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'Ghost bus' makes final journey

The once-weekly 'rail replacement' bus between Ealing Broadway and Wandsworth Road made its final run today. The service was put on to replace a train service between Birmingham and Brighton which ceased in 2008 at a cost of £500 per week.

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The end of the road for the ghost bus

Once a week for five years, it's run between Ealing and Wandsworth.

It didn't appear on any timetable, it rarely had any passengers and it's been costing taxpayers £450 a week.

So, is this the country's most useless bus service?

Ria Chatterjee reports.

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