Flooding stops trolleybus event

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Reading trolleybus ARD676, a 1939 Park Royal-bodied AEC 661T trolleybus, is seen on a previous occasion at Sandtoft. TROLLEYBUS MUSEUM SANDTOFT

A major event by a museum which aimed to promote the use of trolleybuses by today’s operators had to be cancelled due to the recent severe weather affecting Yorkshire, reports Nick Larkin

The Trolleybus Museum at Sandtoft, near Doncaster, has been celebrating its 50th anniversary this year. Sandtoft 50 took place over the August Bank Holiday weekend and saw a record 20 trolleybuses in action.

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