(at last!) fbb will blog SOON
A PDF of the opening brochure is here
It's a very big file!
Stagecoach times are here
Whippet times are here
Nice to see it's operated by Routemasters!
fbb has been reminiscing about youthful visits to Wellingborough. Alas he has not visited that locality since his student days, but has passed through, at speed; initially on High Speed Trains ...
Presumably the Council minion whose job it was to photocopy and post notices was not required to show any knowledge of local bus services in his (or her) CV. Equally the managers' consummate skill ("we'd better put up a notice; people might still wait there") does not extend to thinking what might be helpful to the public.
STOP PRESS from our Northampton correspondent. Regular readers will remember that, from September, Northamptonshire Council is replacing all those nasty, expensive subsidised buses with a new and innovative network of ...
... nasty, expensive subsidised buses. Under this "cunning plan", so cunning and "innovative" that it would be a credit to Baldrick, the W4 service returns to the Station from September after a pointless gap of four months, during which time the few potential passengers will have found alternative arrangements. Well done all concerned.