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Service Updates

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News

The Go-Ahead Group acquires Procters Coaches, Compass Royston, Esk Valley and Fourway Coaches
Posted: 23/05/24.
Source: The Go-Ahead Group

Lothian purchase Eve Coaches, Dunbar
Posted: 17/02/24.
Source: Lothian

The Go-Ahead Group to acquire
Eastbourne Sightseeing
Posted: 10/02/24.
Source: Go-Ahead Group

FirstGroup plc acquires York Pullman
Bus Company
Posted: 26/01/24.
Source:
FirstGroup

Deutsche Bahn signs agreement to sell
Arriva Group to I Squared
Posted 19/10/23.
Source: Arriva

National Express Transport Solutions
to close Gillingham and Lower Sydenham
depots
Posted 13/10/23.
Source: Route One Magazine


Touromo from National Express to come
to an end from October 2023
Posted 06/08/23.
Source: Touromo.com

Heyfordian Travel ceases trading
Posted 06/08/23.
Source: Route One Magazine

Stagecoach to purchase Peoplesbus,
Merseyside
Posted 24/06/23.
Source: Route One Magazine

National Express Group PLC to change its
name to Mobico Group PLC
Posted 10/06/23.
Source: National Express Group PLC

Go-Ahead expands into the Cotswolds by
buying Pulham & Sons
Posted 10/06/23.
Source: Oxford Bus Company

FirstGroup plc reaches agreement to acquire
Essex-based Ensign Bus Company
Posted 19/02/23. Source: FirstGroup plc

Go-Ahead subsidiary Brighton and Hove
acquire Southdown Buses (West Sussex)
Posted 04/02/23. Source: Route One

City Red leaving Southampton after Saturday
18th February 2023
Posted 01/12/22. Source: FirstBus

Go-Ahead expands in South West
acquiring Dartline
Posted 14/11/22. Source: Go-Ahead Group

Southampton Mini Link Company closes
after Sunday 9th October 2022.
Posted 04/10/22. Source: Daily Echo

Kelsian Group/Tower Transit have acquired
Jersey's LibertyBus and CT Plus operating
in Guernsey.
Posted 18/09/22. Source: Kelsian Group

CT Plus (Yorkshire) Community Interest
Company entered administration on
Monday 8th August 2022.
Posted 23/08/22. Source: HCT Group

Powell's Bus ceased services on Friday 5th
August 2022
Posted 23/08/22. Source: HCT Group

I Squared to no longer pursue a takeover deal
for FirstGroup
Posted 23/08/22. Source: CBW

First Bus confirms changes to its regional
organisation structure
Posted 20/08/22. Source: Route One

Xela Group to continue Yellow Coaches brand
Posted 06/08/22. Source: Bus & Coach buyer

Midland Classic acquired by Rotala
Posted 03/08/22. Source: Route One

Bournemouth Transport (Yellow Buses)
enters Administration
Posted 31/07/22. Source: Yellow Buses

Go-Ahead accepts 650m takeover offer
from Kinetic and Globalvia
Posted 26/06/22. Source: The Guardian

DWS bid for Stagecoach set to progress as
acceptance gained
Posted 24/05/22. Source: Route One

6 buses go up in flames at Metroline Potters Bar
bus depot
Posted: 24/05/22. Source: HertsLive

Johnsons 'Excelbus' to be taken on by Diamond
Bus from Sunday 29th May 2022
Posted: 09/05/22. Source: Diamond Bus

Massive blaze at Kev's Coaches in
Bromsgrove
Posted 13/03/22. Source: Bromsgrove Standard

Stagecoach withdraws support for National
Express merger
Posted 13/03/22. Source: Route One

Diamond Bus (a subsidiary of Rotala PLC)
has agreed to acquire the bus business and
certain specific assets from Claribel Coaches
Posted 06/02/22. Source: Rotala PLC

Stagecoach agree to sell Megabus UK,
Scottish Citylink and Falcon South West to
Comfort Delgro
Posted 19/12/21. Source: Sharecast

National Express and Stagecoach agree merger
Posted 19/12/21. Source: Passenger Transport

Possible combination of National Express Group PLC and Stagecoach Group PLC
Posted 21/09/21. Source: National Express Group

National Express sells Xplore Dundee to McGill's
Posted 22/12/20. Source: Coach&BusWeek

Arriva sells Cannock operations to D&G Bus
Posted 26/11/20. Source: Bus & Coach Buyer

Fleet News

York Pullman fleet list added 03/05/24

Tootbus fleet list added 13/10/23

Pulham's Travel added to Oxford Bus
Company fleet list 06/08/23

Peoplesbus added to Stagecoach
Merseyside & South Lancashire fleet list
09/07/23

New Adventure Travel fleet list added
28/05/23

Dartline Coaches added to Go South West
fleet list 08/05/23

Southdown PSV added to Brighton & Hove
fleet list 08/05/23

Londoner Buses fleet list added 12/03/23

Seaview Services fleet list added 12/03/23

First South and South West England
fleet list added 04/03/23

Southampton Mini Link fleet list removed
04/02/23

Altonian Coaches fleet added 30/10/22

Coastliner and Sightseeing Manchester
fleet added 27/10/22

ex First Scotland East fleet added to
McGills fleet list 23/09/22

Xelabus (and Xela Group) fleet list added
20/08/22

Johnsons and Whittles fleet list added
1508/22

ex Midland Classic fleet added to Diamond
fleet list 03/08/22

ex Tower Transit vehicles added to
Stagecoach London fleet list
17/07/22

Beeline (Warminster) and South West Coaches
fleet list added 26/06/22

ex Claribels fleet added to Diamond fleet list
24/04/22

Select Bus Services fleet list added
12/02/22

buses.gg (CT Plus Guernsey) fleet list added
30/01/22

Prospect Coaches (West) fleet list added
29/01/22

Dekkabus (Southampton Mini Link) fleet list added 30/09/21

The Green Bus fleet list added 10/09/2021

Team Pennine added to Transdev Blazefield fleet list 01/08/2021

Abellio London fleet list added 08/05/2021

McGills fleet list added 19/02/2021

D&G Bus Chaserider fleet list added 10/01/2021

National Express Transport Solutions fleet list added 31/12/2020

Stagecoach North East fleet list added 09/08/2020

Tower Transit fleet list added 31/05/2020

Aircoach fleet list added 10/04/2020

First Scotland East fleet list added 08/04/2020

Lucketts Group fleet list added 12/03/2020

Centrebus fleet list added 23/02/2020

First Glasgow fleet list added 15/01/2020

ex South Gloucestershire Bus & Coach fleet added to Stagecoach West 29/12/2019

First Aberdeen fleet list added 17/11/2019

First Greater Manchester fleet list added 25/10/2019

Wellglade Group fleet lists added 20/10/2019

Atherton depot removed from Diamond NW 20/09/2019

National Express Accessible Transport added 18/08/2019

First loan buses to Diamond North West added 18/08/2019

Bolton depot added to Diamond North West 11/08/2019

Stagecoach Yorkshire fleet list added 15/07/2019

Go North West commenced operations 02/06/2019
fleet list added 07/06/2019

LibertyBus, Jersey fleet list added 14/04/2019

Lothian fleet list added 01/01/2019

Westbus fleet list added 25/11/2018

Nottingham City Transport fleet list added 07/11/2018

Stewarts and Woods Coaches fleet added to Clarkes/The Kings Ferry fleet list 03/10/2018

Stagecoach Merseyside & South Lancashire fleet list added 04/07/2018

EYMS now part of the Go-Ahead Group PLC 16/06/2018.

Yellow Buses fleet list now includes route branding 03/06/2018.

Stagecoach South Wales fleet list added 26/05/2018.

Stagecoach Oxfordshire fleet list added 11/04/2018.

Stagecoach East Scotland fleet list added 01/04/2018.

Central Buses fleet now included with Diamond Buses.

Rossendale Transport (Rosso) fleet list has now been merged with Transdev Blazefield.

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Events

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2024

July
Sunday 7th July 2024:
Bournemouth Bus Rally, Kings Park (Bournemouth). Click here for more details.
Sunday 21st July 2024: Alton Bus Rally & Running Day, HSDC Alton College, Old Odiham Road, Alton, Hampshire. Click here for more details.

September
Sunday 29th September 2024:
SHOWBUS, Buckinghamshire Railway Centre, Quainton near Aylesbury. Click here for more details.



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Fleet Lists

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Arriva
Updated May 17, 2024
Updated May 30, 2024
Updated May 17, 2024
Updated May 18, 2024
Updated May 17, 2024
Updated May 18, 2024
Centrebus Group
Updated May 28, 2024
Updated May 28, 2024
ComfortDelGro
Updated June 1, 2024
Updated June 2, 2024
Updated February 25, 2024
FirstGroup
Updated April 20, 2024
Updated April 14, 2024
Updated April 14, 2024
First Essex (Essex Bus)
Updated April 14, 2024
Updated April 14, 2024
Updated May 6, 2024
Updated April 14, 2024
Updated April 14, 2024
Updated April 14, 2024
Updated April 20, 2024
Updated April 20, 2024
Added May 3, 2024
Go-Ahead Group
Updated May 24, 2024
Updated June 7, 2024
Updated June 9, 2024
Updated May 30, 2024
Updated May 28, 2024
Updated May 28, 2024
Updated May 28, 2024
Updated June 9, 2024
Independents
Updated May 18, 2024
Updated December 3, 2023
Updated May 24, 2024
Updated May 28, 2024
Updated June 1, 2024
Updated June 1, 2024
Updated June 1, 2024
Nottingham City Transport - Thank you to NCT Fleetlist for their assistance with this fleet list
Updated June 7, 2024
Updated June 9, 2024
Updated June 9, 2024
Added March 9, 2024
Kelsian Group
Updated December 3, 2023
Updated June 1, 2024
Mobico Group
Updated April 7, 2024
Updated June 7, 2024
RATP Group (and RATP Dev)
Updated February 17, 2024
Rotala Group
Updated May 6, 2024
Updated May 11, 2024
Updated May 6, 2024
Stagecoach Group
Updated January 26, 2024
Updated January 24, 2024
Updated February 12, 2024
Updated March 9, 2024
Stagecoach Manchester: TfGM Bee Network
Updated May 11, 2024
Updated February 12, 2024
Updated February 2, 2024
Updated February 12, 2024
Updated March 9, 2024
Updated March 9, 2024
Updated February 12, 2024
Updated March 9, 2024
Updated February 12, 2024
Updated February 12, 2024
Transdev
Updated May 11, 2024
Translink
Updated February 25, 2024
Transpora Group
Updated June 1, 2024
Updated June 1, 2024
Updated June 1, 2024
Transport UK
Updated May 11, 2024
Wellglade Group
Updated February 25, 2024
Xela Group
Updated March 2, 2024
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