Weston super Mare coaching rally
Sunday 1st September 2019
The event will consist of a static display of Crosville and Badgerline vehicles, along with visiting vehicles, at the Helicopter Museum on the outskirts of Weston, close to the M5.
Vehicles will provide a frequent, direct service from the Helicopter Museum to the Tropicana on the sea front.
Plus a service from the Tropicana, along the seafront using original Weston open toppers, a service along the sea front to Birnbeck Island, where the Visitor Centre will be open, operated by Ford Transit minibuses.
There will also be other services and tours with two trips to both view Badger House and Searle Crescent depot.
Crosville are expected to be operating "Elizabeth" the steam bus.
Open tops from the Tropicana to Birnbeck Pier and return at 1135, 1205, 1235, 1305, 1405, 1435, 1535 and 1605.
Open tops from Beach Road to the Old Hospital and return at 1200, 1230, 1300, 1330, 1430, 1500, 1600 and 1630.
Minibuses from the Tropicana to Birnbeck Pier and return at xx15 and xx45 past each hour 1015 to 1615
Buses/coaches from the Tropicana to the Helicoptor museum and return every half hour 1030-1500
Towards the end of the event at the Tropicana we will try to replicate the traditional 'mass departure' at the earlier time of 16.00.
Vehicles expecting to be giving rides includes GHT127, 869NHT, C416AHT, C519BFB, PWS492S, KED546F, AFM103G, BHU92C, ABO147B, ATA559L and V735FAE.
If you are intrested in bringing a vehicle to the event (especially if you own a coach or dual purpose vehicle from the 1950s-1970) please complete the entry form.
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