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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Don’t miss Members’ Day on 18 March!

Members’ Day is your special day! Cobham Hall will be open from 0930 to 1700 with a programme of events and attractions for Members. The Museum Shop will be open and there will be a collectors’ market inside the building, including our own ‘donated items’ stall (if you have any

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27 February 2012 – The Museum wants your transport items

The Museum fundraisers have done a superb job over the last two years, selling items which have been donated by Members and supporters, raising in excess of £15,000 towards the running of the Museum. NOW THEY NEED MORE STOCK and this is where you can help. If you’re having an

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27 February 2012 – Members’ discounts on the Wisley models announced

Discounts have been announced on the two limited-edition EFE models to be issued at the Spring Gathering at Wisley on 29 April. Card-carrying Museum Members can buy each model for £13, saving £2 on each model on the normal price of £15. See here for full details of the models.

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26 February 2012 – Priority reservation of EFE models for Wisley volunteers

We still need more volunteers for the Big Spring Gathering on 29 April – our biggest fundraising event of the year and we can’t do it without your help. One good reason to volunteer is that you will be able to reserve in advance the limited-edition bus models which will

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16 February 2012 – Pre-WW2 Green Line moquette to be re-manufactured

Member David Cooper is proposing to have some moquette re-manufactured which will suit pre-WW2 Green Line coaches. If anyone would like to share in the order (re-cover the sofa, perhaps?), please contact David here.

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13 February 2012 – February issue of LBM News is out

The February edition of LBM News has been published today and you can read it, or download it, in the Newsletter section of the Members’ area on the left-hand side of this page.

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