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Public Events

We attend a number of events and shows during the year and are planning to attend the following:

  Wednesday 1st January: The Provincial Society Ale & Ride

 • Saturday 25th & Sunday 26th January: Southampton Model Railway Show

 • Saturday 7th March: Copythorne Heritage Event

 • Sunday 29th March: Bursledon Brickworks Museum - Craft Fair

 • Friday 8th May: VE Day, St James' Park, Shirley

 • Saturday 9th May: Bursledon Brickworks Museum Beer Festival

 • Saturday 6th June: Fawley Show

  Sunday 7th June: Bournemouth Bus Rally

 • Sunday 7th June: Copythorne Steam Rally

 • Sunday 28th June: Southampton Armed Forces Day

  Sunday 28th June: Bursledon Brickworks Museum - Summer Fair

  Sunday 5th July: Bedford Place Festival, Southampton

 • Saturday 11th & Sunday 12th July: Pilford Health Transport and Heritage Show, Dorset

 • Sunday 12th July: St. James Park Summer Festival, Southampton 

 • Sunday 19th July: Alton Bus Rally

 • Sunday 19th July: Bursledon Brickworks Museum - Trains

 • Friday 24th July: Playday in Hoglands Park, Southampton

 • Sunday 2nd August: Provincial Society Bus Rally, Stokes Bay, Gosport

 • Saturday 8th August: Bitterne Festival, Southampton

 • Sunday 23rd August: Bursledon Brickworks Museum - Vehicles

 • Sunday 6th September: Medstead Depot Open Morning & Alresford Circular

 • Sunday 27th September: Bursledon Brickworks Museum - Harvest

 • Saturday 3rd & Sunday 4th October: Fareham Model Railway Exhibition, Fareham Leisure Centre

  Saturday 10th & Sunday 11th October: Isle of Wight Bus Museum - Beer & Buses

 • Sunday 29th November: Christmas at Brickworks Museum

If you would like us to attend your event, please Contact Us.

Last Updated - Monday 10th February                  (BOLD = Buses running in service)


As most of our buses date back many years, sadly, they are not disabled / buggy access-friendly and are unable to carry wheelchair / buggy users. However, if possible our volunteers will be more than happy to help get people on board our buses and safely store wheelchairs / buggies during the journey.

Monthly Trust Meetings

We hold monthly meetings to discuss Trust activities and various other topics. Meetings normally take place on the 2nd Monday of each month from September to April inclusive at the Southampton Sailing Club, Victoria Road, Woolston, Southampton, SO19 9EF. Meetings mostly start at 19:30hrs.

From May until August inclusive our meetings our held outside usually at our storage area at Bursledon Brickworks Museum, Swanwick Lane, Swanwick, Southampton, SO31 7HB.

The next meeting is on: Monday 9th March 2020 from 19:30 - AGM.

The following meeting dates are:

• Monday 13th April

• Monday 11th May

For more information Contact Us.


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