List of Former Municipal Bus Companies of The United Kingdom

List Of Former Municipal Bus Companies Of The United Kingdom

This is a list of former municipal bus companies of the United Kingdom and a brief description of their fate, with the exception of the several municipals which disappeared in 1968 and 1974 with the formation of the PTE bus operations.

Of the remaining municipals, post-1986 many were sold off or collapsed in the process of bus deregulation, which required their separation into stand-alone arms length companies.

Only a handful of municipal operators remain, with some securing their futures with equity partnership deals with private operators. Of the remaining operators, Cardiff Bus, Lothian Buses and Nottingham City Transport are the largest.

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... The companies listed here were sold or ceased operating after 1986 ... with Darwen Borough Council and integrated it with its Lancashire United subsidiary ... The undertaking had been under municipal control or ownership for over 100 years ...

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