Omnibus Magazine

December 2016/January 2017

Issue Number 531

  • Omnibus Society - President 2017

    James Freeman, Managing Director of First West of England has kindly agreed to be President for 2017

  • Presidential Weekend 2016 - Brentwood

    An article giving details of the event held between 30th September - 3rd October

  • Preserving London's Trans[ort Heritage

    Summary of the London meeting of 27th September 2016 where the speaker was Barry Le Jeune, Chairman of the London Transport Museum Friends

  • End of the road in rural Coquetdale

    End of local bus services operated by Spirit Buses in the Coquetdale area, Northumberland

  • All aboard the Country Bus

    A look at the Northern Dalesman operation

  • A bus with a History and a Half

    The story of Bristol K5G - GHT127

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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