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If you missed hearing the special SHOWBUS music played at the start of the 2004 rally, you can obtain a copy of "A taste of life" by Leon for 8 from SHOWBUS at 6 Fair Ridge, HIGH WYCOMBE. HP11 1PL or order on-line from Holland at leonmusic.com.

December 21st
New gallery for Sydney Buses Volvo B12BLE.
Update to Blue Triangle gallery.
EFE future releases update.

December 15th
Update to Metrobus "other buses" gallery.
New gallery for Ambassatours of Halifax, Nova Scotia.
EFE Fleet Focus for Metrobus.
Tenth EFE releases for 2007.
December 9th
New gallery for Selkent Enviros.
Update to Bee Line gallery with loads of pictures from yellow livery days and pictures of a VR ablaze.
Update to EFE Fleet Focus for Southern Vectis.
Missing pictures from update to Tullamarine Buslines, Melbourne now added.
December 2nd
Final pictures from EFE SHOWBUS International 2007 with eight pages of pictures of Stagecoach, Optares, Arriva, Nationals, Cozy Coaches and Roadliner.
Gallery update for Metrobus Darts.
News on EFE future releases.
Apple Coaches of Slough join the UK Coach Hire Directory.
November 25th
More pictures from EFE SHOWBUS International 2007.
Gallery update for Go-Ahead's Metrobus fleet's doubledeckers.
Ninth EFE releases for 2007.
November 18th
More pictures from EFE SHOWBUS International 2007.
Gallery update for Epsom Coaches.
News on EFE future releases.
November 11th
More pictures from EFE SHOWBUS International 2007.
Update to Midland Red West gallery with more Enviro300s.
Eighth EFE releases for 2007.
November 4th
More pictures from EFE SHOWBUS International 2007 including a special First gallery selection.
Update to Guernseybus gallery.
EFE SHOWBUS International will be on Sunday September 28th in 2008.
Photos from a fire this weekend at SHOWBUS sponsor, Red Rose's depot.
October 28th
More pictures from EFE SHOWBUS International 2007.
Update to Tullamarine Buslines, Melbourne.
October 18th
More pictures from EFE SHOWBUS International 2007 - the Plaxton Centennial display.
BUSES ON THE NET for November.
Update to gallery for Open top Routemasters.
Swift Valley Coaches of Lutterworth joins the UK Coach Hire Directory.
October 12th
More pictures from EFE SHOWBUS International 2007.
Update to galleries for Overseas Routemasters.
October 6th
More pictures from EFE SHOWBUS International 2007 - First, Go-Ahead, Hedingham, Eastern Counties, BA, etc.
Update to gallery for Arriva London singledeckers.
September 30th
More pictures from EFE SHOWBUS International 2007.
Update to gallery for British Airways.
EFE future releases update.
September 23rd
First SHOWBUS 2007 pictures: London entries including Spirit of London
Update to Travel London pictures including new Enviros.
List of this year's SHOWBUS prizewinners.
September 10th
New gallery for NCP Challenger.
Update to gallery for MTL/Arriva Merseyside.
EFE future releases update.
Showbus entries smash 450.
September 3rd
New gallery for Hippo Tours of Singapore with a makeover for our Singapore pages.
Update to our Greenline (privatised) gallery featuring easybus and Citaros.
Update to EFE Greenline Fleet Focus.
Seventh EFE releases for 2007.
Showbus entries surge past 350.
August 27th
New gallery for London General bendibuses and update to London General low floor singledeckers.
Provisional Duxford Tours programme.
EFE future release update.
Rally numbers allocated as entries top 300.
Details of FREE buses to/from Cambridge to Duxford on September 16th on line.
August 20th
New galleries for First Essex non standard liveries.
Update to gallery for Alder Valley Lodekkas.
Sixth EFE releases for 2007.
Showbus entry list tops 250.
Showbus stalls list latest update.
Video clip added to L'OpenTour Paris gallery.
Details of discount tickets to Showbus with an update to our general Showbus information page.
August 16th
New gallery for L'OpenTour Paris.
Update to Stagecoach South gallery.
Update to Newport Transport gallery.
EFE RF Model Focus
August 5th
New gallery for San Diego Metropolitan Transit.
Update to Thamesdown gallery.
Buses on the Net for September.
New gallery for National Bus in Queensland.
July 21st
New gallery for City Sightseeing Cape Town.
Update to Southern Vectis gallery.
SHOWBUS entries hit 150.
July 15th
New Miscellaneous RML Routemasters gallery of Routemasters not in service and updates to the Central area and Country area RML Routemaster in service galleries.
July 8th
New gallery for Baxters Bus Lines in Australia.
Update to First Northampton gallery.
Details of future releases including SHOWBUS model.
July 1st
Showbus 2007 entries top 100 already.
Fifth EFE releases for 2007 and details of future releases.
New former United Counties buses gallery completes the new Mini Gallery for United Counties.
Update to City Sightseeing Australia gallery adding the Perth tour.
June 24th
Check out the stallholders booked in already for EFE SHOWBUS International
Connexxion Coaches completes our new Connexxions Mini Gallery with the old gallery divided with an additional 15 pages.
Update to our Stagecoach United Counties current livery gallery.
EFE Fleet Focus for United Counties.
Fourth EFE releases for 2007.
Woods of Leicester joins the UK Coach Hire Directory.
June 17th
Motts sponsors EFE SHOWBUS International with the loan of support vehicles.
Update to United Counties pre-Stagecoach gallery.
BUSES on the Net for July
BUSES Rally Calendar for December.
New galleries for Connexxion Minibuses and Volvos in Holland with the new 9700.
June 10th
City Sightseeing Ensignbus will be providing the Rally Control bus for EFE SHOWBUS International.
BUSES Rally Calendar for November.
New gallery for Connexxion MAN buses in Holland.
Update to Stagecoach United Counties "stripes" gallery.
Missing pictures from Sinsheim Technik Museum now on line.
Showbus 2007 entries now top 50 already.
June 3rd
Optare sponsors EFE SHOWBUS International.
New gallery for Connexxion Mercedes buses in Holland.
Update to Devon General gallery.
BUSES Rally Calendar for October.
Duxford 2007 site map now available.
May 27th
Red Rose sponsors EFE SHOWBUS International.
New gallery of Connexxion Trams in Utrecht.
Update to First Essex doubledecker gallery.
BUSES Rally Calendar for September.
EFE Fleet Focus for Reading Buses.
EFE future releases update.
Johnsons joins the UK Coach Hire Directory.
PDF version of SHOWBUS 2007 entry form now on line.
First 2007 entries now on line

May 20th
OwnTheWorld.co.uk sponsors EFE SHOWBUS International.
New gallery for Connexxions Schipol Sternet.
BUSES Rally Calendar for August.
Update to gallery for First Essex singledeckers.
Update to EFE Fleet Focus for Eastern National.
Final photos of the Sinsheim weekend at the Sinsheim Technik Museum, in Sinsheim town centre and more from Speyer town centre.
May 13th
Plaxton sponsors EFE SHOWBUS International.
New look to our South African gallery with new gallery for Cape Town's Golden Arrow khaki singledeckers.
Update to Eastern Counties Tilling Red gallery.
EFE Fleet Focus for Eastern Counties.
BUSES Rally Calendar for July.
More photos of the Sinsheim weekend at the Speyer Technik Museum and Speyer town centre.
May 7th
Buses sponsors EFE SHOWBUS International with free advertising.
New Mini Gallery for National Express.
Update to Western SMT gallery.
Update to EFE Fleet Focus for Western Scottish.
BUSES Rally Calendar for June.
Entry forms for SHOWBUS now on line.
On-line forms to book stalls at EFE SHOWBUS International.
Photos of the Bristol RELHs at Sinsheim.
April 29th
Go-Ahead sponsors EFE SHOWBUS International rally plaques for 2007 bearing the 2007 EFE SHOWBUS images of an Oxford Airline coach and OK Motors AEC Reliance.
New galleries for National Express Jonckheere coaches and National Express Plaxton Premier & Excalibur coaches.
Update to Barton gallery.
Update to EFE Fleet Focus for Barton.
Latest on EFE future releases.
BUSES ON THE NET links for the May edition of BUSES.
Photos of the Sinsheim weekend and the special RML model being released follow during the week.
April 23rd
First sponsors EFE SHOWBUS International prize money for 2007.
New galleries for National Express Neoplan coaches, Irizar Century coaches and National Express Irizar PB2000 coaches.
Update to East Yorkshire gallery.
Update to EFE East Yorkshire Fleet Focus.
EFE third releases for 2007, also in PDF.
April 18th
EFE Fleet Focus for National Express.
BUSES Rally Calendar for May.
Update to Grampian/First Aberdeen gallery.
New gallery for Stagecoach in London sold buses.
March 30th
New gallery for National Express Van Hool coaches.
Updates to Stagecoach in London low floor singledeckers.
Update to EFE Fleet Focus for Crosville.
March 24th
BUSES Rally Calendar for April.
Update to Stagecoach in London non low floor doubledeckers pictures.
New gallery for Stagecoach in London Routemasters.
EFE Fleet Focus for Stagecoach East London
Tiger European joins the UK Coach Hire Directory.
March 18th
New gallery for Zuidtangent, Holland.
Update to Stagecoach London low floor doubledecks gallery.
Update to EFE Wallace Arnold Fleet Focus.
Update to BUSES Rally Calendar for March.
Link to Eastern National Tilling Green livery gallery restored.
March 11th
New gallery for National Bus of Melbourne.
Update to Stagecoach London non low floor singledeckers.
Update to EFE Fleet Focus for Wilts & Dorset.
EFE second releases for 2007, also in PDF.
BUSES ON THE NET links for the April edition of BUSES.
Update to Rally Calendar for January & February.
March 4th
Update to gallery for Portsmouth City Transport.
New gallery for Arnhem city buses.
EFE Fleet Focus for Portsmouth.
Latest news on EFE future releases.
February 25th
Sinsheim programme details for prospective entrants.
New gallery for Arnhem trolleybuses.
Update to gallery for Virgin.
Update to EFE Fleet Focus for Ribble.
Exclusive Holidays - Market Harborough Travel joins the UK Coach Hire Directory.
February 18th
New gallery for Skills of Nottingham.
Update to gallery for Seamarks.
Update to EFE Fleet Focus for Southdown.
February 9th
New gallery for National Express Plaxton Paragon & Panther coaches.
Update to gallery for Sydney Artics including the new Bondi Bendis.
Update to EFE Fleet Focus for Southern Vectis.
February 3rd
New gallery for Classic of Annfield Plain.
Update to Solent Blue Line gallery.
Update to EFE Fleet Focus for United Auto.
January 28th
New gallery for Truronian including Dart SLF video clip.
Update for Plymouth Citybus.
Update to EFE Fleet Focus for Royal Blue.
Ridings Coaches joins the UK Coach Hire Directory.
First EFE releases for 2007. Now also available as a PDF file.
Update on EFE future releases.
January 21st
New Mini Gallery for Travel West Midlands and its predecessors, including update to other singledeckers gallery.
EFE Fleet Focus for West Midlands PTE.
Update to gallery for Postbuses.
BUSES ON THE NET links for the February edition of BUSES.
January 14th
New gallery for Coach USA.
Update to EFE Model Focus for Provincial Routemasters.
Update to TWM Metrobuses pictures.
Alan Madrell Coach Hire joins UK Coach Hire Directory.
January 7th
Update to EFE Model Focus for Bristol Lodekkas.
New gallery for TheBus, Hawaii.
Update to TWM Lynxes pictures.
January 3rd
A new gallery for Travel Coventry and an update to the West Midlands PTE gallery.
Update to EFE Model Focus for London RCL.

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