Omnibus Magazine

February - March 2022


  • All Kinds of Everything

    Roger Davies presents a selection of photos to illustrate the variety of USA public transport today

  • The Yorkshire - Blackpool Services Pool

    Jim Hulme looks back on some aspects of operations in the 1950s

  • Buses Over The Snake - a Postscript

    John Hardey reports on the demise of Service X57 over The Snake Pass

  • PHRG - Your Doorway to the Past

    How the PHRG can help get your research published

  • usual Bus Archive News, from the photo archives, Nationwide reports

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

Published six 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.

NEW Feb 2021 - A selection of pre-war Omnibus magazines are now available for OS members to download from the PHRG section of the website:






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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