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  • SHOWBUS - Costs & Times 19 Jun '16, 4pm

    OPENING TIMES The site will open at 0930* on Sunday September 25th. The site closes around 1700. * Gates open for display entrants at 0800 ADMISSION FEES Adult &pound12.00 (no concessions) Advance purchase entry is &pound10.00 - Click here for details Child (under 16) Free Carer for d...

  • #BartonFleetReview details of a unique attraction at this year's #SHOWBUS

    Barton Fleet Review - SHOWBUS International display 09 Apr '16, 11pm

    Plans for the day have yet to be finalised but we have agreed with the help of Bartons PLC to conduct a Fleet Review at the Chilwell Head Office and Works of the surviving members of the once illustrious Barton fleet in conjunction with SHOWBUS international on September 25th. The Rev...

  • A new image gallery for @FirstEssex Dennis buses

    Eastern National: The SHOWBUS Bus Image Gallery 17 Apr '16, 12am

    The Badgerline group were very fond of Dennis Lances and large numbers entered service with several fleets typically with Plaxton Verde bodywork. PMT however had some with Northern Counties Paladin bodies, like this one seen in Barbie 2 colours in Chelmsford in 2005 after transfer to ...

  • Updated image gallery for @reading_buses Corporation transport days

    Reading Corporation Transport Department - SHOWBUS BUS IMAGE GALLERY 17 Apr '16, 12am

    Captured together in an excellent posed line up at Cobham Rally 2002 were the three most seen former Reading Corporation preserved buses. Nearest the camera is dual-door AEC Reliance 52 (CRD152C) with Neepsend coachwork - Neepsend was a subsidiary of East Lancs. In the middle with Eas...

  • Motts Travel SHOWBUS Image Gallery 23 Apr '16, 10pm

    Seen at Millennium Showbus is Motts Leyland Leopard with Plaxton Supreme coachwork, a fleet stalwart and regular rally attender. The coach stayed in the fleet while many newer vehicles went their separate ways. As the destination blind suggests it was used as a regular service bus dur...

  • The SHOWBUS Website 01 May '16, 6am

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  • A new Model Fleet focus for Northern General

    Cardiff Bus Dinas Caerdydd Model Fleet Focus 17 Apr '16, 12am

    In the dark red & cream colours of the Northern livery our Harrington Cavalier takes us back to an age before cheap air travel, registered KCN913, fleet number 1913, is seen taking some lucky travellers to the Italian Riviera.

  • Bonus update - Alexander (Northern)/Stagecoach Bluebird bus image gallery

    W Alexander & Sons (Northern) - SHOWBUS PHOTO GALLERY - North Scotland 10 Jan '16, 9am

    Nigel Ainsworth's Alexander (Northern) NPA44 (BMS206) a classic 1947 Leyland Tiger PS1 with Alexander bodywork delivered originally to the Alexander group before it was subdivided into Northern, Fife and Midland - the first two now 'recombined' under Stagecoach ownership. Nigel kept t...