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Nick Larkin reports on a traditional New Year event in Hampshire.

A 90th birthday tribute to the oldest surviving King Alfred Motor Services bus, plus two rare AEC Renowns running in service in contrasting liveries were among the attractions at a New Year Running Day in Winchester. Organised by the Friends of King Alfred Buses (FoKAB) on 3 January, the event exceeded all expectations.

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