This autumn’s collection of elderly buses in the Rochdale, Oldham and Tameside areas.
In the last quarter, the step entrance double decker seems to be dwindling in numbers. Older low floor equivalents seem to have been cascaded. Most notably in Bury and Rochdale where Mercedes Citaros ply their trade. This summer saw the departure of Greater Manchester’s only Dennis Arrow with 34088, a First Greater Manchester Volvo Olympian set to follow her.
Even so, the older low floor vehicles provide some interest and variation to the standard Wright StreetLites, Enviro400s and Volvo B9TLs.
Being as Monday’s usually a pretty pants night for television after Coronation Street’s two episodes, sit back, relax, pour your favourite drink and switch a device of some description on. Fire up the tablet, PC or the smartphone…