Friday, 26 May 2017
This is an update to my previous article titled ‘2016 London Tour Bus Prices’.
The purpose of this article is to compare the prices of open top tour bus companies which serve Central London - so here’s the table below.
Wednesday, 24 May 2017
A brief news update on the bus scene - Nottingham City Transport (NCT) unveiled their gas buses on Friday 19th May 2017 at the Market Square, Nottingham.
This is the press release from NCT which was released on 16th May 2017.
Five of the buses – one from each route the first 30 buses will be operating on – will be parked in the square from 10am until 6pm, and will be officially launched by Nottingham’s Lord Mayor, Councillor Mike Edwards at the start of the event.
This occasion marks an exciting time for Nottingham’s award-winning bus operator, as it sees a £17m investment in the greenest buses on the road finally begin their journeys in and around the city this summer.
Thursday, 18 May 2017
Transport for London (TfL) has announced in their press release about the new trains for the driverless Docklands Light Railway system.
From TfL press release
Customers on the Docklands Light Railway (DLR) are set to benefit from new walk-through air-conditioned trains from 2022.
The new trains, which will increase capacity by over 30%, will be more reliable and provide customers with real time information, air-conditioning and mobile device charging points.
Sunday, 14 May 2017
After completing works between Brentwood and Shenfield, a full TfL service is set to return on Monday 22nd May 2017.
From TfL news
Upgrade work has been completed to prepare for Elizabeth line services between Liverpool Street and Shenfield in December 2018.
Wednesday, 10 May 2017
Citymapper, the most popular mobile phone app for commuters has launched their own bus service in the heart of London.
Introducing the Citymapper Smartbus
Sunday, 7 May 2017
Stagecoach South have recently upgraded their bus fleet on the Route 1 which runs from the Sussex Coastal town of Worthing into the South Downs National Park via Pulborough, Storrington and Petworth to Midhurst.