Weʼve raised £0 to To help in the restoration and preservation of one of only three "B reg" ECW bodied Leyland Olympians in the North East of England.
- Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
- Closed on Tuesday, 26th September 2017
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The top image, is of ECW bodied Leyland Olympian B740GCN in it's original Northern General livery. The middle image is of the same bus wearing Go Ahead Gateshead livery (Northern General after deregulation). The final image is of the bus in a private independent operator's livery, Herberts Travel of Bedford, some 250+ miles away from it's native North East. I'm hoping to get the funding to bring her home to the North East to restore her into the original Northern General livery, with the hope of showing her off at historic and vintage vehicle rallies. I thank you in advance for any donations received.
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Hi all, I'm Mick from Cramlington, near Newcastle. I'm 43 and a bus enthusiast. I am married to Kathryn and we have a daughter and two sons. I have started this crowdfunding page to bring home a Leyland Olympian for restoration and to show at rallies.
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