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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6 February 2012 – Members’ Bus Trips Programme is out!

The programme of 2012 trips, exclusively for Museum Members and their guests, has now been published and the application form for tickets is here. 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

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6 February 2012 – Still no phone line

We much regret the continuing delay by BT in the installation of our telephone lines and broadband (order placed in May 2011). The wayleave problems have been solved and the lines were due to be installed during the latter part of January but BT now advise that they have run

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16 January 2012 – Volunteers still needed for Spring Gathering

Around 40 Members have offered their services at the Spring Gathering on 29 April so far. Thanks to those 40 but it’s nowhere near enough! We need at least 100 pairs of hands to run this fantastic event (click here for details of the event) and, as our biggest fundraiser,

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12 January 2012 – School Visits, help needed

Bob Bailey, the Museum’s Schools Liaison Officer, is establishing a Schools Education Programme involving, not only visits to the Museum by school parties, but also the Museum going out, sometimes with a bus, to local schools. It is envisaged that there will be attractions in the Museum specifically aimed at

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2 January 2012 – New Vehicle Pages on Website

Pages have now been added for the Leyland LB5 ‘Chocolate Express’, for CR16, for RM140 and for T23. Other vehicle pages are gradually being updated and/or corrected. This exercise should be complete by the end of February. Do you have photos of any of the Museum vehicles in service and,

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