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Battle of the Minds

Cross Country running is an individual and a team sport. It is an open-air, all-terrain competition where the physical abilities of a long distance athlete are tested, as well as the mental endurance of the athlete. 201 more words

Do not underestimate the potential impact of the bus services bill

This article appeared in PSE Oct/Nov 16.

If the Bus Services Bill delivers on its promises, then it will give local government the powers to make the best use of existing subsidies to give the public a far better service than they get now, writes Jonathan Bray, director of the Urban Transport Group. 762 more words

Jonathan Bray

A fairer share of Bath buses?

Getting around inner city Bath has not been easy of late with traffic greatly affected by the resurfacing work in North Road.

This vital arterial route reopens early on Friday morning – October 28th – and one hopes things might ease. 232 more words


Finding solutions together to save West Somerset buses

Somerset County Council congratulates the local communities of Porlock, Selworthy and Minehead on their initiative and determination to keep local bus services running.

The ground breaking plans, the first of its kind in Somerset, have been pursued by the local parish and town councils in partnership with the Buses of Somerset and the County Council and will secure the future of a key local service for the vibrant market town. 286 more words

Press Releases

A Window, A Frame

I like to look out bus windows.

Well, it used to be car windows,  but now that I live in the city, the most I ever get to experience passive viewings of a passerby is through the window of a city bus. 507 more words


As UM parking issues continue, new OUT bus hubs planned to improve route times

Catie Coan

University of Mississippi student Liz Rainer said it’s sometimes impossible to find a parking space on campus.

“This year, I moved into a house only a mile away, and have chosen to walk most days to avoid that stress,” she said. 659 more words


Could it be real?

From the Suffolk Gazette, via N Gauge Forum:

Hornby celebrates Greater Anglia franchise with Rail Replacement Bus Set

Could it be an inspired release by the ailing Hornby company? 

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