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Gas still ahead in emissions testing By David Cole -

Gas still ahead in emissions testing

  The growing use of natural gas (methane) from a variety of sources in HGVs over the past 25 years has been of significant...

Riding the 133 By David Cole -

Riding the 133

There is a long history of electric public transport in Cologne, the first electric trams ran in 1901 and they still serve much...

Will the lights stay on? By David Cole -

Will the lights stay on?

Reading ‘Die Welt’ over breakfast on my way back from Nuremberg, I was alarmed by an article which implied that Germany was...

Optare Metrocity By David Cole -

Optare Metrocity

Following the long term evaluation of the Optare Metrodecker with First Bus in Rotherham (B&CB 1384, 24 June 2016) which both...

World first for Reading Buses By David Cole -

World first for Reading Buses

On Saturday, Reading Buses formally launched the Scania Euro6 gas bus with an event in the town’s Broad Street described by CEO...

Buses on Boxing Day By David Cole -

Buses on Boxing Day

The Boxing Day operation of free bus routes in west Cumbria by the Workington Transport Heritage Trust (WTHT) is a well...

Guided again By David Cole -

Guided again

2017 marks 30 years since services were withdrawn from the UK’s first guided busway in the northern suburbs of Birmingham. The...

Purple park and ride By David Cole -

Purple park and ride

Stakeholders from organisations across Oxford and beyond joined the Oxford Bus Company team for a reception in Oxford...


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