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Highlights in this edition :-

Two new Enviro400 MMCs arrive with Stagecoach South for use at Chichester.

Stagecoach South’s batch of new Enviro300 MMCs start to enter service at Basingstoke, leading to the cascade of older buses.

Stagecoach South acquires three former Guildford Park & Ride buses for use as driver trainers.

Stagecoach South East acquires more vehicles from Stagecoach London, including four Enviro200s.

Demonstration Volvo B8R / Plaxton Panther LE coach on loan to Stagecoach South East.

Service 76 (Andover - Basingstoke) upgraded by Stagecoach South with branded buses.

Stagecoach South disposes of its last two driver training coaches.

Christmas / New Year services levels for both Stagecoach South and South East, with the Stagecoach Gold service at Aldershot running on Christmas Day.

Services adjustments to Stagecoach South’s Basingstoke area routes.

Brighton & Hove cascade further buses as the Enviro400ERs enter service. 

Christmas / New Year services levels for both Brighton & Hove and Compass Bus.

Brighton & Hove City Council belatedly publish its Bus Network Review.

This 48 page edition with three topical colour photographs is now in the course of being printed, collated and folded.  It should be put into the post during the first week of December.




The following new publications are now available. For details of how to purchase them by post please see our publications page. 
NEW: Brighton Hove & District Fleet History Part 13 - 1971-1974 Vehicles in Southdown/NBC livery with Southdown--B-H&D Fleet Name (published October 2019)

Southdown Enthusiasts Club Fleet Book 2019 updated to May 2019 showing the current fleets of Stagecoach South, Stagecoach South East, Brighton & Hove and First Hampshire & Dorset

Sussex Independents 2019 updated to May 2019 showing the fleets of Compass Bus and other smaller operators in Sussex, together with details of routes that these companies operate

Fleet and Routes 1939 showing the Southdown fleet and routes operated in 1939. This is a completely revised version of the book first published in 1974 including research undertaken for the SEC Southdown Fleet History series.
NEW: Miscellany edition no.154(Published September 2019)