Monthly Archives: February 2020

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Restoration progress

Various projects making progress this month. PD2 / Burlingham 1467 now has a new exhaust system installed and the links to the rear brakes are mainly in place. In addition to the fitting of windows to lowbridge PD2 1349 attention has also been paid to [...]

February 26th, 2020|Latest News|

RVPT at Kirkby Stephen

The bus rally  at Kirkby Stephen will take place as usual at the Easter weekend, April 11-12. RVPT plan to attend with ECW Atlantean 1481 in service both days and Park Royal Atlantean 1397 in service on the Sunday.  The free service  from Brough to [...]

February 23rd, 2020|Latest News|

Ribble book reprint

The book written by Roger Davies and published by Classic Bus Publishing to mark the centenary of Ribble proved to be very popular and sold out. We're pleased to report that it has now been reprinted and can be obtained direct from the publisher. It [...]

February 21st, 2020|Latest News|

New arrivals

The Trust's collection policy includes Stagecoach era buses which have operated in the former Ribble areas. The B10M / Plaxton coach which was Stagecoach Ribble 109 has been in the collection for some time. Another member of the same batch has been acquired as a [...]

February 19th, 2020|Latest News|

February activity

Work continues on our projects. PD2 1349 is having windows fitted which is a lengthy process as it requires the recently made window pans to be matched up to the new glass and fitted in place with new window rubber. The upstairs front windows are [...]

February 14th, 2020|Latest News|