Monthly Archives: May 2015

Work continues

After the flurry of activity in connection with our Morecambe running day we’re back to restoration work on our current projects. Over the past couple of weeks the main focus has been on Royal Tiger 377 and PD2 1349. The former has had most […]

May 30th, 2015|Latest News|

Morecambe Running Day

Sunday, May 24th began with heavy rain and leaden skies, not ideal for displaying buses on the promenade. Fortunately the day improved and although never warm it was bright and dry. Our 5th Morecambe event included displays of buses and coaches on the promenade […]

May 25th, 2015|Latest News|

Our big day

Our well established vintage bus running day and display at Morecambe is almost here. On Sunday, May 24th we will have a display of buses on the promenade near to the Midland Hotel and at the Festival Market car park opposite the Midland. A […]

May 22nd, 2015|Latest News|

Our Lion Purrs

Our oldest operational bus, Lion 1161, has been receiving attention to its braking system.¬†Work had involved adjusting or making new brake rods and adjustable ends to balance the forces equally on the wheels. The next stage was to overhaul the vacuum brake servo which […]

May 16th, 2015|Latest News|

Much activity

Plenty going on at our depot as well as all the admin work required to finalise our Morecambe running day. DP Leopard 811 is being fitted with a new foot brake valve while Lion 1161 is receiving major adjustments to its braking system. Restoration […]

May 10th, 2015|Latest News|

Morecambe preparation

Only three weeks now to our big day in Morecambe. Work has started on checking and cleaning our buses for the running day and display. Our various guest vehicles will be doing the same. Details are in our events section but in summary we […]

May 3rd, 2015|Latest News|