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by bmmoboy
20:42 Thursday 14th February 2019
Forum: Midland "Red" Fleet
Topic: Canvas print of an BMMO vehicle in Birmingham
Replies: 3
Views: 129

Re: Canvas print of an BMMO vehicle in Birmingham

It's a D9,it looks like the top of Corporation Street, by the law courts
by bmmoboy
21:21 Wednesday 13th February 2019
Forum: Services, Routes and Timetables
Topic: Worcester's DD usage.
Replies: 61
Views: 10201

Re: Worcester's DD usage.

We need decent vehicles - not StreetLites, StreetMax's or StreetDecks!!!!!!!!
by bmmoboy
22:13 Tuesday 12th February 2019
Forum: Services, Routes and Timetables
Topic: Worcester's DD usage.
Replies: 61
Views: 10201

Re: Worcester's DD usage.

I'm not - its a super bus to drive with fewer rattles that Streetdecks, however 33403 is definitely the best of the rest, had it on Malverns on Saturday morning and enjoyed every second.
by bmmoboy
11:25 Sunday 10th February 2019
Forum: Services, Routes and Timetables
Topic: Disabled and pensioner concessionary passes under threat
Replies: 8
Views: 265

Re: Disabled and pensioner concessionary passes under threat

Some pensioners abuse the system, not many, but I have heard stories about people who come into Worcester on a daily basis, whether they need to or not "I use the bus pass daily as I don't want to lose it" or I use the bus pass every day because it is free" are just two comments I have heard. Other ...
by bmmoboy
08:28 Monday 4th February 2019
Forum: Services, Routes and Timetables
Topic: Disrupted services
Replies: 20
Views: 906

Re: Disrupted services

If politicians used public transport frequently - something would be done, but as they enjoy large salaries, and frequently have second and third jobs, they can afford not to use the bus or train and don't experience what ordinary members of the public have to endure.
by bmmoboy
19:49 Saturday 2nd February 2019
Forum: Services, Routes and Timetables
Topic: Disrupted services
Replies: 20
Views: 906

Re: Disrupted services

Perhaps if they reinstated the attendance bonus, fewer drivers would ring in sick
by bmmoboy
16:05 Saturday 2nd February 2019
Forum: Services, Routes and Timetables
Topic: Disrupted services
Replies: 20
Views: 906

Re: Disrupted services

We are short of drivers. I'm on the three day rota, working Thursday to Saturday next week, and I am working two of my rest days next week, I could work 13 out of 14 days (the legal maximum) if I wanted to, but I would like a life!
by bmmoboy
21:02 Tuesday 29th January 2019
Forum: Services, Routes and Timetables
Topic: Service changes 24/2/19
Replies: 13
Views: 926

Re: Service changes 24/2/19

From what I have gathered, there will be service reductions on Sundays, some of this is due to Crowngate offering all day parking for £1, buses cannot compete with offers like this, and increases the number of cars on the roads on Sundays. Apparantly, the 30 is reduced to hourly, as is the 31 and po...
by bmmoboy
22:20 Thursday 24th January 2019
Forum: Fleet Discussion
Topic: FMR Mercedes Citaro acquisitions
Replies: 272
Views: 25556

Re: FMR Mercedes Citaro acquisitions

Had 64012 on 1700 Catshill tonight, whilst coming back, one of the spare bus liveried Mercedes which had made it all the way to Birmingham was in front of me
by bmmoboy
22:18 Thursday 24th January 2019
Forum: Services, Routes and Timetables
Topic: Disrupted services
Replies: 20
Views: 906

Re: Disrupted services

We've lost a few drivers since Christmas

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