Wednesday, August 21

Welcome

Thank you for taking a moment to looking at our blog, here you will find details of our upcoming bus bus depot tours.

You don't need to be a member of the Yorkshire Woolen Bus Club to join any of our depot tours, however if you become a member you will recieve a discount aboard everyone of our depot tours aswell as quarterly newsheets through the post.

Memberships are valid for 12 months and are great value as they are only £10 a year for everyone, application forms are available aboard any of our depot tours.

Showbus International


SHOWBUS International is moving to the Hertfordshire County Showground for 2019.

Amongst the features planned for the display is the Hertfordshire Hub, where it is hoped to have at least one bus from each Hertfordshire bus operator on display.

There will be other special displays celebrating fifty years since the formation of the National Bus Company and the advent of poppy red and apple green.

Also mark 100 years of Northern Counties bus bodies and 90 years of Eastern National, amongst other celebrations.

We have requested a 19 registered coach for this tour.

Fare:
£33 (Including entry to Showbus and return coach fare)

Pick Ups:
6:45 Harrogate - Station Parade (outside Woods Department Store/Opposite Everyman Cinema) 
7:15 Leeds - St Peter’s Street (Coach Layby) - Opposite Job Centre
8:00 Meadowhall - Alsing Road - opposite Staff car park

For further details please email yorkshirewoolen@gmail.com

The Yorkshire Explorer

On Saturday 19th October, we will be visiting a selection of Yorkshire based bus and coach operators.

We will start with a pick up at 9:45am from outside The Leopard pub on West Street in Doncaster and aim to return you all back for no later than 18:00 to connect you with your onward transport etc.

For a full days travel aboard this depot tour, the fare is a bargain at only £12 per person for members and £15 for non members which is payable on the day.

We would be very grateful if you would drop us an email on yorkshirewoolen@gmail.com to guarantee yourself a seat.

So far we have confirmed visits to:
Dewhirst Coaches, Globe Coaches, Stotts Coaches, TM Travel, Tetleys Motor Services and Wilfreda Beehive.

Can we ask that everyone brings a hi visability vest as these will be required whilst visiting some the companies listed above.

We have requested the use of ADL Enviro 400 SN16ORW from Dewhirst Coaches and Volvo B10M / Plaxton Paragon W744NAS from Globe Coaches during this tour.

The Coastliner

On Saturday 23rd November, we will be visiting a selection of Yorkshire based bus and coach operators.

We will start with a pick up at 9:45am from outside York railway station and aim to return you all back for no later than 18:00 to connect you with your onward transport etc.

For a full days travel aboard this depot tour, the fare is a bargain at only £13 per person for members and £15 for non members which is payable on the day.

We would be very grateful if you would drop us an email on yorkshirewoolen@gmail.com to guarantee yourself a seat.

So far we have confirmed visits to:
Fletchers Coaches, Morse Coaches and Reliance Buses.

Can we ask that everyone brings a hi visability vest as these will be required whilst visiting some the companies listed above.