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Durham Vintage Bus Gathering
Sunday 18th June

At Howlands Park and Ride site

Whitley Bay Bus Rally
Sunday 16th July

On The Links

Open Top to the Seaside
Tuesday 25th July



Seaburn Historic Vehicle Display
Monday 28th August

At the Recreation Ground

 

Entries, photographs and reports from our 2006 rally season.

MetroCentre Rally





Leyland Titan PRN 761 at the Metrocentre rally. This vehicle was delivered to Preston Corporation as ECK 509 in 1952 and was withdrawn in 1959. After a heavy rebuild at Preston it re-entered service in August 1961 with registration PRN 761. When withdrawn in 1979 it passed into preservation and was acquired by Dreadnought Coaches in December 2005



Go North East East Lancs bodied Volvo Olympian R 469 RRA



Go North East Wright Eclipse Gemini bodied Volvo B7 NK06 JXB



Snaiths of Otterburn Leyland Lion DV 7890



Ex Northern Leyland Lynx F 725 LRG now reregistered to KUI 6575 and operated by A Line coaches

To view a list of entries in the 2006 MetroCentre Rally click the link below.

MetroCentre Entries

Belsay Hall Classic Bus Display



Plaxton bodied Bedford SBG JHL 701, recently restored by Derek Thompson, sits alongside Burlingham bodied Leyland Tiger PS1 KTJ 502 & Barnaby bodied Leyland Tiger PS1 AHL 694



Plymouth MCW bodied Leyland Atlantean TCO 537



South Shields Roe bodied Daimler LCU 112 & Dennis Dart L 749 VNL

To view a list of entries in the 2006 Belsay Rally click the link below.

Belsay Entries

To view a report on the 2006 Belsay Rally click the link below.

Belsay Report

North Tyneside Rally at Whitley Bay



Plaxton bodied Bedford SBG JHL 701 sits alongside Burlingham Seagull bodied AEC Regal IV SHN 301 & Burlingham bodied Leyland Tiger PS1 ENT 778



A number of vehicles travelled some distance to attend including West Yorkshire ECW bodied Bristol SUL 811 BWR



Two other well travelled entries were Eastern Scottish Alexander bodied Seddon Pennine MSF 750 P & Royal Blue ECW bodied Bristol RELH OTA 640 G

To view a list of entries in the 2006 North Tyneside Rally at Whitley Bay click the link below.

North Tyneside Rally at Whitley Bay Entries

To view a report on the 2006 North Tyneside Rally at Whitley Bay click the link below.

North Tyneside Rally at Whitley Bay Report

Seaburn Historic Vehicle Display



A line up of three Routemaster connected with the Go Ahead group. PCN 762 (RCN 699) & EUP 405 B from Northern and JJD 551 D from London Central



Busways Alexander bodied Leyland Atlantean EJR 110 W which was making its debut at the rally



Silver Star Harrington bodied Leyland Tiger Cub MMR 553, which travelled to the event from West Yorkshire



A Plaxton bodied Bedford in United Coach Livery



The reunion of Darlington Roe bodied Daimler Fleetlines VHN 527 G & NHN 250 K. It is believed that this is the first time the vehicles have met in preservation



Plaxton bodied Bristol LHS RGF 231 P operated by Sykes of Appleton Roebuck

To view a list of entries in the 2006 Seaburn Historic Vehicle Display click the link below.

Seaburn Historic Vehicle Display Entries

To view a report on the 2006 Seaburn Historic Vehicle Display click the link below.

Seaburn Historic Vehicle Display Report