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OCTOBER 2019

21 Oct 2019

Lord Street

IN THE NEWS
Man killed by bus in rush hour
A bus has hit and killed a pedestrian during the rush hour in the centre of Southport, Merseyside.

17 Oct 2019

Wilmslow Road

IN THE NEWS
Boy charged with bus stabbing
Police have charged a 16-year-old boy with stabbing a boy aged 17 on a bus in Greater Manchester.

15 Oct 2019

Wilmslow Road

IN THE NEWS
Teenager stabbed on bus
A 17-year-old boy was the victim of a stabbing on a bus in Greater Manchester.


Pensioners

IN THE NEWS
About 250,000 apply for passes
About 250,000 people have applied for their new free bus passes, following the relaunch of the application website.

14 Oct 2019

Greater Manchester

IN THE NEWS
Plan to reregulate bus network
A plan to take Greater Manchester’s bus network under public control could get the green light in 2020.

11 Oct 2019

Bedford Bus Station

IN THE NEWS
Fines over bus station death
A court has fined a bus firm and a council after a lorry killed a woman at a bus station in Bedfordshire.


Wrightbus

IN THE NEWS
Deal reached ‘in principle’
An industrialist has reached a deal, in principle, over the sale of Wrightbus.

10 Oct 2019

Wrightbus

IN THE NEWS
Wrightbus deal has failed
The owner of the Wrightbus factory has said he has not been able to reach a deal to sell it to a new owner.


Wrightbus

IN THE NEWS
Wrightbus ‘in the balance’
Wrightbus’s future is ‘in the balance’, DUP (Democratic Unionist Party) MP Ian Paisley (b. 1966) has said.

09 Oct 2019

Sandwell

IN THE NEWS
Buses destroyed in fire
Suspected arsonists have set fire to 15 buses at a depot in Sandwell, West Midlands.


Lothian Buses

IN THE NEWS
Runaway bus crushes man
A bus worker is in a coma after a runaway bus crushed him at a depot in Edinburgh, southeastern Scotland.


Ryan McDade

IN THE NEWS
Drivers ignore student at stop
A wheelchair user says he was ‘forced to wet himself’ after waiting at a bus shelter in Nottinghamshire for an hour.

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All photo shoot images courtesy of Bus World’s Editor in Chief, Lee Wilkins

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