IN frocks and high heels rather than in pushchairs
and nappies, these are the Walton sextuplets whose birth in 1983 made headlines around the world.
A few times I have been allowed on to the bus with my buggy and have had to stand in the gangway, feeling uncomfortable and annoyed with the bus driver for allowing me on, clearly knowing the "buggy zone" was full; not just with pushchairs
but passengers of all ages too.
Yet we see every day young girls with monstrous pushchairs
cluttering the entrance of our buses.
magazine looked at 21 different pushchairs
, from basic strollers to trendy threewheelers and baby "travel systems" that include a car seat.
IN RESPONSE to J Young's comments about pushchairs
on buses (Your Say, October 20), just think yourself lucky to be able to take pushchairs
on to the bus at all.
So, when it comes to nursery equipment like cots, prams and pushchairs
, they need to be up to the job.
Aston Tansley, five weeks, and Mitchell Cartwright, 18 months, only survived because both had been strapped into pushchairs
by their parents.
On my one journey (No 31) there was one large pushchair
not folded on the luggage rack, ready to fall off, four pushchairs
in their places and two in the aisle.
WHY do some drivers allow pushchairs
to block the exit to the bus (heaven help us if the bus crashed and people found the exit blocked by pushchairs
45am yesterday after spotting people carrying boxes away from an industrial unit storing prams, pushchairs
and other baby equipment.
If too many pushchairs
are on the bus, then surely that's the fault of the driver for allowing too many on.
Peter Robinson and his partner Joanne Pratt say there is not enough help available for mums with pushchairs
at the station.