Buses

Electrifying!

Jonathan Welch reports on a German company which is re-powering mid-life diesel buses with electric drivelines Electric buses have moved from being a novelty to being almost the norm over the last decade. The technology […]

Buses

50 years since last trolleys

Nick Larkin reports on events to mark the closure of Britain’s penultimate trolleybus system An official commemoration marking 50 years since the end of Britain’s second-last trolleybus system has sadly not been able to take […]

Buses

LTM depot reopens

London Transport Museum is re-opening the doors of its Acton Depot to the public on Saturday 29 and Sunday 30 May, and from Wednesday 2 to Sunday 6 June. Visitors can see historic buses, climb […]

Coaches

Yutong: Going strong

Continuing our look at PSVAR-ready coaches on the market, Jonathan Welch points the microscope at the Yutong GT12 The range of coaches and buses available from Castleford-based Pelican Bus & Coach is no stranger to […]

Buses

Sweet taste of success

Like every coach and bus operator, the pandemic has brought Sharpes of Nottingham its fair share of challenges. But thanks to an appetite for diversification and a helping hand from a certain chocolate manufacturer, the […]

Buses

55 buses on the 65!

Nick Larkin reports on a successful event held by the London Bus Museum, with more to follow The London Bus Museum is celebrating a highly successful running day which saw classic buses running on several […]