1 Apr: Carnival of Transport, Coleford, Gloucestershire. Free Park & Ride.
1 Apr: Brijan Tours Charity Open Day, The Coach Station, Bottings Industrial Estate, Curdridge, Southampton. Click here for an entry form.
1 Apr: Electric Transport Celebration, Ipswich Transport Museum, Suffolk.
6 Apr: Morpeth Gathering Park-and-Ride from County Hall. c/o Aycliffe & District Bus Preservation Society.
6 Apr: South East Bus Festival 2013, Kent Showground, near Maidstone. Including 60th anniversary of London Guy GS class. By the organisers of 'M&D 100' and
'M&D and EK 60'. More information here.
6 Apr: Barnet Transport Fair, Christ Church Hall, St. Albans Road, High Barnet EN5 4LA.
7 Apr: Bus & Coach Preservation Spring Transport Fair and Running Day, Leisure Centre, Civic Centre Road, Havant, Hants. 02392-655224.
7 Apr: Copelands of Meir Big Cats (Independent Bus Tours). Enthusiast trip featuring rides on 4 Leyland Tigers plus 2 other vehicles.
7 Apr: **
EVENT CANCELLED DUE TO WATERLOGGED FIELD ** Bustival, at Isle of Wight Steam Railway, Havenstreet, c/o Southern Vectis (Go South Coast).
7 Apr: A2Z Spring Road Run, start/end at Warminster, Commercial Transport in Preservation.
7 Apr: Bristol Vintage Bus Group Mini Running Day from Brislington.
11-14 Apr: Great North Steam Fair, Beamish, County Durham.
13 Apr: "The Hodsons Hurrah", enthusiast trip from Blackburn to Hodson's Coaches of Clitheroe.
13 Apr: Keighley Bus Museum "Go Local Sunday". Town Tours on board a free heritage bus linking all the town's 22 visitor attractions.
13-14 Apr: Trolley
Weekend, The Trolleybus Museum at Sandtoft, Sandtoft, nr.Doncaster. 01724-711391
14 Apr: LT Country Bus Rally, East Grinstead.
14 Apr: Trip to East Grinstead Bus Rally (see above) from Doncaster, Rotherham, Alfreton and Derby.
14 Apr: Aston Manor Road Transport Museum, Open Day, Shenstone Drive, off Northgate, Aldridge, nr.Walsall WS9 8TP.
14 Apr: South Yorkshire Transport Museum, Open Day and "Transport Model Day" at Aldwarke premises, Rotherham.
20 Apr: Theydon Bois Transport Bazaar & Bus Running Day, Theydon Bois Village Hall (opposite village green). No car parking at village hall.
20 Apr: "Mid-Cornwall Basher", enthusiast trips around Cornwall using Roselyn Coaches Olympians, from Roselyn's depot in
St.Blazey Road, Par. Email for details.
20-21 Apr: UK Coach Rally, Alton Towers, Staffs.
20-21 Apr: Colne Valley Railway Vintage Vehicle Weekend, Castle Hedingham, Essex 01787-461174.
21 Apr: 40th Spring Bus & Coach Gathering (formerly
the Cobham Rally), London Bus Museum, Brooklands, Surrey.
21 Apr: Enthusiast trip from Nottingham to the London Bus Museum Gathering at Brooklands (see above).
Day trip leaving Nottingham at 7am and returning at 5pm. Call Callum on 07411-870898 or email.
21 Apr: Classic Cars & Vintage Vehicles, Burwell Museum, Cambridgeshire.
21 Apr: National "Drive it" Day, Federation of British Historic Vehicle Clubs.
21 Apr: Penzance Bus Running Day, supporting the Cornwall Bus Preservation Society, routes from Penzance Bus Station to Lands End, St Ives, St Just, Perranuthnoe, Marazion and Mousehole.
21 Apr: Road Transport
Event at Nottingham Transport Heritage Centre, Ruddington.
21 Apr: Teesside Vintage Bus Running Day, based at Middlesbrough's Transporter Bridge. 01642-782796 or Email.
21 Apr: Enthusiast excursion to Teesside Vintage Bus Running Day (see above) from Doncaster, with train connections from Sheffield and Leeds.
21 Apr: Sandbach Transport Festival, Cheshire.
27 Apr: Irish Transport Heritage Bus & Coach Rally, Ulster Folk & Transport Museum, Cultra, County Down.
27 Apr: Harpurs of Derby Running Day, enthusiast visit from Chesterfield and Alfreton.
27 Apr: Maidstone Vintage Toy Fair, Lockmeadow Market Hall, Hart Street, Maidstone.
27 Apr: Grey Cars of Torbay Centenary Open Day, 1100-1600, Daneheath
Business Park, Heathfield, nr Newton Abbot TQ12 6TL. Display of historic coaches with free shuttle bus link from Newton Abbot
rail & bus stations. Email or phone 01803-857106.
27-28 Apr: 1940s Weekend, Dover Transport Museum, Whitfield, Kent.
28 Apr: South Devon Classic Coach Road Run from Newton Abbot and Torbay to Dartmouth to celebrate Grey
Cars of Torbay Centenary. Email or phone 01803-857106.
28 Apr: Wheel Nuts 2013 (charity classic transport show), St. Roses School, Stratford Lawn, Stroud, Gloucester.
28 Apr: Bude Classic Motor Show, Rugby Ground, Bude, Cornwall.
28 Apr: Charity Bus Running Day, Route 251, Southend to London.
28 Apr: Bristol Harbourside Bus Rally & Running Day.
28 Apr: Classic & Vintage Ford Day, Ford cars, buses, trucks and tractors. British Commercial Vehicle Museum, Leyland, Lancs.
28 Apr: History in Motion, East Anglia Transport Museum, near Lowestoft. 01502-518459.
30 Apr: Independent Coachways 2nd Annual Reunion and nostalgic evening. Fleece Hotel, New
Road Side, Horsforth, Leeds. Starts 7:30pm. 0113-236-3695 or Email.
More information can be found on the Classic Buses Web site