Monthly Archives: April 2016

Weymann at Brooklands

London Bus Museum organised an event to mark the 50th anniversary of the end of bus and coach building at Weymann and Harrington. RVPT took Leopard DP 811 which has a Weymann body and having been built in 1965 it was one of the […]

April 19th, 2016|Latest News|

1775 retrospective

We’ve been sent some images of ‘tank’ 1775 before it came into our collection. These show extensive work being carried out around the offside front wing to remedy corrosion. 1775 has never been restored as such but it has received several repairs and upgrades […]

April 14th, 2016|Latest News|

POPS Rally

On Sunday, May 22, the Potteries Omnibus Preservation Society will hold its annual transport rally and running day based at the Britannia Stadium, Stoke on Trent. Our Harrington Cavalier Leopard, 1036, will attend. Any RVPG members who would like to travel on 1036 to […]

April 13th, 2016|Latest News|

Lion refreshed

Our oldest operational vehicle, Leyland Lion 1161, has been receiving mechanical attention recently, mainly to the radiator. Everything has now been reassembled and it has been successfully started and run around the yard. Road testing will follow and it should be available to attend […]

April 8th, 2016|Latest News|