Welcome to the RVPT website

Events page link

To get the best out of the site take a look at each of the drop down tabs from the headings at the top of the home page.

On the Home Page you will find the blog which gives frequent updates on our activities. If you are new to the site you can click on the Blog tab and see all the blogs in date order. These will give you a feel for what we’ve been doing.

About Us gives a brief history of the Trust and there are profiles of most of the buses in our collection. The Events tab provides information on events we are organising and some of those we plan to attend as guests. Our Links page takes you to some of our friends and you can learn more about how to support us by looking at the Membership tab.

Please click contact us (opens in a new tab) or use the ‘contact’ link, above, if you have any questions or comments.

We hope you enjoy the site.

Read Our Blog

2611, 2021

November update

November 26th, 2021|Comments Off on November update

Plenty going on in the depot now that the 'season' is over. We have four active restoration projects, Royal Tiger 377, early Leyland National 382, Stagecoach B10M / [...]

2209, 2021

Vehicle developments

September 22nd, 2021|Comments Off on Vehicle developments

After an initially successful engine transplant on PD3 1775 new problems emerged. It has been necessary to remove the head and remedy oil leaks. This work is underway [...]

1009, 2021

Bus naming

September 10th, 2021|Comments Off on Bus naming

Our Stagecoach era Trident has been named Douglas Bailey MBE in memory of our late friend and colleague. Douglas spent his career in the public transport industry including [...]