Sunday, 25 June 2017

The Bristol Bonanza

On Saturday 5th August, we will be visiting a number of bus depot's in around the Bristol area.

The day will start with a pick up at 10:30am from outside Bristol Temple Meads railway station, we will be aiming to return for 17:30 approximately.

For a full days travel on board this bus depot tour the fare has been set at £15 per person payable on the day, please note that all seats must be reserved in advance.

So far we have confirmed visits to Arnold Liddell, Applegates Coaches, Berkeley Coaches, Eagle Coaches and Eastville Coaches.

During 'The Bristol Bonanza' we are hoping to use the following vehicles:

94SHU DAF SB3000 / Van Hool Alizee T8 (N993FWT)
971CYB Volvo Olympian / Northern Counties (S670AAE)
YIL8768 Volvo B10M / Van Hool Alizee T8 (L920NWW)
F310MYJ Volvo Citybus / Northern Counties
P527BLJ Volvo B10M / Plaxton Premiere 320
P696GHC Volvo Olympian / Alexander RH (96-D-316)
R4POW or T4POW Volvo B10M / Plaxton Excalibur
X185CHJ Volvo B7TL / Alexander ALX400 (00-D-40058)
LX53JYL Dennis Trident / Alexander ALX400

There is currently 27 seats available.

All vehicles are subject to availability on the day.

If you would like any further details or you would like to join us aboard 'The Bristol Bonanza' please drop us on an email on busdepottours@gmail.com

Please do not contact any of the operators listed above as they will be unable to assist you.

The Midlands Montage

On Saturday 4th November, we will be visiting a number of bus depot's in around the East Midlands and Yorkshire area.

The day will start with a pick up at 10:30am from outside The Penny Black public house, behind Sheffield Interchange. we will be aiming to return for 17:30 approximately.

For a full days travel on board this bus depot tour the fare has been set at £15 per person payable on the day, please note that all seats must be reserved in advance.

So far we have confirmed visits to 2 Way of Scunthorpe, Coopers of Killamarsh, Coopers of Grimsby and Sweyne of Swinefleet.

During 'The Midlands Montage' we are hoping to use the following vehicles:

KIB6474 Neoplan N122 / Neoplan Skyliner (EM02ORS)
SIL7764 Leyland Tiger / Plaxtent Derwent 2 (03-KJ-42)
N370LPN Volvo Olympian / Alexander RL
P100JJH Dennis Trident / Plaxton President (W576RSG)

All vehicles are subject to availability on the day.

There is currently 35 seats available.

If you would like any further details or you would like to join us aboard 'The Midlands Montage' please drop us on an email on busdepottours@gmail.com

Please do not contact any of the operators listed above as they will be unable to assist you.

The Wirral Wanderer

On Saturday 18th November, we are planning a tour of various bus and coach depot's around Cheshire, Merseyside and Wirral.

The day will start with a pick up from outside St.Georges Hall (opposite Liverpool Lime Street railway station) at 10:30am and we will be aiming to return everyone back to the railway station for 18:00 approximately.

For a full days travel on board this running day the fare has been set at an amazing £15 per person payable on the day, can we request that all seats are reserved in advance.

So far we have confirmed visits to the Helms of Eastham premises.

During 'The Wirral Wanderer' we are hoping to use the following vehicles:

R55ACL Dennis Arrow / East Lancs
V137MEV Dennis Trident / Alexander ALX400
X367NNO Dennis Trident / Alexander ALX400

All vehicles are subject to availability on the day.

There is currently 44 seats available.

If you have any questions about this depot tour, please send them by email to busdepottours@gmail.com and please do not contact any of the operators listed above as they will be unable to assist you.