The original 208 terminus was at a splendid shelter outside Dinnington Church.
Another Enquiry Office - OPENED!
Reporting another uncharacteristic move, Sheffield correspondent John sent fbb this astounding note:-
John asks, "When are we to expect the same in Rotherham and Sheffield? Properly staffed enquiry offices are very much needed." And so say all of us.
Back to the Future No 2?
And, Talking Of Centre Doors
Here a picture of the latest BlueStar (GoAhead) bus, on show at the recent Bus and Coach Exhibition at the NEC.
Another Christmas Gift Idea?
Who remember these?
The price - wait for it - a modest (Ha!) £70.
£70 for a coach! Hyper-Ouch!
Once again not really on fbb's list for Santa. Meanie gibs at paying much more that £12, admittedly second hand.
But Santa Has Obliged ...
Readers will have sniggered a little as the old man tried to buy a replacement on an EBay auction.
The model dates from the 1950s and fbb had painted it up to match his station's colourways.
Deep, deep joy! Correspondent and chum Peter has offered to donate the self-same model to the fbb layout. As Peter is a regular visitor to Sidmouth, collection or delivery will be by person and not by postage.
Christmas is coming to fbb mansions!