Friday, October 22, 2021

First Potteries celebrates deregulation’s 30 years

Two heritage repaints as North Staffordshire operation marks three decades since bus deregulation First Potteries began the celebrations of 30 years since deregulation with an...

NCT Celebrates South Notts 90th Birthday

South Notts’ 90th birthday and the company’s long association with Gotham will be celebrated by present owner, Nottingham City Transport, on Sunday (18 September)...

Midland Classic to celebrate Stevenson’s 90th

To celebrate what would have been the 90th anniversary of Stevenson’s of Uttoxeter, Burton-upon-Trent operator Midland Classic is running additional journeys on service 401,...

Stagecoach charity buses a hit

Three Stagecoach buses, all carrying branding for charities, provided a shuttle service between central Peterborough and the Peterborough Bus Rally at Sacrewell, where 60...

Showbus coming to Donnington Park this year

Showbus, the world’s biggest coach amd bus display show, will be held at Donington Park for the first time on Sunday 25 September. The event,...

NCT stages heritage day

Nottingham City Transport (NCT) is staging a Heritage Day on Monday 4 July from 1000-1600hrs in Nottingham’s Old Market Square. The day is to...

A model restoration

A vintage coach bought for £1 and restored to full use after being left in a field for 20 years has become the subject...

Stantons of Stoke: Keeping it in the family

Visitors to the UK Coach Rally in 2016 may have noticed a black minicoach that, despite not taking part in proceedings, looked like it...

In the days before ‘swooshes’

The Whisperer is always game for a little nostalgia and he’s rather taken with this new illustrated commentary of Scotland’s buses in the 1960s,...

Webbs of Armscote buys back its first new coach

Family-owned haulage and coach-hire company, Webbs of Armscote, Warwickshire, has bought back the first new coach it ever owned, with financial support from Lloyds...

Winners named at 10th IRTE Skills Challenge awards ceremony

Thursday 21 October saw the 10th anniversary IRTE Skills Challenge awards ceremony and the announcement of the winners of this year’s anniversary event. It was...