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Farewell bid to iconic 'bubble car' trains

Local residents and train enthusiasts flocked to Princes Risborough station on Friday 19 May, to say farewell to the iconic Class 121 ‘Bubble Cars’, which after 57 years have secured a place in history as Britain’s longest serving diesel trains.

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Bid farewell to the iconic bubble cars

Extra “Bubble Car” services scheduled to say farewell to iconic train

In response to increased interest from customers wishing to travel on the heritage class 121 Bubble Cars before they are retired on 19 May, Chiltern Railways has announced additional services for the final week of service.

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London Midland has advised against travelling to London Euston this evening.

Trains restored on London Midland routes to and from Euston

Rail services have been restored on the West Coast Main Line after yesterday’s fire in north London.

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Aylesbury commuters warned to expect busier services this evening

Aylesbury commuters warned to expect busier services this evening

Extra passengers could be on Aylesbury-bound rail services this evening, after London Euston Station had to be evacuated.

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The number of people risking their lives trespassing in the South East hits five-year-high

Number of people risking their lives trespassing in the South East hits five-year-high

Across Britain, one person trespasses on the railway every hour, putting their lives in danger.

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A familiar site to many Aylesbury residents

More than 3,400 people have signed a petition calling for improvements to Aylesbury’s road network.

The petition was set up by Aylesbury resident Kevin Cox  after a burst water main on the A41 in March caused three days of traffic gridlock.

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Average commuter spends �48K in their career - just to get to work

Average commuter spends £48K in their career - just to get to work

The average British commuter will spend over £48,000 across their working lifetime - just to get to the office.

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Parts of Aylesbury have ground to a halt after a lorry has crashed on Broughton Bridge

Roads petition ends with more than 3,400 signatures while Aylesbury potholes are repaired thanks to help from the Herald

More than 3,400 people have signed a petition calling for improvements to Aylesbury’s road network.

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Vintage 301 bus a rare sight in Aston Clinton village

Vintage 301 bus a rare sight in Aston Clinton village

A nostalgic sight greeted residents of Aston Clinton at the weekend when the old 301 bus passed through the village.

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A man has been killed in a collision on the A413

Man dies after collision with car transporter

A man has died after a vehicle collided with a car transporter on March 3 (Monday) on the A413.

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Penn Road Crossing

Third level crossing in Aylesbury closed after "deliberate misuse"

The Penn Road footpath level crossing has been closed by network rail after 'deliberate misuse'

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Fire and rescue services have been dispatched to the scene

UPDATED: Severe delays expected as vehicle collides with car transporter on Buckingham Road

Buckinghamshire Fire and Rescue have confirmed that a car has crashed into a car transporter this afternoon.
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The iconic bubble trains are set to be retired this may, having been in operation since the 60s

Chiltern Railways line 'Bubble cars' set to make their last trip in May

The affectionately named ‘Bubble Cars’, that run on the Chiltern Railways line between Princes Risborough and Aylesbury, are due to make their last journey on the Chiltern Railways route on Friday 19 May.

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Artists Impression of how HS2 might look

HS2: £170m contract scrapped after 'conflict of interest' row

A top director of HS2 has dropped out after accusations of cronyism, after a contract was handed to a company with close ties to senior HS2 executives.
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Parts of Aylesbury have ground to a halt after a lorry has crashed on Broughton Bridge

UPDATE: Transport for Bucks on Broughton Lane Bridge: " Will remain closed for month, possibly longer " after crash

A lorry has collided with Broughton Crossing Bridge this lunchtime.
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Map showing future road improvements in Buckingham

Blueprint to improve transport system has been 'adopted' by Buckinghamshire County Council

The Buckingham Transport Strategy aims to make it easier for people to travel by public transport or bike, improve access to the town centre and new estates and make journey times more reliable.

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POTHOLES     (NEWS)   MRW    16/4/2014  

Potholes ! 

Mill Road in Waterlooville - very dangerous potholes litter the length of the road 

Picture: Malcolm Wells (141158-8927) PPP-140416-192808003

£11million to be spent on county roads and pavements - tell us how you think it should be spent

More than £11 million is set to be spent on much needed improvements to our roads this year.

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Plan your routes

Where is Transport for Buckinghamshire is working next week? Look no further.....

During the course of next week, Transport for Buckinghamshire will be carrying out work at the following locations.
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Mark Shaw, Buckinghamshire County Council

Buckinghamshire County Councillor Mark Shaw responds to public traffic petition

Cabinet member for Transportation at Buckinghamshire County Council, is 'unhappy' about the impact of Thames Water emergency work.

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Aylesbury grinds to a halt after roadworks cause chaos

A41 roadworks cause gridlock on Tring Road

Traffic on the Tring Road is backed up into the town centre, after roadworks cause chaos.
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