Coronavirus 23rd April

Following the Government’s advice to avoid unnecessary journeys and social contact, our planned major events on 5th April (Spring Gathering) and 28th June (On the Buses) are now cancelled. London Bus Museum itself is now closed until further notice, as is Brooklands Museum. The mail order shop is also closed

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Member’s Trips

Due to operational difficulties, member's trips have had to be suspended for 2019. It is hoped to resume them in the future and apologise to members for the disappointment.  

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London Buses on the Brooklands Banking

We thought Members might like to see this picture of our RM140 on the Brooklands banking recently, in connection with a photoshoot for a German classic car magazine, and contrast it with the second picture taken in the late 1930s of LT1249 also on the banking, taking part in filming. Click

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Members’ Bus Trips – last places up for grabs

  There are just a few places left now on this season’s bus trips exclusively for Members and their family and friends.   The following trips have been arranged: Sunday 15 July to the Alton Running Day at the Watercress Line on RT3491 Sunday 12 August to the Bluebell Railway

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May e-Newsletter is out

The May edition of LBM News has been published and you can either access it directly here or you can go to the Newsletter area in the Members’ area on the left of this page and see all the editions there. As always, our thanks to Editor Kevin Hibbs for another

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Bus Trips for Members – spaces still available

  Here’s a reminder about this year’s programme of bus trips for Members and their family and friends.   The following trips have been arranged: Sunday 15 July to the Alton Running Day at the Watercress Line on RT3491 Sunday 12 August to the Bluebell Railway on RTL139 Sunday 16

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April e-Newsletter is out

The April edition of LBM News has been published and you can either access it directly here or you can go to the Newsletter area in the Members’ area on the left of this page and see all the editions there. Once again, our thanks to Editor Kevin Hibbs for

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RLH53 is back in the UK!

After months of hassle with US bureaucracy, the three RLHs have finally been repatriated. They arrived safely today (10 April) at Liverpool on board the Atlantic Conveyer. 53 will be low-loaded down to the Museum’s storage depot next Monday. A huge credit to Chairman Peter Duplock who has wrestled with all

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RLH53 is finally on the way home!

Some good news at last about RLH53. Many Members generously contributed last year to the appeal to bring this bus home from the USA and add it to the Museum Collection. After being mired in US bureaucracy for many months and following a great deal of hard work by Chairman Peter

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