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VehicleVolvo B7RLE-60
B44F Wright Eclipse Urban 2
Number69450 (WX59 BZD)
OperatorFirst Midland Red Buses Limited, Worcester depot
New (10/09) to First Bristol Ltd., Bristol. Passed (12/14) to Leicester Citybus Ltd. (“First Leicester”), Leicester. Withdrawn (c. 10/17). Passed (30/11/17) to First Midland Red Buses Ltd., Worcester
LocationBirmingham City Centre.
DescriptionGetting ready for he Salt Road launch event.
DateSaturday 9th June 2018
SourcePhotograph by Webmaster © Adam Harber
willr7 on Sunday 10th June 2018
What do the blue stripes mean that are on the front of the ‘Salt Road’ buses (next to the destination display)?

AdamH on Sunday 10th June 2018
Someone said it's to indicate you can use Swift payment cards, but I have no idea if that is true.

willr7 on Sunday 10th June 2018
Ah maybe, I was thinking maybe it was something to do with having Euro 6 engines...

AdamH on Monday 11th June 2018
Unlikely as they haven't been converted yet!

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Service 144 timetable dated 10th April 2016 is the Best Match for this photograph.

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