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# school-bus - Wednesday 4 September, 2019

Motorcyclist (20) dies following collision with school bus in Leitrim

The driver of the bus, aged in his 60s, received minor injuries.

# school-bus - Tuesday 7 May, 2019

Emergency services attend scene of collision involving school bus in west Cork

The incident happened near Durrus in the west of the county.

# school-bus - Tuesday 29 January, 2019

Around 10 children taken to hospital after school bus crashes into bridge in Dublin

The incident happened at around 10.45am at Blakestown Road, Mulhuddart.

# school-bus - Saturday 1 September, 2018

Parents to protest march children 10km to school after access denied to bus service two weeks before term

Some students who were granted tickets in previous years have been denied them for the coming school term.

# school-bus - Monday 23 July, 2018

Catholic mother loses case after claiming girl turned down for school bus scheme on religious grounds

The family were told the girl wasn’t eligible for the free scheme because there was a suitable school nearby.

# school-bus - Tuesday 10 April, 2018

23 children killed after Indian school bus plunged off mountain

Initial reports indicated the bus driver was speeding as he took the children home and lost control at the edge of the gorge.

# school-bus - Friday 9 February, 2018

Witnesses sought to Limerick school bus collision

The incident occurred on Wednesday morning.

School bus stopped by gardaí due to badly worn tyres and rust is taken out of service

The Department of Education said the “safety of children travelling on the school transport service is of paramount importance”.

# school-bus - Friday 15 December, 2017

Death toll from French school bus crash rises to six

Prime Minister Edouard Philippe said the process of identifying the victims was “extremely difficult”.

# school-bus - Thursday 14 December, 2017

Four children dead after school bus and train collide in France

The incident happened this afternoon, close to the city of Perpignan.

# school-bus - Thursday 14 September, 2017

Eight children taken to hospital after school bus crash

None of the children received serious injuries.

# school-bus - Friday 27 January, 2017

Lucky escape for schoolchildren after plank of wood goes through school bus windscreen

The bus driver told Highland Radio: “When you step back and look at it, it’s scary.”

# school-bus - Saturday 27 August, 2016

'No child should be left on the side of the road': Rural TDs row over school buses

John Halligan said all children that are eligible are getting a seat on their local school bus.

# school-bus - Monday 6 June, 2016

Six children and eight adults killed as school bus plunges into canal in Turkey

The bus was returning from a school trip to a park and museum late last night.

# school-bus - Saturday 21 May, 2016

From The Daily Edge 12 things that happened on every Irish school tour bus Hail To The Bus Driver

12 things that happened on every Irish school tour bus

The wheels on the bus go round and round…

# school-bus - Monday 14 September, 2015

# school-bus - Wednesday 7 May, 2014

Allegations about Bus Éireann handed over to the gardaí

The documents contain allegations about individuals within Bus Éireann and bus operators who dealt with the company.

# school-bus - Thursday 24 April, 2014

Bus Éireann 'expects to be able' to replace school bus services after company goes bust

Lough Swilly Bus Company, Ireland’s oldest bus company, entered receivership earlier this month.

# school-bus - Saturday 25 May, 2013

16 children die in Pakistan school bus fire

The blaze was apparently caused by a spark when the driver of the dual-fuel van switched from gas to petrol.

# school-bus - Sunday 12 May, 2013

GALLERY: Check out how quiet Busaras is during the strike Busaras This post contains images

GALLERY: Check out how quiet Busaras is during the strike

For context, it’s usually busier than this.

Some school pupils will be affected by Bus Éireann strike tomorrow

Most school pupils will be unaffected by the strike action by workers at the bus company.

# school-bus - Tuesday 6 November, 2012

Woman who drove on pavement ordered to wear 'idiot' sign

The woman was caught on camera driving on a pavement to avoid a school bus that was unloading children.

# school-bus - Tuesday 23 October, 2012

Bus Éireann welcomes High Court ruling on school transport scheme

The court found that the Bus Éireann does not have a contract with the Government, so the scheme does not have to be put out to tender.

# school-bus - Wednesday 10 October, 2012

Pakistan medics remove bullet from shot child activist

14-year-old Malala Yosafzai is intensive care after being shot in the head by the Taliban on her school bus.

# school-bus - Tuesday 9 October, 2012

Condemnation after Pakistan child rights activist (14) shot in head

Malala Yousafzai led a campaign for the right to education for children. She was shot in the head on her school bus.

# school-bus - Monday 30 July, 2012

From The Daily Edge VIDEO: Living on a bus, living on an old school bus Bus Living This post contains videos

VIDEO: Living on a bus, living on an old school bus

A US couple have converted a school bus (which still goes) into a two-storey home.

# school-bus - Wednesday 11 April, 2012

VIDEO: 13-year-old boy saves school bus as driver passes out Pupil Of The Month This post contains videos

VIDEO: 13-year-old boy saves school bus as driver passes out

Quick-thinking pupil Jeremy Wuitschick managed to guide the bus to a stop – as this clip shows…

# school-bus - Thursday 8 March, 2012

Two children found living in abandoned school bus in Texas

The parents of the children, who are aged 5 and 11, are believed to be in prison for embezzling money from hurricane victims.

# school-bus - Tuesday 13 December, 2011

15 children killed in Chinese school bus crash

Locals said that they tried to pull children from the wreckage after a bus crashed into a ditch, but that some of those killed drowned in the waist-high water.

# school-bus - Friday 21 October, 2011

Displaced Priory Hall children will be bussed to old schools

Funding has been provided for a school bus to bring the children from their temporary accommodation.