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Latest news written with authority

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THE PANDEMIC EFFECT

2020 MARKET ANALYSISExclusively for Buses, PAUL HEELS has again...

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Volvo 9700 integral officially launched for the UK

Volvo has officially launched its Volvo 9700 fully integral coach...

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First Transit and First Student sold

A First Student IC Bus school bus seen in Philadelphia.DWR PICTURE...

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DEMAND RESPONSIVE INFO

PUBLICITY MATTERS With Flecsi minibus services replacing conventional...

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FLEETNEWS IRELAND

PAUL SAVAGE & IAN MOLLOY

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

PAUL SAVAGE & IAN MOLLOY
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Hanover takes first updated battery eCitaro artic

■ PICTURE: DAIMLERThe Mercedes-Benz eCitaro G electric articulated...

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PMP Transport Film

‘Our nationwide film coverage has fully resumed and our plans...

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A doomed bodybuilding venture Down Under

Title: Ansair Kingston 1987-1995 Author/Publisher: Grant Wise...

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Sightseeing tours return

Following the easing of lockdown restrictions in England, Golden...

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Wheelchair accessibility law ‘favours the selfish’

In his comments on pressures from the disability lobby to strengthen...

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iBus2 procurement launched

Transport for London has begun the procurement process for a...

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Another remembered colour of Warrington

I refer to the article by Nick Thomson on the many colours of...

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Buses Magazine June 2021

The full issue in page-turning PDF format

Megasightseeing ends as Stagecoach launches joint venture with Grupo Julià

MARK LYONS

Stagecoach has announced a joint venture with City Sightseeing, which starts on May 20

MARK LYONS

Founders start reducing their Stagecoach shareholdings

ALAN MILLAR

Sir Brian Souter and Dame Ann Gloag plan to reduce their combined shareholding from 27.1% to 5% over ten years

ALAN MILLAR

Newport Transport to double electric fleet with new Yutong order

When the new batch arrives, a third of the operator's fleet will be zero emission

Transdev Blazefield acquires Yorkshire Tiger bus operations

Deal includes two depots, 61 buses and the transfer of 163 staff

Historic scene recreated at Route 65 road run

MARK LYONS

In lieu of the traditional spring gathering, the London Bus museum recreated the April 1939 photoshoot involving RT1 on Ham Common

MARK LYONS

James Armstrong appointed Scania (Great Britain) managing director

James Armstrong will take up the role from July 1, 2021

TfL confirms heritage Routemasters won’t return

MARK LYONS

Transport for London's Routemaster operated route 15H (Tower Hill – Trafalgar Square) will not run again

MARK LYONS
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Buses Magazine May 2021

The full issue in page-turning PDF format

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Trackless on Manx Proms

Alan Millar’s sideways view of the bus scene Please...

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A Swindon & District Olympian wins its stripes

PICTURE: DAVE ROGERSThomas Daubney has completed his set of Swindon...

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BATH CLEARS THE AIR

MARTIN CURTIS describes the scope of the clean air zone introduced...

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In Fleet News this month

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

• East Yorkshire acquires Volvo B5TL from Dublin fleet • First...

JOHN G. LIDSTONE With additional material compiled by LAWRIE BOWLES and JOHN YOUNG
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DRT takes over from buses in MK

Z&S Transport MX62 GYC, an Alexander Dennis Enviro200, at Milton...

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Time to vacate the driver’s cab and starting hanging up my anorak

After 21 years and six months as editor — 258 issues of what...

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Six operators are awarded £40.5m EV funding

First Glasgow, three Stagecoach subsidiaries, McGill’s Bus...

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Electrification delays in Wales

Stagecoach introduced six electric Optare Solos to Inverness...

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FENTON FILE

Last month, MIKE FENTON described a pair of left-hand-drive Leylands...