14/04/2013

South East Bus Festival 2013 - photo special!

David Bell visited the South East Bus Festival at the Kent Showground last Saturday, the event which ran alongside the Heritage Transport Show saw over ninety preserved and modern buses & coaches in attendance, below is a selection of photographs from the day - all kindly supplied by and © David Bell...

South East Bus Festival 2013. (c) David Bell
East Kent WFN 513 - Park Royal bodied AEC Reliance new in 1962.

South East Bus Festival 2013. (c) David Bell
Jersey Motor Transport SV 6107 - Leyland TD1 new way back in 1929.

South East Bus Festival 2013. (c) David Bell
Nu-Venture NUW 585Y - Leyland Titan new to London Transport in 1982.

South East Bus Festival 2013 (c) David Bell
East Kent JG 8720 - Park Royal bodied Dennis Lancet II new in 1937.

South East Bus Festival 2013. (c) David Bell
Ex Malta SCR 801G, originally a Bedford SB - this bus was used on the London 2012 Olympic Torch Relay.

South East Bus Festival 2013 (c) David Bell
Arriva Kent & Surrey KX13 AVN - brand new lowheight Wrightbus Eclipse Gemini 2 bodied Volvo B5LH hybrid.

South East Bus Festival 2013 (c) David Bell
MXX 367 - ECW bodied Guy Special new to London Transport in 1953.

South East Bus Festival 2013 (c) David Bell
East Kent FFN 399 - Park Royal bodied Guy Arab III new in 1951.

Hope you enjoyed our look at this years South East Bus Festival, thanks once again to David Bell for supplying the photographs used in this post.