The final Routemaster bus to operate in public service in London south of the Thames crossed Westminster Bridge on Friday lunchtime as the historic vehicles were withdrawn from route 159.
The progress of the final service across Westminster Bridge was slowed by the photographers and film crews
The final Routemaster service passes the South Bank Lion
An enthusiast in Westminster Bridge Road
Photographers and enthusiasts opposite Lambeth North station
The Routemaster replacement on route 159
Routemasters continue to operate 'heritage' services on the central London sections of routes 9 and 15, but despite a campaign by London Lib Dems Routemasters will no longer be seen on scheduled services south of the river.