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March update

Further developments with the three buses mentioned in the previous Blog. After 2057 (TD5 / Alexander lowbridge) had a successful initial outing it got a much longer run which went well. However, the starter motor wasn't engaging properly so we removed it and replaced it [...]

March 27th, 2021|Latest News|

Progress report

A somewhat ironic title for this Blog as severe Covid restrictions mean we can only make limited progress with our projects. Despite that we have moved forward on various issues. In the last Blog mention was made of the problem with 2057's injector pump. This [...]

March 12th, 2021|Latest News|

Events 2021

Unfortunately after considerable thought we have decided to cancel both our principal events for this year, Morecambe and Lytham Hall. We have made arrangements to hold both next year, Morecambe on Sunday May 29th and Lytham Hall on Sunday July 17th. However we will take [...]

February 26th, 2021|Latest News|

Morecambe event cancelled

We're sorry to have to announce cancellation of our planned display and running day at Morecambe in May this year. Although it is still over three months away much of the detailed planning has to be in place by now and with so much uncertainty [...]

February 7th, 2021|Latest News|

A look back

A diversion back to 1996 to look at a couple of our buses as they were then. At that time we were at our base in Inskip which was the first undercover accommodation the group had enjoyed. This allowed us to do our first thorough [...]

February 3rd, 2021|Latest News|

Activity Report

As previously mentioned we can only operate at a much reduced level in the current lockdown. However, some work is continuing including on 1467 our Burlingham PD2. Most recently the offside front wing has been trial fitted although it will not be permanently fixed in [...]

January 19th, 2021|Latest News|

A New Year

Like many we had hoped the new year would bring some relief from Covid-19 but unfortunately the situation has deteriorated. Work at our depot has had to be reduced to a minimal level so work on our restorations is delayed and other crucial repairs and [...]

January 4th, 2021|Latest News|

November report

With our area still subject to restrictions due to Covid only limited work has been possible recently. Despite that we have made progress with PD2 / Burlingham 1467 which has had a number of minor dents on the roof treated. It has also had a [...]

November 17th, 2020|Latest News|

October update

Another near lockdown in Lancashire has restricted our activities recently but we've managed to make some progress. Royal Tiger 377 now has its rear windows fitted which means the external glazing is complete. Glass has also been fitted to the doors but these are not [...]

October 6th, 2020|Latest News|

Cancellation of Cavalcade

We're sorry to have to announce the cancellation of our cavalcade plan for Saturday, October 3rd. This was planned as a one off event in a year when our other events were cancelled. However, the recent decision to impose severe curbs on activity in Lancashire [...]

September 23rd, 2020|Latest News|