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The Plymouth City Transport Preservation Group was formed in July 2006. Our aim is to preserve the history of local public transport through vehicle preservation and archiving of photos, documents and artifacts and making the vehicles accessible to all.

LATEST NEWS 3 UPDATES JAN 2020

Preserving the transport history of Plymouth and the local area

A massive thank you to our sponsors Exclusive First Editions and Plymouth Citybus. Please show your support by visiting their websites too. Simply click on their logos:

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NDR 509J RESTORATION UPDATE 2020

Work has continued on 9, and now is starting to get nearer completion. On a miserable sunday 26th jan we gave her a "blast out the cobwebs" run to Yelverton and back down Southway drive.

Having not been out for many months,we were very happy that she performed faultlessly

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GROUP EVENTS FOR 2020

SUNDAY 1ST MARCH : RETURN TO SERVICE 283 MERCEDES LOCAL TRIP 11AM - 2.30PM

 

SUNDAY 5TH APRIL :    LEYLAND ATLANTEAN PLYMOUTH 60TH ANNIVERSARY CITY TOUR

                                       ROYAL PARADE P&R 11.00AM - 3PM

 

SUNDAY 19TH APRIL: PENZANCE RUNNING DAY BRISTOL LH 1557 AND OTHER VEHICLES TBC

 

19TH / 21ST JUNE: PLYMOUTH MOTOR SHOW. CARS BUSES COMMERCIAL VEHICLES.

                                                                  DETAILS TO FOLLOW

 

4TH - 5TH JULY: PLYM VALLEY RAILWAY CLASSIC CAR COMMERCIAL SHOW

 

SUNDAY 2ND AUGUST: OUR PLYMOUTH BUS RALLY TBC SOON

 

SEPTEMBER: KINGSBRIDGE RUNNING DAY

SUNDAY 19TH JAN: DEPOT WORKING PARTY

We had our 1st working party of 2020. It was well attended and big thankyou to everyone who helped out. 283 was given a good clean,having passed its m.o.t ready for use this year. unused vinyl window panels were removed from 7552. Parts were removed from 42 for donation to 47 and water pipes for 458 recently brought back into  P.C.T.P.G (currently stored at Winkleigh awaiting continuing repairs) 42 will finally be removed within 2 weeks.

 

We aim to have working parties back for 1st Sunday of every month. next 2nd feb. 11am

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