Monthly Archives: March 2016

Ribble in the south

We don’t get to display our buses in the south of England that often but in April we will be making¬†two appearances in connection with anniversaries. Saturday, April 2 is the Heritage Transport Show at the Kent County Showground at Detling. Touring coach 1036, […]

March 30th, 2016|Latest News|

Painstaking work

Vintage bus restoration is a long way removed from modern industrial production methods. PD2 1349 has a Leyland metal framed body which incorporates a large quantity¬†of wood inserts. All have to be shaped and carefully aligned so that when the panels are fitted the […]

March 30th, 2016|Latest News|

Morecambe Running Day

Reminder that our well established running day and display at Morecambe will be held this year on Sunday, healing May 29th. Details can be found in the events section of this site. You can also keep up to date via our related Facebook […]

March 17th, 2016|Latest News|

377 progress

Royal Tiger 377 continues to progress. The complex rebuilding of the rear sections is almost complete and the emergency door is now fitted. Internal cove panels are being fitted at floor level on both sides of the bus and in the near future some […]

March 4th, 2016|Latest News|

1775 active again

PD3 1775 has passed its MoT and is now ready for active service in 2016. It was rested last year and prior to its MoT the rear brake linings were replaced and a number of minor issues were dealt with. All being well it […]

March 4th, 2016|Latest News|