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Public Events

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

Saturday 28th & Sunday 29th January: Southampton Model Railway Show, Barton Peveril College, Eastleigh

Sunday 19th February: Farewell to Southampton's Red Buses

Saturday 22nd April: Open afternoon at our area at The Brickworks

Sunday 13th May: The Brickworks Museum Beer Festival

Sunday 28th May: The Brickworks Museum Craft Fair & Fun Dog Show

Saturday 17th & Sunday 18th June: Tram event at Solent Sky Museum

Sunday 25th June: The Brickworks Museum Mid Summer Fair

Sunday 2nd July: Bedford Place Festival, Southampton

Friday 28th July: Playday, Hoglands Park, Southampton

Sunday 6th August: Provincial Society Bus Rally, Stokes Bay, Gosport

Sunday 20th August: Vehicles at The Brickworks Museum

Sunday 1st October: MDOG Alresford Circular

Saturday 7th & Sunday 8th October: Fareham Model Railway Show, Fareham Leisure Centre

Sunday 26th November: Christmas at The Brickworks Museum

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

We can also provide a talk about our Trust, its work and the history of transport in Southampton.

Last Updated - Monday 9th October                                                                          (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. Please arrive from 19:00hrs.

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

The next meeting is on: Monday 11th December

The following meeting dates are:

Monday 8th January 2024

• Monday 12th February 2024

For more information Contact Us.

Talk to Groups

We are able to provide a talk about our Trust, its work and the history of public transport in Southampton. Therefore, if you run a group or organisation and would wish for a visit and provide an illustrated talk, please Contact Us for more information.


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