… the Yarmouth Road?
Hard to believe, but a park-and-ride double-decker bus exploded on the eastern outskirts of Norwich, at Thursday tea-time.
Nobody of the forty passengers hurt (thanks to a quick-witted driver who earned his MBE — or better — the hard way), but something remarkable all the same.
The full story is here. Explanations must surely follow.
Anyone who has seen a vehicle, in WW2 tank-regiments slang, “brew up”, will recognise a terrifying situation. This one was out-of-town sufficiently to avoid what could have been a very nasty one indeed.
No, ladies and gentlemen: Malcolm is not being trivial.
Unlike the present government and privatizers generally he takes the whole notion of public transport very seriously. If only because he and his family use it.