And we still await the "Underground style" easy to understand new route map. The boss of Stagecoach spoke with unfettered enthusiasm earlier in the year ...
Buses for Sheffield ought to be so very simple. Proper branding of the buses (easy), labelling of the bus stops (a doddle), a new network map (unnecessary!); all cheap and cheerful ways to promote bus travel in the city.
One idea as yet untried is to print some timetable leaflets for the upcoming changes; or even for the changes that happened over a week ago. Try it, folks - you might encourage people to travel by bus.
But you cannot promote the "unacceptable face of commercialism"; however, IF you must make cuts, at last make them sensible and NOT like the 83.83a or incomprehensible like the X10/10 nonsense expounded in yesterday's blog.
Buses for Sheffield - RIP?
P.S. Friday service withdrawal (see yesterday's blog). fbb is glad to see that First are operating buses on Fridays after all. So this week's competition (no prizes) involves spotting the difference between the timetables for ...
Some extra Maltby bits have been postponed until tomorrow.
Next Maltby (plus) blog : Saturday 5th May