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    DunsBus replied to the thread Lothian Buses and ECB Discussion.
    That won't please the "Lothian buses never break down" brigade...
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    DunsBus replied to the thread Bus Enthusiast Etiquette..
    That's another one which irritates me. Case in point, there was a rather nasty accident in Filey recently between a motorbike and a...
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    DunsBus replied to the thread Bus Enthusiast Etiquette..
    It does look a bit like an eBay wrap, but that said - I'm now off to book an eye test!
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    DunsBus replied to the thread Bus Enthusiast Etiquette..
    And that's another one which, like Olympian X285 has certain enthusiasts reaching for the Kleenex. I kid you not, when 856 lost its...
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    DunsBus replied to the thread Bus with Shortest working lives.
    Stagecoach Manchester Trident 18373 (MX55KPZ) only managed 14 months' service before vandals burnt it out. https://flic.kr/p/dJzdW1
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    Eh! Go easy on the Dodge/Renault S56 - it may not have been a Merc but Eastern Scottish, later SMT, got very good service out of their...
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    DunsBus replied to the thread First Greater Glasgow.
    I can remember when First tried to muscle in on the 253 corridor between Edinburgh and Berwick. It died a death as passengers stuck...
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    DunsBus replied to the thread Bus Enthusiast Etiquette..
    Had I been one of the owners, that gricer would have received a FUTA (foot up the @rse) for good measure. It really boils my pee when...
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    Full timetables are expected to resume on Borders Buses from 10th August, according to Scottish Borders Council's website.
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    DunsBus replied to the thread Bus Enthusiast Etiquette..
    I myself have Aspeger's and recall many holidays with my grandparents in Edinburgh in the decade following deregulation. I would often...
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    DunsBus replied to the thread Bus Enthusiast Etiquette..
    Alastair, Good to hear from you and very pleased that you've set the record straight regarding Seafield. I was going by what I'd heard...
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    DunsBus replied to the thread Bus Enthusiast Etiquette..
    There are even instances of folk taking delight whenever a First bus breaks down. But when it's a Lothian bus that breaks down, the...
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    DunsBus replied to the thread Bus Enthusiast Etiquette..
    The Lothian/First rivalry really grinds my gears. When you see some of the Lothian camp actually wanting to see First West Lothian put...
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    DunsBus replied to the thread Bus Enthusiast Etiquette..
    Yes, he still maintains his innocence to this day. The official story is that he was told, more or less, to eff off (not these exact...
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    DunsBus replied to the thread Bus Enthusiast Etiquette..
    There are also those enthusiasts who hero-worship certain buses. It just needs the very mention of preserved LB Olympian X285 to send...

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