22 August 2011


Crest: Plymouth City Transport Citybus Citybus

Elsewhere on the net

  • Smartcards may have their downside and they may not be quite as robust as we all like to think. But tokens were never much of an answer, if we’re honest. Omnibuses
  • As Plymouth Citybus continues to add more of their double deck B7s, we see further single deck B7s disappear from FDC's Plymouth fleet PTOTPA
  • Delving into Dagenham Dock [outtakes]? Bits missed out from the recent mini-series. Public Transport Experience
  • Yesterday, I visited Guildford for the first time. Southern England Bus Scene
  • The August 2011 copy of the Chartered Institute of Transport’s* journal lists the finalists in its annual awards for excellence Omnibuses
  • Before I re-start regular reports I thought I'd use the views from my trips to Southend and Hull. Having gone all that way to get the photos it would be a shame not to share them. Transport Illustrated
  • On the way to Sandtoft for the Bradford Trolleybus Centenary I made a quick visit to the former, unloved county of Humberside Transport Illustrated
  • Southern Vectis will take over routes from the former Wightbus network from 5th September, which will see SV take on a lot of routes they previously have operated in some form. Southern England Bus Scene
  • The 1950 edition of Bradshaw's guide showed nine trains a day between Cambridge and St Ives. We may look longingly into the rosy-hued past, but a "proper" railway would never have been able to offer a 10 minute frequency Public Transport Experience


  1. I was wondering what happened to all the old buses Citybus bought from Winkleigh transport museum in 1998/1999

  2. Not forgetting the original City Bus logo used on the Council and WN buses...


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