Route History

10.11.90
HL
RW
RW
RW

EALING BROADWAY - Uxbridge Road - Hanwell BRoadway - Boston Road - Boston Manor Road - Half Acre then BRENTFORD County Court
New Midibus Route to replace withdrawn section of Route E1

RW68 Haven Green RW68 Haven Green North Side

27.03.93
G
9RW
6RW
Joint with E2

EALING BROADWAY - BRENTFORD County Court
Hanwell closed - allocation moved to Greenford (G)

MA28 Ealing Broadway MA28 Ealing Broadway

24.05.97
AH81+
8DP
8DP
4DP
Armchair Logo Contract REASSIGNED to Armchair

EALING BROADWAY - BRENTFORD Commerce Road
Diverted at Half Acre Brentford to Commerce Road Brentford ( Armchair base )

DP1027
DP1027 Ealing Broadway Station

27.05.02
AH81+
10DP
9DP
5DP

EALING BROADWAY - BRENTFORD Commerce Road
Contract renewal

19.11.04
AH81+
10DP
9DP
7DP
Armchair taken over by Metroline.

EALING BROADWAY - BRENTFORD Commerce Road
New operator

06.01.07
AH81+
10DP+
9DP
7DP
    1DT/237    

EALING BROADWAY - BRENTFORD Commerce Road
Contract formally transferred to Metroline Travel.
One double deck SDO journey added from Ealing to Brentford.

DP1047 Brentford DP1047 Brentford High Street

30.05.09
AH81+
10DE
9DE
6DE

EALING BROADWAY - BRENTFORD Commerce Road
Contract renewed and Enviro type introduced

DE995 DE995 in the revised Metroline livery without the blue skirt

30.05.14
AH81+
10DE
9DE
6DE

EALING BROADWAY - BRENTFORD Commerce Road
Contract extended for two years

OTH973 Ealing Broadway OTH973 Ealing Broadway

Taken from 2014 map drawn by Mike Harris
busmap.co.uk

28.05.16
AH81+
15VW
15VW
10VW

EALING BROADWAY  -  West Ealing  -  Hanwell  -  Boston Manor  -  Brentford  -  Isleworth  -  HOUNSLOW Bell Corner
Contract renewal
Extended from Brentford to Hounslow Bell Corner, with double deck buses now running on all journeys.
Within Brentford, the route will no longer serve Commerce Road.


VW1588 Half Acre, Brentford VW1588 waits to turn right into Brentford High Street on the way to a new destination

29.05.21
AH81+
15VW
15VW
10VW

EALING BROADWAY  -  HOUNSLOW Bell Corner
Contract extended for two years

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Current Blind



E8

 

 

2018 map
Taken from 2018 map drawn by Mike Harris
busmap.co.uk

Operating Garages

HL Hanwell
Crew Changeover point outside garage

AH Brentford
Crew Changeover point at garage or Canal Bridge from May 2016

Live visual

 

 

 

© Ian Armstrong 2022
Date of edit   Saturday, 02.07.22