Liveries must be practical as well as wowing

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The vital branding of Transdev Blackburn Bus Company’s Hotline service between Preston and Burnley is confined to the upper panels of 2760 (PJ05 ZWG), a Wright Eclipse Gemini-bodied Volvo B7TL. Contravision graphics are restricted to the back window downstairs. ROY CROPPER

I have enjoyed each of the monthly Identity Parade features, showing the creativity of MHD Partnership in bringing up-to-date the brands of some of the iconic bus company names that have been lost with the relentless creep of the corporate identities of the big groups in acquiring large chunks of the industry.

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