Leeds Swift survivor

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Nick Larkin reports on a unique bus which has returned to the road following a prolonged restoration by a Yorkshire bus company owner

The only example remaining from 120 Leeds City Transport AEC Swift single-deckers has returned to its former home following a 25 year restoration. AUB 170J, now owned by Connexions Buses Managing Director Craig Temple, recently participated in an event marking the 100th anniversary of legendary coachbuilder Chas H Roe beginning production at its Cross Gates factory.


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