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  • Sat, 21/09/2019 (All day) Kingsbridge Running Day 2019

    As usual we will be planning to attend this event put on by Thames Valley & Great Western Omnibus Trustregistered charity which established in 2008 “to advance education of public in history of public road passenger transport and in particular history of those companies and types of vehicles operated through Thames Valley and Great Western road transport corridors”; TV&GWOT's defined operating area consists of ten local authority areas between West London and Cornwall, hence strap-line “Fro’ Paddington to Penzance” reflecting the extent of the Great Western Railway Road Motors operations over the period 1903 to 1929 and successor companies from then until the present day.

    This is a popular event and is on the yearly calendar!


    More details to follow closer to the time about vehicle entry and attendance.



  • Sat, 12/10/2019 (All day) Isle of Wight Beer, Buses and Walks 2019

    We are attending the annual Isle of Wight Beer, Buses and Walks event for 2019.

    1254Former Western National Bristol LHS 1254 (VOD 124K), one of six purchased for Mousehole - Penzance route; acquired privately by Steve and Paul towards the end of 2017 is currently planned to be in attendance again having being very popular at the 2018 event, but we are up to debate on the second vehicle to be going, we may even be currently considering a 3rd.... well at least Steve is!

    From just 4 in 2017 to 16 of us going in 2018..... how many are coming with us in 2019? We make it a long weekend away leaving on the Friday and returning on the Monday. We stay in the premier Inn at Sandown. Booking in advanced is recommended (At the time of publishing Saver rate is just £102.50 for the three nights!). Speak to Lee, Steve or Paul if you want to know more about our attendance and plans.


    For more information on the event, check out the offical pages at