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  WELCOME TO THE THAMES VALLEY & GREAT WESTERN OMNIBUS TRUST  
  A registered charity committed to keeping alive the rich history of road passenger transport "fro' Paddington to Penzance"  
 

Last Updated: 13 February 2016

 
 

Entry Forms for all 2016 TV&GWOT events now available

Use the links opposite to download entry forms for our Penzance, Didcot and Kingsbridge Running Days and our Royal Blue Run
   
Supporters' Open Day, Berkshire

New and existing Trust Supporters were invited to an open day at our Berkshire base on Sunday 17 January, to view the work of the Trust and to sample some of the opportunities available. Click here for more information and to enrol as a new Supporter click here. There will be another Supporters’ open day at our South Devon Base during the summer.

 
A Record Breaking Year 
2015 was a record breaking year for the Trust in all regards. We organised several major events and recorded 20,692 passenger journeys on our free vintage bus services. Many more will have seen and enjoyed our vehicles in action, having covered a total of 19,430 miles during 239 vehicle days on the road. Click here to find out more.
 
To and Fro', Issue 3 
Issue 3 of To and Fro', our Supporters' quarterly magazine is out now, including features on our Southern National 1927 Leyland PLSC3 Lion, Thames Valley's Bracknell depot, Royal Blue coaching refreshment stops and more. For a limited time, new Supporters will receive a full set of back editions of To and Fro' with their welcome pack. Click here to join our Supporters' group.
 

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TV&GWOT Events 2016

17 April 2016

Penzance VR Revival and Vintage Bus Running Day.

Free vintage bus services in West Cornwall. Click here for details

05 June 2016

Didcot Railway Centre Transport Rally. With free vintage bus services on former GWR Road Motors routes from Didcot. Click here for details

17-19 June 2016

Royal Blue Run Long distance coach run recreating original Royal Blue services. Click here for details

17-18 September 2016

Kingsbridge 7’6” Vintage Bus Running Day. Free vintage bus services to coast and country villages around the South Hams. Click here for details


TV&GWOT will be attending the following events in 2016
25-28 March South Devon Railway Easter Gala (Free bus services)
01 May HCVS London to Brighton
08 May Taunton Bus Running Day
21-22 May Fawley Hill Rally
02-03 July South Devon Railway 1940s Weekend (Free bus services)

 
     
 

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