NXWM buys Daimler Fleetline for heritage fleet

News stories are free to read. Click here for full access to all the features, articles and archive from only £2.99.
New to Walsall, this Daimler Fleetline was previously owned by TV celebrity Fuzz Townshend

The latest addition to the National Express West Midlands heritage fleet has been bought from a TV personality. Daimler Fleetline XDH519G was new to Walsall Corporation as fleet number 119 in 1968, and previously owned by Fuzz Townshend, presenter of National Geographic Channel’s Car SOS.

Fuzz, who also achieved fame as drummer of 1980s band Pop Will Eat Itself also worked as fitter with West Midlands PTE.

Are you enjoying this feature? Why not subscribe to continue reading?

Subscribe for 4 issues/weeks from only £2.99
Or login if you are already a subscriber

By subscribing you will benefit from:

  • Operator & Supplier Profiles
  • Face-to-Face Interviews
  • Lastest News
  • Test Drives and Reviews
  • Legal Updates
  • Route Focus
  • Industry Insider Opinions
  • Passenger Perspective
  • Vehicle Launches
  • and much more!