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The Railway Bookshop on Macklin Street, Derby has now closed due to the retirement of the owner Chris Canner. I wish Chris all the best, and a well deserved rest.


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Enthusiasts Sites | Photos | Yahoo Groups / forums | Model Buses | Public Transport | Local Operators | Bus dealers |

Oneman's blog. Oneman's blog. A look at transport happenings in the East Midlands and beyond.
Dennis Basford: Rails Roads and Runways blog. Dennis Basfords blog, on rail, road and runways.
Focus Transport Regular updates can be found on the focus transport website, on all sorts of transport related topics, near and far.
Transpire Transpire - The Chesterfield Bus Society website. Regular updates on local bus news + many photos. Top site.
Chesterfield 123 Preservation Group: Website for the 123 preservation group, who preserve several buses including former Trent leopard 109 (PRA 109R). They also organise the best rallies and running days in the area!
Mr Bs web site
All about many varieties of trains, aswell as pages for Derbys ailsas and Fleetlines giving there historys and photos. Also has a Blue Apple page.
South Yorkshire Transport website: Information about the buses of South Yorkshire.
Travel South Yorkshire Forum A forum for more or less anything related to transport in the South Yorkshire area.
The Bus Zone: A well set out site with news, photos and much more of the bus operators of Reading, Oxford and Warwickshire, aswell as a brief intro to other operators around the UK. Also includes links to model buses info, and other bus related sites.
The Optare Excel website
A website dedicated to the Leeds built Optare Excel. Where are they now? Which ones have been lost? Find out here.
Bristol VR news
A website full of Bristol VR information, including up to date lists and news.


Car insurance from eCar Insurance Motorbike insurance from eBike Insurance Van insurance from eVan Insurance Home insurance from eHome Insurance Courier insurance from eCourier Insurance
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Next Stop Productions:

A good selection of quality transport DVDs and VHS, from Next Stop Productions.

Simons Bus Photos:

Bus photos from several locations in the UK. Photos around Derby showing both the past and present bus scene.

Tony Griffins Bus, Lorry & Railway Archive:

A great selection of historic and more modern photos mainly around the Derby area.

Vince Shirleys Derby Bus Photos Bus photos of Trent buses and associated companies by Vince Shirley.
Ben Morrolls Transport photos Photos of buses from all over the UK. Including Trent Barton and Arriva Derby.
Ians Nottingham Bus Photos Photos of Nottingham buses. From larger operators such as, TrentBarton and Nottingham City Transport, to local independants.
Jims Bus Photos Photos of buses all over the UK, including the East Midlands area.
Christopher Lowes Bus Photos Bus photos by Christopher Lowe.
Colin Humphreys Photo collection Bus photos by Colin Humphreys.
DJS transport photos Local bus photos by Daniel Stone.
Jimmy Sheng's bus photos Jimmy Sheng's Bus Photographs. An excellent collection of bus photos from around the UK, although mainly London.


Enthusiasts Sites | Photos Yahoo Groups/Forums | Model Buses | Public Transport | Local Operators | Bus dealers |

Derby Bus Forum A forum to discuss issues regarding buses in Derby and beyond.
East Midlands Transport Forum A forum to discuss issues regarding public transport in the East Midlands.
Travel South Yorkshire Forum A forum for more or less anything related to transport in the South Yorkshire area.
Arriva Fox County Discussion group for Arriva Fox County, including Derby operations 
Dunn Line Group The Dunn Line group is for the general discussion of Dunn Line Nottingham, Durham Travel, and the former Mass operations in Lincoln.
Peak District Locals Discussion group for the Peak District operators
UK Bus East Mids Discussion Group for operators in the East Midlands area
Wellglade Group Discussion group, for the Wellglade group of companies - Trent Barton, notts + derby and Kinchbus. 


Enthusiasts Sites | Photos|Yahoo Groups / forums | Model Buses | Public Transport | Local Operators | Bus dealers |

Peak District Model Buses Code 3 painted models of buses from the peak.
Diecast Buses Forum A discussion group for diecast model buses
Jims Diecast Models Friendly reliable service from Jim.  Quick responses. 
Auto Models Model buses and more at reasonable prices.
Triple R Models Another good model shop with reasonable prices.
British Model buses Up to date news and information for the model bus world
COL Display Cabinets Made to measure display cabinets for diecast buses, or just about anything else you wish to display in a cabinet 


Enthusiasts Sites | Photos|Yahoo Groups /forums | Model Buses | Public Transport| Local Operators | Bus dealers |

Derbyshire County Council Official site, includes latest changes, timetables and journey planner


Enthusiasts Sites | Photos|Yahoo Groups / forums | Model Buses | Public Transport | Local Operators| Bus dealers |

Arriva Midlands The official Arriva site. Timetables, latest news and other information for individual Arriva areas.
Bowers buses Information on Bowers services in the local area.
Felix Well established bus and coach operator based in Stanley, Derbyshire. Provides coach hire, day excursions and local bus services in the Derby and Ilkeston areas.
Fowlers Travel Fowlers Travel of Holbeach Drove Lincolnshire. Not local local, but an informative and interesting site.
Hawkes Coaches Coach hire, day trips, tours and excursions
Harpurs Coaches Offers coach hire for contract transport and excursions, with a variety of vehicles available. Friendly & reliable service.
Littles Travel Littles Travel. Coach hire for all occasions, and holiday tours.
Midland Classic Local bus operator in Burton and Swadlincote areas. Private hire, including Routemaster hire.
Premiere buses Details of Premieres operations in the Nottingham area.
Trent Barton trent barton official web site, which includes timetables and the latest news


Enthusiasts Sites | Photos|Yahoo Groups / forums | Model Buses | Public Transport | Local Operators | Bus dealers / breakers|

Albert Looms Ltd Albert Looms vehicle dismantlers, based in Spondon, Derby. Parts can be removed before being scrapped.  Many parts for sale. 
Ensign Bus dealer.
Southdown PSV Bus dealer. New and used buses for sale.
Stafford Bus Centre Bus dealer based in stafford. New and used buses for sale.


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