Omnibus Magazine

April / May 2016


  • Annual General Meeting / Presidential Weekend

    AGM Agenda and Presidential Booking form enclosed.

  • The Omnibus Society Equality Policy

    Council Adopts Equality Policy

  • Learning from the past, Looking to the future.

    Leon Daniels, Managing Director Surface Transport of TFL and 2016 Omnibus Society President gave his presidential address in London on Tuesday 26 January 2016.

  • The New AEC Buses of the Scottish General Omnibus Company

  • Privatising London's Buses

    The speaker at the London Meeting in January was Society Member Roger Torode author of the recent book Privatising London's Buses

  • The Falcon Has Landed

    Phillip Wallis reports on a new development in interurban express services.

  • Fast Track to Success in 51 years.

    Charles Gill reports on the 2015 John Hughes Memorial Lecture.

  • North London In the Sleet

    Terry Harper reports on the first 2016 tour by Eastern and Southern Branch.

The Omnibus Magazine is the official journal of the Omnibus society.

Published five times a year and containing a wide spectrum of articles on current and past practice, of interest to enthusiasts and industry personnel alike. It is fully illustrated and has overview news of route developments from all areas, plus a diary of Society events and notices.






Cyril McIntyre

Editor - The Omnibus Magazine

Cyril has been a member of The Omnibus Society since 1966 and took over as Editor of The Omnibus Magazine in 2007 following retirement from a public transport career spanning 45 years. On leaving school in 1961 he joined CIE (the Irish state transport organisation) as a clerk, working in rail, road freight, road passenger and computer departments before becoming a Press Officer in 1968. On re-organisation of CIE in 1987 he became Media & PR Manager of Bus Éireann and was Fleet Planning & Control Manager from 2004 until retirement in 2006.

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