Journal

Each month, members receive a fully‐illustrated full‐colour 40‐page (on average) Journal,  covering news of bus, tram and railway tickets from the UK and overseas, plus feature articles of historical and current‐day interest, including the long‐established Talking Tickets column discussing British and Irish railway ticket historical topics. There are also book reviews, members advertisements and announcements of all the latest Society Ticket Distributions.

Besides regular news columns, recent issues contained features including …

August 2020   Bumper 48-page issue!  Points from the Past: Blatchford’s Coach … Bailey’s Bus Service, Fangmoss … Reliance Motor Service, Maidenhead … Strood Extension … Identification Please!  …. Yellow Cars …. Ideal Bus Service …. An Interesting Anomaly …. Victory Motor Transport of Ooty …. Wilts & Dorset Extended-Range Insert Setrights … Advertising on West Midlands PTE Autofare 3 Tickets … Ticketer in Wales … Smartcard Round-Up 2; The Big Bus Groups I … Talking Tickets … Specified Carriers 10 – East of Leeds … Cruising from Derby … Tyne & Wear ~ 2 … Worldwide City Sightseeing ~ 3

July 2020

Points from the Past: Direct Bus Services, Alfreton … Breakdown Tickets …. London Transport TIMs … The Cable Tramways of Edinburgh & Their Tickets … Smartcard Round-up 1 ~ National Rail … Ticketer in Wales ~ 1… Talking Tickets: GWR Absorption of the Welsh Companies … GC Section Tickets … Furlough …. Tyne & Wear Pt 1 … Goebel Dating Presses …. Overseas News ~ Spain : Modern Tramways

June 2020

Points from the Past: Glasgow Corporation Tramways ~ Wartime Charitable Activities … Unprecedented Times … Talking Tickets: Two “mystery” printers solved …  Overseas News ~ Bangladesh smartcard … Attilio Baldioli – a small Italian bus operator … Mallorca Annual Passes … Day out to … Scarborough

May 2020

Points from the Past: Tilleys Brighton Busses … Tourle’s Bus Service of Ticehurst … Unprecedented Times … Talking Tickets: Leicester & Swannington Railway … Whitfield Colliery … Why Hackbridge? … The Light Railways of Essex … The Jockey Club of Venezuela …. Overseas News ~ India ~ SmartcardsWorldwide City Sightseeing

April 2020

Points from the Past: The Trolleybus is on the Ticket – a follow-up … Identification Please!TIMs … Talking Tickets: … Joseph Sloper’s Dating Press … Dating Presses for Edmondson Tickets … Tickets from Wuhan City, China