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The website is normally updated weekly. This page lists the latest updates from January 2020. The most recent updates are listed first - you can find what's new since your last visit.
NEW THIS WEEK

August 2nd
Traders Village
An exciting new venue for the SHOWBUS TRADERS VILLAGE on September 27th as we take over the Market Place in High Wycombe's town centre. The new location is easily accessed by bus and rail and will be in the High Street and under the historic Guildhall and Market Place buildings. Buses on the SHOWBUSflyby will be diverted through the Town Centre.

A new image gallery for Solent Coaches and Go South Coast depot locations added to their mini gallery.
An update to our images of LA Metro articulated buses.
A bonus image in our MTA New York miscellany gallery released on the 4th July, as we have unearthed another picture of one of the New York Leyland Atlanteans.
For Australia an updated miscellany of images for Brisbane Transport.
A new illustrated range of Cable Car Classics trolleys on our Manufacturers page.
Another Picture of the Week and jigsaw puzzle.
A new addition to the YouTube showbus.com channel features SHOWBUS intrnational 2008.
Model Bus releases for July 2020.





SHOWBUS flyby 2020 is on the A40 on
Sunday September 27th
FUTURE UPDATES



Coming on August 9th
A new image gallery for Strathcona County Transit Enviros completing their mini gallery.
An update to our images of Radley & Applebys Holidays.
For Australia a new image gallery for WA school buses.
An update to the illustrated range of Caetano buses and coaches.
Another Picture of the Week and jigsaw puzzle.
A new addition to the showbus.com YouTube channel.
A new Model Focus for the RMA BEA Routemaster.

Coming up later
Coming in 2020 Completion of the makeover for the UK Airport Directory will resume after the corona virus situation stabilises.
When our Anglia makeover is complete we will move on to the West of England gallery.
Complete makeovers under way for New Zealand, Anglian and South of England galleries. The American gallery will continue to have upgrades to the latest standard. After New Zealand we will update the Malaysian gallery.

New mini image galleries for NJ Transit, Ipswich Buses, Delaine Buses, American Preserved buses and Plymouth City Transport.

New image galleries for Carters of Ipswich, Ritchies AT Metro singledeckers, Ritchies AT Metro doubledeckers, NJ Transit Flxible buses, sold Milton Keynes City Bus, Bedwas & Machen UDC, Ipswich Buses not in standard livery, Ipswich Buses in purple and green livery, Eastern Counties NBC liveries, First Eastern Counties Excel branded vehicles, Delaine singledeckers, Delaine East Lancs bodied doubledeckers, Delaine Wright bodied doubldeckers, Delaine Leylands, Richardsons of Sussex, Brampton Transit, Heritage Travel, Sussex Coaches, Sussex coach miscellany, Wiltshire coach miscellany, MB Metrobus Volvos and MB Metrobus Alexander Dennis Enviro500MMC night shots.

Update to the image galleries for Coach USA MCI coaches, Sold Motts Travel buses and coaches, Motts Travel Midicoaches, Motts Travel Minicoaches, Motts Travel Plaxton coaches, Motts Travel Jonckheere coaches, Redline doubledeckers, Mulleys Motorways, Morley's of Whittlesey, MK Metro other buses, Motts Travel miscellany, Motts Travel Alexander bodied doubledeckers, MK Metro doubledeckers, MK Metro Optare Solos, Marshalls of Leighton Buzzard, Luton Corporation, Lowestoft Corporation, Konectbus, Buffalo Travel, Plastow's Travel of Wheatley, the main Ipswich Buses pages, Kimes of Folkingham, Emblings of Guyhirn, Eastern Counties Tilling liveries, Eastern Counties non standard liveries, Sold Eastern Counties buses, First Eastern Counties in First Group livery, Eastern Counties Deregulation liveries, London Leyland National LS class, First BlueBus, First Leicester, LA Metro Rapid buses, Angela Holidays, Ritchies former Reading Optares, Crawley Luxury Coaches and Hampshire Coaches.


New and updated image galleries for australia.showbus.com We will continue to work on the Yarra Trams mini gallery with its separate advert wrap section, an update for Cole's Coaches, South West Coaches and minor updates for Bribie Island Coaches, Sold ACTION buses and loads more.

Model Fleet Focus: New for Go Whippet and Arriva London.

Updated for British Railways and Badgerline.

New Model Focus: Bristol VRTSL6G ECW, Bristol VRTSL ECW curved screen, Bristol VRTSL3 ECW, open top Bristol VR ECW and Bristol RELH coach shell with grant door.

Updated Model Focus: London RM, RT, SRT, STL, RTL & RTW.

Reading Buses Alexander Dennis Enviro400H Hybrids

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July 26th
A new image gallery for a miscellany of Dorset coaches.
An update to our images of Waiheke Bus Company.
For Australia a new set of images for Yarra Trams advert wrapped car for advertisers beginning with K.
A new illustrated range of Bova and VDL buses and coaches on our Manufacturers page.
Another Picture of the Week and jigsaw puzzle.
A new addition to the YouTube showbus.com channel features Mitsubishi trolleybuses and VW minibuses in Mexico City.
A new Model Fleet Focus for Scout Motor Services.

July 19th
A new image gallery for Mexico CDMX MB Metrobus Alexander Dennis Enviro500MMC interior shots.
An update to our images of Derby City Transport.
A new index page for the UK Midlands Bus Image Gallery.
For Australia an updated set of images for Busways white liveried buses and a minor update for Busways doubledecker buses.
An update to our illustrated range of Alexander Dennis buses.
Another Picture of the Week and jigsaw puzzle.
A new video this week, not on the showbus.com YouTube channel, but this week we are providing a link to a video compiled by one of our regular Picture of the Week contributors, Ed Goodridge, who is making a series of videos about railway history in the Devon area. Linking to the Centenary celebrations last year, this one is on The History of Devon General.
A new Model Focus for the Green Line RMC Routemaster.

July 12th
A new image gallery for Amport & District.
An update to our images of LA Metro Orange Line.
For Australia a new set of images for Brisbane Transport Downtown Loop buses.
An update to the History of SHOWBUS.
Another Picture of the Week and jigsaw puzzle.
A new addition to the YouTube showbus.com channel features MUNI cable car 28 being turned on the Market Street downtown turntable.
An updated Model Fleet Focus for Ensignbus.

July 4th, 5th & 6th
Exciting news - SHOWBUS takes to the road, the A40 to be precise. If you've been wanting to go to a bus rally all year now you can. For 2020 we present the COVID safe format as the SHOWBUS flyby.
Want to know where to view the event from? Check out the SHOWBUS flyby site map page.

USAHappy 4th July
We celebrate with a new look for gallery our United States of America bus image gallery - SHOWBUS AMERICA.
PLUS a new New York MTA mini gallery

A new image gallery for Academy Bus Lines of New Jersey.
An update to our miscellany of images from Pennsylvania.
For Australia an updated set of images for Busabout sold and pre-owned buses.
An update to the "Buses On The Net" links pages eliminating duplicate and dead links from the original pages linked to BUSES magazine from twenty years ago.
Another Picture of the Week and jigsaw puzzle.
A new addition to the YouTube showbus.com channel features an Enviro500 on the Las Vegas Strip on the day The Deuce service was launched in 2005.
An updated Model Focus for Open top Routemasters.

June 28th
A new image gallery for First South Yorkshire.
An update to our images for Reading Buses sold overseas.
We have also refreshed our Lutonian pages this week.
For Australia a new set of images for Yarra Trams advert trams for advertisers beginning with J.
A new links pages for enthusiats' with links of General Interest.
Another Picture of the Week and jigsaw puzzle.
A new addition to the YouTube showbus.com channel features Sydney Buses and Australia Wide Coaches at Darling Harbour on and below the Western Distributor.
An updated Model Focus for London 6RT RTW.

June 21st
A new image gallery for Go South Coast's Tourist Coaches.
An update to our images for Strongman Coachlines of Coromandel in New Zealand.
For Australia an updated set of images for Bunyip Tours of Melbourne.
A new links pages for enthusiats' online retailers and a revamp to our main weblinks collection page.
Another Picture of the Week and jigsaw puzzle.
A new addition to the YouTube showbus.com channel features a ride on the Ottawa Busway.
An updated Model Fleet Focus for Macbraynes.

June 14th
A new image gallery for our miscellany of images from Massachusetts.
An update to our images for Coventry City Transport.
For Australia a new set of images for Brisbane Transport CityGliders.
A new links page for enthusiats' clubs and societies.
Another Picture of the Week.
A new addition to the YouTube showbus.com channel features Alexander Dennis Enviro500MMC doubledeckers in Seattle from Community Transit and Sound Transit.
A new Model Fleet Focus for A1 Service of Ardrossan.

June 7th
A new image gallery for MB Metrobus Mercedes buses in Mexico City.
An update to our images for Charlton Services from Chalton-on-Otmoor.
For Australia an updated set of images for Bunbury City/TransBunbury.
A new links pages for the extremely useful resources we have found to help build the showbus.com website.
Another Picture of the Week.
A new addition to the YouTube showbus.com channel features two Melbourne Z class trams passing from The Met era.
A new Model Focus for The Modernised London RF.

May 31st
A new image gallery for Go South Coast coach fleets.
An update to our images for H C Chambers & Son.
For Australia a new set of images for Buslink Darwinbus.
A makeover of our Books and Publications page.
Another Picture of the Week.
A new addition to the YouTube showbus.com channel features a TL MAN Lions City decker leaving Croisettes Metro Station in Lausanne.
Model bus releases for May 2020.

May 24th
A new image gallery for Paul Revere Transportation.
An update to our images for Chesterfield Transport.
For Australia an updated set of images for Broadmeadows Bus Service of Melbourne.
A makeover of our Model Bus dealers and information page.
Another Picture of the Week.
A new addition to the YouTube showbus.com channel features a Transbus SPD Dart Pointer 2 of Victoria Regional Transit.
An updated Model Fleet Focus for Birmingham City.

May 17th
A new image gallery for Go-coach of Sevenoaks.
An update to our images for Travel de Courcey.
For Australia a new set of images for sold Brisbane Transport buses.
A makeover of our Bus Industry dealers page.
Another Picture of the Week.
A new addition to the YouTube showbus.com channel features a trio of Alexander Dennis Enviro500MMC in Mexico City.
New Model Focus for the later style Bristol MW6G coach.

May 10th
A new image gallery for MB Metrobus Alexander Dennis Enviro500MMC in Mexico City kicking off our new image gallery for Mexico.
An update to our images for Copeland's Tours.
For Australia an updated set of images for Brisbane Transport rigid Volvo buses.
A makeover of our Bus Industry Suppliers page.
Another Picture of the Week.
A new addition to the YouTube showbus.com channel features a Citybus decker passing over a flyover on Hong Kong waterfront.
New Model FLeet Focus for Greater Glasgow PTE/Strathclyde/Trans Clyde.

May 3rd
A new image gallery for Strathcona County Transit singledeckers.
An update to our images for White Bus Service.
For Australia a new set of images for Yarra Trams with advertising wraps for advertisers beginning with I.
A makeover of our Bus Manufacturers index page combining it with our Bus Builders page.
A new addition to the YouTube showbus.com channel features a trio of Alexander Dennis Enviro500MMC deckers arriving at San Francisco's new Transit Center.
Another Picture of the Week.
April 2020 Model Bus releases.

April 26th
A new image gallery for Nu-Venture.
An update to our images for Burtons Coaches.
For Australia an updated set of images for Brisbane Transport Scania buses.
A makeover of our Bus Industry support pages.
A new addition to the YouTube showbus.com channel features The Met Z3 tram 183 in Melbourne.
Another Picture of the Week.
An updated Model Focus for the RML London Routemaster.

April 19th
A new image gallery for Lehane Travel.
An update to our images for Chase Bus Service of Cannock.
For Australia a new miscellany of images for Transdev Melbourne, completing the new Transdev Melbourne mini gallery.
A makeover of our UK Bus Museum directory for Southern Britain.
A new addition to the YouTube showbus.com channel features buses arriving and departing from Courtney Place in the centre of Wellington NZ.
Another Picture of the Week.
A new Model Fleet Focus for Standerwick.

April 12th
A new image gallery for Reading Buses Green Line buses.
An update to our images for LA Metro NABI buses.
For Australia an updated set of images for Brisbane Transport rigid MAN buses.
A makeover of our UK Bus Museum directory for Anglia, the Midlands, Northern England & Wales.
A new addition to the YouTube showbus.com channel features a Victoria Regional Transit Transbus DM5000 Trident in Victoria on Vancouver Island.
Another Picture of the Week.
An update and makeover for our Model Fleet Focus for Southern Vectis.

April 5th
A new image gallery for Strathcona County Transit coaches.
An update to our images for Anglian Bus, the first update to our Anglia gallery.
For Australia a new set of images for Yarra Trams in wraps for advertisers beginning with H.
A makeover of our UK Bus Museum directory for Scotland, Ireland and the Isle of Man.
A new addition to the YouTube showbus.com channel features the San Francisco Cable Car Museum.
Another Picture of the Week.
An update to our Model Focus for Provincial Routemasters.

March 29th
A new image gallery for Mortons Travel.
An update to our images for Greyhound Coaches in "Pepsi~Cola" livery and AC Transit depots.
For Australia an updated set of images for Brisbane Tranport artics.
UK Bus Rally & Events known for 2021.
A new addition to the YouTube showbus.com channel features M&MTB Z class trams at Luna Park in Melbourne.
Another Picture of the Week.
New model releases for March 2020.

March 22nd
A new image gallery for Peter Pan Bus Lines.
An update to our images for Birmingham City Transport.
For Australia a new set of images for Bacchus Marsh Coaches Coach Tours of Australia liveried coaches.
UK Bus Rally & Events Calendar for December 2020.
A new addition to the YouTube showbus.com channel features Sydney Leyland Titan OPD2/1 2186 on Australia Day 2015.
Another Picture of the Week.
An updated Model Fleet Focus for West Yorkshire Road Car.

March 15th
As we have started to send out invitations, entries are surging for SHOWBUS international 2020.
ZSL Whipsnade ZooWe are delighted to announce again that SHOWBUS visitors will be entitled to 50% off standard admission to ZSL Whipsnade Zoo again this year on September 27th.


A new image gallery for Salisbury reds.
An update to our images for Arriva Midlands doubledeckers.
For Australia an updated set of images for Melbourne City Sightseeing.
UK Bus Rally & Events Calendar for November 2020.
A new addition to the YouTube showbus.com channel features a Kiwi ADL Enviro200 in Rotorua.
Another Picture of the Week.
A new Model Focus for BEA 4RF4 coaches.

March 8th
A new look to our Bus Enthusiast pages.
A new image gallery for San Francisco MUNI Cable Car Miscellany completing our makeover of the San Francisco MUNI mini gallery.
An update to our images for London Buses Leyland Titan TN sold for service outside of London.
For Australia a new set of images for Transdev Melbourne Volgren bodied buses in PTV livery.
UK Bus Rally & Events Calendar for October 2020.
A new addition to the YouTube showbus.com channel features a Wrights VDL based fuel cell bus at work on the RV1. These buses have just been withdrawn from London service.
Another Picture of the Week.
An updated Model Fleet Focus for Thames Valley.

March 1st
A new image gallery for the Stagecoach South Coastliner completing our makeover of the Stagecoach South mini gallery with depot locations.
An update to our images for Boultons of Shropshire.
For Australia an updated set of images for Bacchus Marsh Coaches which will be the start of a mini gallery with two new sections for Coach Tours of Australia and Vehicles with other owners.
Bus Rally & Events Calendar for SHOWBUS month September 2020.
A new addition to the YouTube showbus.com channel features a Strathcona County Enviro500MMC in Akberta.
Another Picture of the Week.
Model Bus releases for February 2020.

February 23rd
First entries in SHOWBUS international 2020.
Showbus Entry forms for 2020 available.
A new image gallery for the Lucketts Travel.
An update to our images for Arriva Midlands Optares.
For Australia a new set of images for Manions Coaches of Tasmania.
Bus Rally & Events Calendar for August 2020.
A new addition to the YouTube showbus.com channel features the non stop comings and goings at Christchurch Bus Station just over a week ago.
Another Picture of the Week.
An updated Model Focus for the London RF.

February 16th
A new image gallery for the The Yellow Bus Company of Auckland.
An update to our images for Kimes of Folkingham.
For Australia an updated set of images for Blue Ribbon Coaches.
Bus Rally & Events Calendar for July 2020.
A new addition to the YouTube showbus.com channel features rush hour in Ottawa a few years ago.
Another Picture of the Week.
An updated Model Fleet Focus for Neath & Cardiff.

February 9th
A new image gallery for Compass Bus.
An update to our images for Green Line doubledeckers.
For Australia a new set of images for Transdev Melbourne SmartBus vehicles.
Bus Rally & Events Calendar for June 2020.
A new addition to the YouTube showbus.com channel features Kiwi bodied CRRC Tranzurban electric doubledeckers recharging.
Another Picture of the Week.
A new Model Fleet Focus for First Glasgow.

February 2nd
Arriva
Arriva confirm sponsorship for SHOWBUS international 2020 at Herts Showground on September 27th. Arriva the Shires will supply a doubledecker for the Control bus and once again souvenir rally plaques will be sponsored by Arriva.
A new image gallery for Worthing Coaches.
An update to our images for Stagecoach South non standard liveries.
For Australia an updated set of images for Blanch of Ballina & Billinudgel plus minor changes to Sydney Bus Museum and Kirklands.
Bus Rally & Events Calendar for May 2020.
A new addition to the YouTube showbus.com channel features a Sydney City Sightseeing MCW Super Metrobus.
Another Picture of the Week.
Model bus releases for January 2020.

Australia Day January 26th
New Australia Day bonus mini gallery for Bayside Coaches and Nuline Charter.
Australia Day Transperth depot update.
Minor update for Ballarat Coachlines.
For Australia a new set of images for Yarra Trams in advertising wraps for advertisers beginning with G.
Australia Day Special - a new Model Fleet Focus for Sydney Buses.
Australia Day Special - Trax model bus partial makeover.
Australia Day Special - Transit Graphics/OZbus model bus update.
A new Australian addition to the YouTube showbus.com channel features Transperth Volgrens leaving Elizabeth Quay Bus Station.
Another Picture of the Week.
A new image gallery for Brighton's The Big Lemon.
An update to our images for Stagecoach Auckland buses in Cityline livery.
Bus Rally & Events Calendar for April 2020.

January 19th
A new image gallery for MUNI California Street cable cars.
An update to our images for Wings.
For Australia an updated set of images for Bendigo Coachlines.
Bus Rally & Events Calendar for Australia 2020.
A new addition to the YouTube showbus.com channel features SBS Transit Wright bodied Volvo B9TL buses and a Gemilang bodied Scania singledeck.
Picture of the Week.
An updated Model Fleet Focus for Ribble.

January 12th
A new image gallery for Coliseum Coaches.
An update to our images for our Stagecoach Auckland non standard liveried buses gallery.
For Australia a new set of images for Buses-R-Us of Tasmania.
Bus Rally & Events Calendar for March 2020.
A new addition to the YouTube showbus.com channel features a First London Wright hydrogen fuel celled singledecker in London on the RV1.
Picture of the Week.
A new Model Focus for the Bristol RELH coach shell with plug door.

January 5th
A new image gallery for Lady Dive of Ottawa.
An update to our images for our Wilts & Dorset other buses gallery.
For Australia an updated set of images for Benders of Geelong.
Bus Rally & Events Calendar for February 2020.
A new addition to the YouTube showbus.com channel features Sydney's new tram.
Picture of the Week.
An updated Model Fleet Focus for the City of Manchester.





Four Deuce Enviro500s block The Strip at the service launch on October 27th 2005