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The next Northern meeting will be on Saturday February 16th – at 2.30pm

We hope you can join us! call 01942 879642 or  confirm by email, or text my mobile on 07794 060025 if you’re able to come along  so we know how much food to buy/prepare for that afternoon in good time! Many thanks.

Tuesday 26th February 2019  Joint Buses Worldwide and Omnibus Society meeting in the District Line Room, 55 Broadway , London . The speaker is Roger Davies on San Francisco commencing at 18.30.

Monday 11th – Wednesday 13th March 2019  Busworld China , Shanghai World Expo Exhibition & Convention centre in association with VNU Exhibitions. BusWorld China is the successor to the BusWorld Asia Expo. Expect an enormous focus on clean energy buses.

Wednesday 20th – Friday 22nd March 2019   The first Busworld South East Asia exibition and congress will be taking place at the Jakarta International Expo (JIEXPO) Kemayoran, Jakarta, Indonesia.

Saturday 6th April 2019   South East Bus Festival , Kent County Showground, Detling, Kent ME14 3JF  A gathering of preserved and modern buses and coaches. 2018 saw over 100 on show.  Demonstration rides are given by a number of vehicles old and new throughout the day.

Detling 2018

Sunday 7th April 2019  Spring gathering event at the London Bus Museum Brooklands from 10am.

Friday 26th – Sunday 28th April 2019   Association AUTOCARS ANCIENS DE FRANCE will be hosting an European bus rally at the Quai des Pêcheurs, HAGUENAU , France. There will be a road run on the Saturday to the groups museum. The previous event in 2015 attracted 80 vehicles . Further details on their website http://autocarsanciensdefrance.fr/

Haguenau 2015

Saturday 18th May 2019 Buses Worldwide AGM  to be held at the Model Railway Club, Keen House, Calshot Street, London N1 9DA. This year members are invited to bring 20 of their favorite overseas photos on a memory stick. They will be shown once the formal business of the AGM is over.

Sunday 9th -Wednesday 12th June 2019 UITP’s biennial Summit, organised in partnership with local host Sl. Stockholmsmässan, Mässvägen, Älvsjö.

Sunday 21st July 2019  Alton Bus Rally , Anstey Park, Alton, Hampshire  The rally features free rides on buses old and new around the local area. Help to support the rally by buying a program.

Friday 18th – Wednesday 23 October 2019 Busworld Europe, Brussels Expo Centre, Heysel, Belgium

29th  September 2019   Showbus International , Hertfordshire County Showground, Redbourn, Hertfordshire.

5th November 2019    Otago Heritage Bus Society Incorporated   Dunedin , New Zealand will be operating heritage buses on the shuttle service to the local race course Melbourne Cup tribute day.