Bristol Bus Events

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Chippenham Bus Rally and Running Day - Sunday 21 May 2017

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Enjoy a free ride on a vintage bus at our event on Sunday 21 May. There will be a display of vintage buses and sales stands in the car park at Wiltshire College, Cocklebury Road, Chippenham between 1000 – 1600. A free vintage bus service will link this site to the Wharf Bus Station where other buses will offer free rides around the local area including to visitor attractions such as Lacock and Corsham.
A programme will be on sale on the day which will contain timetables for the services plus a brief history of local transport services in the area.

How to get there

By Rail: Chippenham College is a short walk from Chippenham Railway Station with regular services from Bristol, Bath Reading and London.
By Bus: Services link from Swindon, Calne, Corsham and Bath
By Car: Sadlers Mead car park SN15 3PA is a short walk from the Wiltshire College site. Free parking on Sundays.


The Bristol Road Transport Collection would like to thank the following for their support and help in making this event possible:
Wiltshire College, Chippenham campus. Chippenham Town Council Wiltshire County Council The Wiltshire and Swindon History Centre Bus and Coach Preservation Magazine The Bristol Omnibus Vehicle Collection and all of the other vehicle owners and volunteer staff who have freely given their time and provided buses to make this event possible.

Further information: For further information about the event, please contact William Staniforth on 07941-615333 or John Hitchings, on 07746-412555.

Vehicle and trade stand visitors please click here for entry forms.

Updated: 15/5/2017


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