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    Daniel Jones

    He genuinely doesn't know how he got interested in buses, it’s hard to believe anyone could gain an interest in an environment of old, musty-smelling Darts! However, he says that his interest probably stems from the R-registration Volvo Olympians that Arriva Wrexham had from new back in 1998 (R233-9 AEY) which fascinated him from new, as well as the Mercedes-Benz minibuses which were the mainstay of the area.

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  • End Of The Road

    End Of The Road2

    • News
    • 29th November 2019

    After 10 years of reporting on the latest bus news in North West England, North Wales and on the Isle of Man, the team behind The North West Bus Blog have decided not to renew our website hosting in January 2020.

  • Arriva Sapphire adds sparkle to Chester and Wrexham

    Arriva Sapphire adds sparkle to Chester and Wrexham0

    Designed to get first-time users and reluctant bus users out of their cars and on public transport, Arriva’s Sapphire scheme is an interesting idea.

  • Arriva Sapphire is ‘True Blue’

    Arriva Sapphire is ‘True Blue’0

    • News
    • 20th February 2013

    Arriva is faced with a conundrum that many of the large-scale operators in the UK have seen as they confront falling ridership; how can they tempt people away from their own private transport and into the bus?