Many thanks to Stagecoach in Blackwood for the amazing job they have done in helping to repaint the bus museums Bustler. The vehicle is now safely back at the depot. Having been given a thorough check over by the maintenance team at the museum we are looking forward to taking it to a rally soon.
We are very pleased to be able to tell you that one of the buses in the collection has been given a role in one of the most popular Netflix shows of 2020. It is very much an adult series but a very interesting and very very thought provoking.
Work is continuing to help fix the rust in the chassis of our Alexander bodied Bristol VR. This is not a small task. Due to the shape of the chasis, water has collected and rusted parts of it. Below is a selection of some of the rusted parts of the chassis that are being replaced….
One of the younger vehicles in the group is a Dennis Dart (Pointer bodied). These were very popular with operators and in fact are still in use today. This bus is currently under restoration with the CTPG. There are a number of mechanical / bodywork tasks being carried out on it in the museum. We…
Paint has started to be applied to the groups Bustler. We cant wait to see it completed. A lot of work has been put into this from the engineering / voluntears at the museum and Stagecoach who are doing an amazing job with the repaint. We will post an update as the painting progresses.