You couldn't make it up.
Gatcombegate, The Final Word
Stop Press In order to sort out what is clearly a mess, fbb went back to the public domain information, namely the service registrations deposited with the Traffic Commissioners. This reveals that the 36, part of the 6 documentation, was registered on 21st July whilst the 35 is dated 9th August.
Either a change of heart at the last minute ...
Readers may draw whatever conclusion they wish from:-
Fact 6 : The NEW service 36 is to be withdrawn after service on Friday 21st October, just 7 weeks after its secretive un-launch.
Next blog : Saturday September 10th