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February 2008
2007 by night
Double Deckers
Above left: Competition has broken out in the most unlikely towns over the past year.   One such is Leicester where are First and Arriva are battling it out.   First 32079 (KP51WBJ) is seen passing Arriva 4001 (FJ06ZPX) in Leicester in November 2007.  Above right: First Devon and Cornwall has introduced new Enviro400's on to park and ride services in Plymouth where WA56PTD is seen in January 2007 when new.   Lower right:   First continues to invest in Glasgow with more Wright boded deckers such as 37190 (SF07FCE) seen here late one August night.


Filthy Weather
Above left:   Serbia is slowly coming to terms with the lifting of UN sanctions.   There has recently been investment in the Belgrade trolleybus system with 178 representing the new order in torrential rain in March 2007.   Above right:   Hybrid buses are all the rage with Arriva 3727 (YJ57BUA) seen in Cannock bus station one miserable evening in December 2007.


Upper left: One of Lothian's Polish built deckers - 998 (SK06AHL) - on Waverley bridge in Edinburgh in December 2007; lower left: First Edinburgh 61228 (YN52UWF), a Wright bodied Scania, in Duns en route from Galashiels to Berwick upon Tweed in December 2007; above right: Lothian 851 (SN57DFC), one of this year's batch of new double deckers seen passing the carnival in Princess St, Edinburgh in December 2007.


Left: Huddersfield 619 (KVH219), a preserved trolleybus at the twilight running day at Sandtoft musem; right: King Alfred VCG104 at the running day in Winchester on 1st January 2008.


Above left: Stagecoach Western 22514 (SF56FKS), one of a batch of East Lancs bodied MANs bought for the Stranraer to Ayr service seen in Stranraer in December 2007; top right: King of Kickcowan has been investing in new vehicles this year such as this Metrorider YJ07VRO seen in Newton Stewart one dark Sunday evening in December 2007; middle right: Stagecoach Fife has introduced new long Scanias on the Edinburgh to Dunfermline service, such as 24008 (SP57CNV), seen in St. Andrews Square bus station in December 2007; lower right: while Arriva waited for new vehicles to be delivered for the Glasgow Airport to Glasgow service they employed vehicles such as these - YJ07SJZ - a Plaxton bodied Dart seen at the airport at dusk in August 2007; lower middle: First Edinburgh has Fm30 (FJ07AAZ) on loan from Ferrymill Motors and it is seen in Duns on December 2007; lower left: Morrison compete with First during the day in Stirling but at night they operate the Callander service on tender on which their L254NHA is seen in Stirling in April 2007.
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