond North West Wrightbus StreetDeck in special livery for...

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THE RISE OF WRIGHTS

PAST & PRESENT The foundations of today’s Wrightbus were laid...

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A Stagecoach jubilee Enviro400 to celebrate 2022

DIECAST MODELS The latest releases of Northcord’s...

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Arriva strike suspended in Yorks, starts in the North West

The four week strike affecting Arriva's Yorkshire business, which...

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Mixed views emerge on Welsh franchising plans

The Welsh Government’s proposals for bus franchising across...

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MANAGED DECLINE 1980S STYLE

London Transport Leyland Titan T213 near Creekmouth power station....

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BEARS, BLUE BIRDS AND BUS-BORNE BIN BAGS

Millar’s TALESAlan Millar’s sideways view of the bus scene...

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RECYCLING BUSES AND COACHES

STEVE BANNER visits Trevor Wigley & Son to learn about its vehicle...

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PRESERVATION UPDATE

IMBERBUS READY FOR RAIL STRIKE The organisers of this year’s...

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Reductions continue as no end to driver shortages

Many operators have reduced frequencies again, citing an increase...

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Flixbus revamps North American business

Budget long-haul coach operator Flixbus has restructured its...

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TfL FUNDING DEAL ON THE TABLE

Transport for London's (TfL) emergency funding deal, which was...

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YELLOW BUSES COLLAPSES INTO ADMINISTRATION

Bournemouth Transport Ltd, which trades as Yellow Buses, entered...

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POST PANDEMIC COMPETING COACHES

As FlixBus enters the competitive express coach market between...

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ANNUAL FAVOURITE REACHES ITS 60TH EDITION

Can there really be 59 editions of Buses Annual and Buses Yearbook...

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Buses Magazine September 2022

The full issue in page-turning PDF format

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Reprieves for at-risk routes

A Scania N230UD/ADL Enviro400 with high-backed seats on the X36...

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More good news for airport passengers

Several airports are benefiting from improved services this summer....

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New European electrics at Paris show

GLOBAL NEWS Switch Mobility and Belgian bus manufacturer...

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TFL GETS ANOTHER SHORT-TERM FUNDING EXTENSION

The latest extraordinary funding and financing agreement for...