[Talk-transit] [Talk-gb-westmidlands] Bus operator references

Andy Robinson (blackadder-lists) ajrlists at googlemail.com
Wed Jul 1 17:53:36 BST 2009

Brian Prangle [mailto:bprangle at googlemail.com] wrote:
>Sent: 01 July 2009 5:22 PM
>To: Andy Robinson (blackadder-lists)
>Subject: Re: [Talk-gb-westmidlands] Bus operator references
>You need to get up to date! ;-)

It's not me that needs to get up to date then ;-) it's the Network West
Midlands (aka Centro in this case) Website. For example:


Operator details are at the bottom and the version 3 is dated May 09.

I was hoping our Transport friends might be able to enlighten us.



>You can do this by referring to the excellent new set of maps  and guides
>and individual route leaflets and timetables published by Network West
>Midlands all of which have the operator code of NXWM and from which I got
>all the other operator codes. Thanks for alerting me to the dual operator
>scenario. (The maps do how have crown copyright all over them , but they're
>a handy reference tool)
>I'll have to digest and reflect on Peter's contibrution
>2009/7/1 Andy Robinson (blackadder-lists) <ajrlists at googlemail.com>
>	I'm a bit confused by what are the correct bus operator references
>	mids.
>	For example, Brian is using NXWM for National Express West Midlands
>	would seem logical, however on the Centro website if I check at the
>	of a route number page I find that WMT is still referenced on all
>	timetables and operator code given as WMT not NXWM.
>	Any ideas, I think this crops up with other operators too.
>	Cheers
>	Andy
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