Leyland Olympian MUH289X and stablemate Leyland Leopard OUH177G ventured to Porth this morning for MOT testing at Thomas of Rhondda. Both vehicles performed flawlessly on the journey and returned with two MOT passes ready for the forthcoming rally season.
Sunday 3 May saw our third annual running day start off under a cloud with a variable weather forecast. Volunteers went to Barry in the pouring rain. However, many enthusiasts arrived early along with the stall holders. The rain stopped and at 10:30 sharp Caerphilly UDC 32 Leyland Titan took the first trip around Barry….
This week we look forward to the official handover of R792DHB – kindly being donated by Stagecoach in South Wales at their Cwmbran depot. It’s a significant vehicle in that, among numerous other ‘last’ allocades, it carries the last Alexander PS body and is the last high floor single deck delivered to the Stagecoach Group….
More progress on the interior of 258 as follows :- Interior window surrounds have been sanded down, primed, and repainted in original black. The faded and damaged dashboard area has been repainted into the original finish of matt black. Next to do is to repaint the lower panels inside along with giving the floor a…
Announcements The Bedwas bus is back in Barry. Read more here Completed Tasks Some of the panels have been blackened at the front of the cab (Leyland Lynx 258). OTG has had a full service. PAX has been moved to the pits for MOT preparation.