Monthly Archives: October 2014

More depot moves

The restructuring of our depot continues. The latest move has seen more space created by removing one surplus vehicle to outside storage and the disposal of another. The donation to the Trust of a 1931 Leyland Lion which is fully restored means that the […]

October 30th, 2014|Latest News|

Film crew visit

We were visited last week by Factory Television who are making a film about the history of British coaching. To provide a contrast we took them out on Cheetah 1568 and Leopard / Duple 1052. The former was filmed around Wrea Green, the latter […]

October 30th, 2014|Latest News|

Depot reorganisation

Saturday, October 18 was the chosen day to make major changes to the layout of part of our main depot. The objective was to move our restoration projects into a better work space and start moving out a couple of buses which are to […]

October 21st, 2014|Latest News|

Skipton Running Day

As usual RVPT supported the Aire Valley Group’s running day at Skipton on Sunday, October 12th. The day began in thick mist as Jonathan’s atmospheric shot of a Lancashire United TS illustrates. After lunch the sun shone brightly and many visitors enjoyed travelling on […]

October 13th, 2014|Latest News|

1467, 1019, 1279 progress

Early October saw more work on PD2 / Burlingham 1467 with panels replaced towards rear and new interior wheel arches made and fitted.

RE /ECW 1019 has received new panelling and side strips are being dry fitted.

White Lady 1279 has had its floor “infrastructure” renewed […]

October 7th, 2014|Latest News|