Welcome to the RVPT website

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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. We hope you enjoy the site.

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

 

Read Our Blog

512, 2018

1775 progress

The major rebuild of 1775’s engine has continued over the past two weeks:_

1) Valves removed from cylinder heads
2) Valve seats cleaned up and “decarbonised”
3) Mating surfaces cleaned […]

2211, 2018

1775’s engine

An earlier blog explained that 1775 had engine problems. The bus is now undergoing repairs at our depot. It displayed some signs of overheating and water loss, […]

1611, 2018

1523 moves on

The Burlingham bodied PD3s made a big impact when they first appeared in 1957. RVPT has had two examples in the collection for many years, 1523 and […]

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