Since it’s inception the group has organised a number of trips to transport related locations using either luxury coaches or vintage buses. These are open to everyone and are held to raise funds for the group.

Our Next trip

We are looking to hold our next trip in September to the Severn Valley Railway at Bridgnorth, perfect for steam lovers or those who would like a day in Bridgnorth. Full details will be posted here as soon as they are finalised however in the interim if you are interested please contact Peter Burke on 07944 721744 or email him at, the trip is open to everybody whether you are a member or not.

Previous trips are as follows :

Lakeside & Haverwaite Railway / Ravensglass & Eskdale Railway19/05/24
Llangollen Railway24/09/23
Pickering & Whitby with optional trip on the NYMR21/05/23
Severn Valley Railway18/09/22
Llangollen Railway05/05/19
Severn Valley Railway02/09/18
Sandtoft Gathering29/07/18
Lakeside & Haverwaite Railway / Ravensglass & Eskdale Railway06/05/18
Wirral Trolleybus Festival01/10/17
Pickering & Grosmont30/04/17
Llangollen Railway04/09/16
Crich Tramway & Midland Railway Centre01/05/16
Great Central Railway04/10/15
Llangollen Railway31/08/15
East Lancashire Railway05/07/15
Llandudno Festival of Transport 03/05/15
Dales Festival of Food & Drink Leyburn Plus Wensleydale Railway03/05/14
Embsay & Bolton Abbey15-09-13
Pickering & Grosmont07/05/13
Lakeside & Haverwaite Railway14/08/12

For more information regarding trips please email Peter Burke of the Friends group at