03/02/2013

Delaine to hold special heritage running day on Good Friday

Delaine Buses will be holding a special Heritage Running Day on their service 101 between Peterborough & Bourne on Good Friday 29th March 2013 to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the delivery of their Leyland Atlantean (No.72 ACT540L)

In addition Delaine’s other ‘heritage’ vehicles, Willowbrook bodied Leyland PD2 (No.35 KTL780) dating from 1956 and Yeates bodied Leyland PD3 (No.50 RCT3) will share the heritage duties on the 101 service with the Atlantean.

The Atlantean will work the 0930, 1130. 1330 and 1530 departures from Bourne to Peterborough and the 1030, 1230, 1430 and 1630 departures from Peterborough.

The Leyland PD's will share duties on the 1030, 1230 and 1430 departures from Bourne and the 1130, 1330 and 1530 return departures from Peterborough.

Day Rover tickets, priced at £5 and offering unlimited travel all day on Delaine services. are available and Delaine’s latest Wright Eclipse Gemini 2 bodied Volvo B9TL's will operate other services on the route on the same day.

Delaine will be operating a special timetable on Good Friday, details will be available nearer the time on their website at www.delainebuses.com

Information included in the post courtesy of Steven Knight