Coaches

OB ambition

The chairman of one of the South East’s most respected operators has fulfilled a lifetime’s ambition to own a Bedford OB, reports Nick Larkin Clive Eglinton of Sittingbourne, Kent-based Chalkwell has many happy memories of […]

Buses

Operator sells ‘classics’

An operator who admits he ‘got carried away’ collecting classic vehicles has decided to sell some of them. Terry Barker of Barker’s Motors, based at Llan-Y-Pwll, near Wrexham, Clwyd explained: “We are running three vehicles […]

Buses

Museum welcomes all

The London Bus Museum is extending a big welcome to operators and their vehicles at three events this year – including a celebration of the 90th anniversary of Green Line.

Buses

D9 anniversary

Forty years after the last examples of a legendary Midland Red double-decker built by the operator ran in Leicester, the type was back on the city’s streets, reports Nick Larkin A BMMO D9 Running Day […]

Buses

Teapot Tour

Some 200 people booked for Ensign’s annual ‘Teapot Tour’ from Essex to London for a visit to Winter Wonderland and the festive lights.