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by AdamH
14:16 Sunday 14th October 2018
Forum: Services, Routes and Timetables
Topic: Wood Farm Camp (144) Service.
Replies: 7
Views: 1679

Re: Wood Farm Camp (144) Service.

I found my copy on eBay some years ago. Haven't seen another one listed for quite some time.
by AdamH
20:43 Friday 12th October 2018
Forum: Fleet Discussion
Topic: Padmore Street in 1985
Replies: 9
Views: 294

Re: Padmore Street in 1985

Amazing how many services were operated by what I would class as coaches, not service buses... When I were a lad, a coach or two was regularly used on the 44 to Malvern. Imagine the uproar if we did that now... Where would all the pushchairs go? 🙄 Example photograph ... and it was only taken 20-yea...
by AdamH
18:56 Friday 12th October 2018
Forum: Fleet Discussion
Topic: Padmore Street in 1985
Replies: 9
Views: 294

Re: Padmore Street in 1985

And no minibuses. That would all change by the end of the year!
by AdamH
21:05 Tuesday 9th October 2018
Forum: Services, Routes and Timetables
Topic: Service X55 (1987)
Replies: 1
Views: 89

Service X55 (1987)

Those of you who keep an eye on the "Latest Photographs" section will have seen a photo I posted the other day of Leopard C16 fleet number 451 working a Service X55 to Liverpool ( Link here if you missed it ). To add a bit more history to this interesting but short-lived service, I've attached a sca...
by AdamH
20:04 Tuesday 9th October 2018
Forum: Preservation
Topic: Leyland Leopard S28 on eBay
Replies: 4
Views: 196

Leyland Leopard S28 on eBay

Ex-Midland Red and Midland Red West Leyland Leopard S28 fleet number 319 has appeared on eBay. Really hope it finds a good home (ChrisS... hint) but someone will need deep pockets!

Link to eBay.
by AdamH
19:37 Tuesday 9th October 2018
Forum: Services, Routes and Timetables
Topic: "along the Salt Road" !
Replies: 93
Views: 11452

Re: "along the Salt Road" !

What does it do? Well they didn't warn the drivers the system was live so on the first day it was quite successful in giving one driver the shock of his life! It uses the GPS signal from the ticket machine to work out which stop is next and announce the names of the bus stop as the vehicle approach...
by AdamH
16:18 Tuesday 9th October 2018
Forum: Services, Routes and Timetables
Topic: "along the Salt Road" !
Replies: 93
Views: 11452

Re: "along the Salt Road" !

Worcestershire County Council are paying for all of them to be fitted with the next stop announcement system, and I believe one vehicle is fully working as a test subject. Not sure which one it is though!
by AdamH
09:49 Monday 8th October 2018
Forum: Fleet Discussion
Topic: FMR Fleet Movements
Replies: 255
Views: 58760

Re: FMR Fleet Movements

I am informed by “bmmoboy”, who clearly couldn’t be bother to post on here, that both 69449 and 69460 are at Worcester, having arrived sometime last week. I have seen the back of 69460 parked inside the garage without Salt Road branding, and I’m told it was used in service for about half a day befor...
by AdamH
11:28 Wednesday 3rd October 2018
Forum: Fleet Discussion
Topic: FMR: Refurbs and Repaints
Replies: 183
Views: 41781

Re: FMR: Refurbs and Repaints

Just spotted 53207 in Urban2 livery with Worcester branding being driven by an engineer.
by AdamH
22:08 Tuesday 2nd October 2018
Forum: Preservation
Topic: Showbus 30 September 2018 pt.one.
Replies: 5
Views: 234

Re: Showbus 30 September 2018 pt.one.

Agreed, that looks really good. I think they may have had a problem finding the correct destination equipment though!

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