18 Feb '14, 2pm

Jump on a bus

Jump on a bus

One of my favourite London films is Brannigan, starring John Wayne as a Chicago detective. It is as if Visit London had commissioned Paul Greengrass to direct a travel documentary aimed at American tourists. Fast paced it has The Duke pursuing villains around London with each shot featuring a tourist destination with an ability to cross the capital at speed is impressive. O ne minute he’s in Battersea (Prince of Wales Drive), next Buckingham Palace appears behind his shoulder as he tears around London. Driving a 1973 Ford Capri John Wayne leaps over an opening Tower Bridge in pursuit of justice. This could be just a figment of the writer’s imagination if the incident hadn’t happened before at this iconic bridge. On 30th December 1952 Albert Gunter, driving a red Route 78 Routemaster (for geeks stock number RT793, registration plate JXC 156) across Tower Bridge. The relief ...

Full article: http://www.cabbieblog.com/blog/jump-bus/

Tweets

New Bus for Leeds? @FirstWYorks_bus challenges trolleybus plans.

New Bus for Leeds? @FirstWYorks_bus challenges ...

busandcoach.com 19 Feb '14, 10am

Following the announcement of an April start date for the public inquiry into the planned Leeds trolleybus route, the city...

PT fact of the day: Perth, Fremantle, Joondalup...

transperth.wa.gov.au 18 Feb '14, 11pm

The Perth, Fremantle and Joondalup Central Area Transit (CAT) services are free and high frequency services that operate i...

Bus Rapid Transit For Dublin

nationaltransport.ie 17 Feb '14, 10am

This high quality integrated public transport mode uses buses on roadways or dedicated lanes to transport passengers quick...

National Transport Authority public consultatio...

nationaltransport.ie 17 Feb '14, 12pm

This high quality integrated public transport mode uses buses on roadways or dedicated lanes to transport passengers quick...

DVSA News Release: More flexibility for trainer...

cpt-uk.org 17 Feb '14, 4pm

DfT Release: Transport Secretary meets with bus industry to help tackle weather disruption Transport Secretary Patrick McL...

#Bus: roadworks on Longbridge Lane, Birmingham....

networkwestmidlands.com 23 Feb '14, 2pm

Buses will be diverted via Groveley Lane, Lowhill Lane and Lickey Road. Longbridge Lane and the Coombs Lane/Grayswood Aven...

Bus stops on London Circuit East return to service.

Bus stops on London Circuit East return to serv...

action.act.gov.au 18 Feb '14, 9pm

Bus stops on London Circuit East return to service The bus stops on London Circuit East servicing the Legislative Assembly...

National Transport Authority public consultatio...

nationaltransport.ie 17 Feb '14, 1pm

This high quality integrated public transport mode uses buses on roadways or dedicated lanes to transport passengers quick...

Derek Drouin, on the promise of the high jump, after his withdrawal from the Millrose HJ, by Elliott Denman: D...

Derek Drouin, on the promise of the high jump, ...

runblogrun.com 19 Feb '14, 9pm

The John Thomas High Jump event at the 107th NYRR Millrose Games was slated to be the official HJ opener to Drouin's seaso...

For latest info on changes to civic bus interch...

action.act.gov.au 17 Feb '14, 8am

City Bus Station partially closed following Sydney Building fire On Monday 17 February a fire in the Sydney Building on Ea...

Ansar Jerusalem claims credit for tourist bus b...

longwarjournal.org 17 Feb '14, 11pm

In a statement released to jihadist forums today, the Sinai-based jihadist group Ansar Jerusalem (Ansar Bayt al Maqdis) cl...

Former Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood joins electric bus maker Proterra

Former Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood join...

green.autoblog.com 18 Feb '14, 3pm

Former Secretary of Transportation Ray LaHood to Join Proterra Board of Directors GREENVILLE, S.C., February 13, 2014 – Pr...

Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) – Core Dublin Network |...

nationaltransport.ie 17 Feb '14, 10pm

Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) – Core Dublin Network Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) has emerged in recent years as an effective, cost ef...

Public Consultation open for the Bus Rapid Tran...

nationaltransport.ie 17 Feb '14, 11am

A second public consultation will follow in a few months’ time and, following the assessment of submissions made at this p...

The City bus station has been closed due to a fire in the Sydney Building

The City bus station has been closed due to a f...

action.act.gov.au 17 Feb '14, 1am

City Bus Station closed until further notice A fire in the Sydney Building on East Row has resulted in the full closure of...