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"The volunteer run Bluebell Line was the UK's first preserved standard gauge passenger railway, re-opening part of the Lewes to East Grinstead line of the old London Brighton & South Coast Railway in 1960. Since then it has developed into one of the largest tourist attractions in Sussex, yet it still remains true to its objectives of the preservation for posterity of a country branch line..."
South Coast Motor Services
"Continuing with the traditional values of quality, safety and reliability, we have been painstakingly restoring buses and coaches to the highest standard since 1988. Our collection comprises Leyland Titan double-deck buses from the 1950s & 60s and Leyland Leopard single-deck buses and coaches from 1961 onwards."
Cobham Bus Museum
From the site: The London Bus Preservation Trust is a Charitable Trust dedicated to preserving and restoring its collection of historic London buses.
"The Random Scribblings Of A Telly Watcher". This is the homepage of the Southern Counties website designer and builder.
He is not a transport enthusiast, but this site is mainly about VHS to DVD converstions, his British TV Archive details and, as the strapline says, random scribblings about television. You may notice a bit of a Doctor Who influence.
Country Bus Rallies
From the site: "Whether you are a bus enthusiast, a fifties fanatic, a number collector, a photographer, or someone who just likes a good day out, Country Bus Rallies are the thing for you." A site with all the news of up and coming Green Bus rallies."
Ian's Bus Stop
From the site: The BUS-STOP is an outsider's view of London Transport buses, mainly in the 1930-1980 era.
Isle Of Wight Steam Railway
From the site: "The Railway is truly a journey back in time - a living, breathing museum! All of our carriages and most of our locomotives have spent much of their working lives here on the Island. They have all been painstakingly restored to pristine condition and are the hallmark of our delightful railway."
Another site in the Colebox family; Andrew Roe is a budding cartoonist and this site features his cartoon strip "Just Smidge". A cartoon a week is added and this is worth a look as the cartoons are bound to raise a chuckle. At the time of Southern Counties re-launce in 2011, Just Smidge will be entering its sixth year.
Isle Of Wight Bus Museum
The new site showing details of the Isle of Wight Bus Museum situated at Newport Quay.
London Ommibus Traction Society
Infomation on route developments or all those interested in Londons Buses.
The North Norfolk Railway offers a 10.5 mile round trip by steam train (vintage diesel trains on some journeys) through a delightful area of North Norfolk designated as being of outstanding natural beauty.
Severn Valley Railway
The SVR is a full-size standard-gauge railway line running regular steam-hauled passenger trains for the benefit of visitors and enthusiasts alike between Kidderminster in Worcestershire and Bridgnorth in Shropshire, a distance of 16 miles.
UK Heritage Railways
From the site: "A guide to the entire heritage railway scene in the UK and Ireland, including details of special events, trains and operating days for all steam railways."