Lovingly restored 1880 Vanner Stagecoach hitched up for first time in 84 years

Vanner Stagecoach by Trevor_Whelan

When the 1880 Vanner stagecoach, Civility, was hitched up to horses for the first time in 84 years it was a moving moment for those who had worked on restoring the vehicle.

Monday, 8th July, 2019 12:12pm

By Trevor Whelan with one comment

Buses, Beer and Walks Weekend hailed a great success

old-soton-bus-beer-buses-weekend

This collaboration between the Island’s branch of CAMRA and the Isle of Wight Bus Museum is a major undertaking, yet it is organised on a voluntary basis by a small group of individuals.

Wednesday, 19th October, 2016 12:04pm

By Trevor Whelan with 4 readers' comments

All aboard for the Isle of Wight Classic Buses, Beer and Walks Weekend

Classic Bus

The third Isle of Wight Classic Buses, Beer and Walks Weekend takes place this weekend - made possible by volunteers, so if you hop along for the free ride, make sure you buy a programme.

Wednesday, 12th October, 2016 10:56am

By Trevor Whelan with 2 readers' comments