New Turas and Plaxton coaches delivered to Chalkwell More ex-London vehicles are delivered to First’s fleets First West of England takes over HCT’s 21 Scania N280s Nottingham City Transport places order for 12 Yutongs Trent Barton transfers Solos and Scanias to TM Travel
BODY TYPE AB Articulated single-deck bus AC Articulated coach B Rigid single-deck bus C Coach DP Dual purpose, usually coach seats in a bus shell H Double-decker L Lowbridge double-decker with side sunken gangway upstairs. All other double-deckers are H (highbridge) regardless of overall height. M Minibus O Permanent open-top CO Convertible open-top PO Partial open-top
SEATING CAPACITY For double-deckers, this is shown with the upper deck capacity first (e.g. 43/30, indicating 43 ‘over’ 30. Where the split is not known, a total figure (e.g. 73) is shown in the same style as for single-deckers. The total seating capacity shown includes all fixed and tip-up seats. The vehicles themselves may show other permutations of seats, standing spaces and wheelchair capacity.
DOOR POSITION F Front (can be directly behind front axle on vehicles with no front overhang) R Rear RD Rear with platform doors C Centre D Dual (two) doors T Triple doors