Ever wondered just who, and why, do some people have a deep interest in buses and have dedicated their time to this hobby known as ‘bus spotting’? This hobby, together with its members, has recently seen an increase in media exposure which will hopefully help dispel the common belief that bus enthusiasts are a bunch of weird people.
iJournalist on ChannelNewsAsia
Local bus enthusiasts and their various local online platforms were featured in a ChannelNewsAsia programme called iJournalist in February 2008. We were featured yet again in the show’s second season which highlighted less known facts within the community.
On The Beat on Channel U
Some bus enthusiasts were casually interviewed in this Chinese programme which aired in September 2008.
The segment has been uploaded onto Youtube and is available for viewing:
SPH – omy.sg
Three bus enthusiasts, including myself, were interviewed and featured in omy.sg, Singapore’s first bilingual news and interactive web portal by Singapore Press Holdings Ltd (SPH).