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  A registered charity committed to keeping alive the rich history of road passenger transport "fro' Paddington to Penzance"  
 

Last Updated: 13 August 2017

 
 
TV&GWOT appeal for 152

1927 Thames Valley Tilling-Stevens MO 9324 (Fleet No. 152) is now a permanent part of the TV&GWOT Collection enabling some important improvements to be made.  Click here to read about 152 and the Appeal to fund repairs to the gearing and installation of a dynamo and voltage regulation system.  These measures will ensure 152 has an active future giving the public experience of bygone travel.

 

10th Kingsbridge event

Get ready to enjoy the narrow country lanes and sea-side delights of the South Hams at TV&GWOT’s 10th Kingsbridge 7’6” Vintage Bus Running Day on Saturday 16th September.  You can plan the routes and vehicles to ride on by ordering your programme in advance – click here for more information.

Photo © Ken Jones, 2016
 

Something Big has arrived

TV&GWOT is delighted to announce the acquisition of 1976 Reading Transport VR 38 thanks to the generosity of a TV&GWOT Supporter who owned and undertook this exceptional restoration over many years.  An appeal to fund its ongoing maintenance and use is underway, with options for getting involved from as little as £5 per month.  The first TV&GWOT trip was to Brighton on 7th May where 38 was placed 2nd of the post 1949 passenger vehicles.  Click here to find out more……

   

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TV&GWOT Events 2017

16 September 2017

Kingsbridge Vintage Bus Running Day

Click here for event details


TV&GWOT will be attending the following events in 2017
24 September Amberley Bus Show and Running Day
1 October Amersham & High Wycombe Running Day
1 October Warminster Vintage Bus Running Day
14/15 October Isle of Wight Beer & Buses Weekend

 
     
 

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