Cobus owner Steve Waggitt says operators are taking a big interest in nostalgia. NICK LARKIN

Operators going for nostalgia

Operators are going for nostalgia in a big way and having vehicles owned for many years restored, says the owner of one of Britain’s best-respected vehicle bodywork specialists. “The industry has changed,” said Steve Waggitt […]

Work on Andrew’s Bedford OB is well underway. NICK LARKIN

OB owned from new

A 1949 Bedford OB that has been owned by the same operator from new is nearing completion of a major restoration. MRB765 joined the Andrew’s of Tideswell fleet in 1949 and was in service until […]


Thanks for RT event

Nick Larkin reports on a London celebration, the likes of which is unlikely to be repeated Operators have been thanked for their part in a truly spectacular tribute to the legendary London Transport RT-type. Around […]


See your MP!

A 1999 MAN 18:220 restored to original Stagecoach guise by a Manchester-based operator has been seen across the country on rail replacement work – some of it for its original owner!


Moxon memories

An operator is hoping to get a Leyland coach bought new almost half a century ago back on the road. Leyland Leopard FRR194J was bought by Moxon of Oldcotes, Nottinghamshire in April 1971. “It’s been […]

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ADL Guildford open day

Alexander Dennis is holding an open day at its Guildford factory on 11 May – and suitable heritage vehicles are invited. These will be displayed alongside the manufacturer’s own collection. The event also includes factory […]