Saturday 21st April 2018

10am – 5pm

Quorn & Woodhouse Station Yard



  • Display of Buses & Coaches in station yard
  • Heritage bus services in local area including regular journeys to Loughborough GCR and Mainline rail stations
  • Transport sale stalls
  • GCR Rail services
  • Butler Henderson café & NAAFI style tea rooms Quorn Woodhouse station
  •  An enhanced train service (with additional services run by our award-winning diesel railcar) providing opportunities to travel to Loughborough one way by train and one way by historic bus.


Normal train fares apply.  There is no admission charge to this event.


Free buses will run approximately hourly on four routes.

Quorn Station to Loughborough Stations via Main Road (Route 70)  

Direct to Loughborough Midland via Jubilee Way, returning via Loughborough Central and stopping outside the station main entrance

Quorn Station to Loughborough Midland via Barrow upon Soar (Route 60)

Single-deck route to Loughborough Midland via Barrow upon Soar and Cotes.

Walton on the Wolds circular from Quorn via Barrow (Route 65)  

Out via barrow on Soar and Walton on the Wolds, returning via Paudy Crossroads and back through Barrow.

Shelthorpe and Quorn village circular from Quorn (Route 85)     

Via A6 to Shelthorpe traffic lights, up Shelthorpe Road, along Terry Yardley Way and continuing along the A6 Quorn bypass to Waitrose Mountsorrel, returning through Quorn village to Quorn station.

Further details in the event programme which will be available from Rally Control in Quorn Station Yard and from Great Central Railway booking offices on the day.
Please support the event by purchasing a programme.



Loughborough: LE11 1RW. On street parking is available but the surrounding roads will be busy.

Quorn: LE12 8AG. Public parking in the field immediately adjacent to the station, £2 per car. Limited free parking for disabled in the station yard.

Rothley: LE7 7LD. There is limited car parking in the station yard.
Leicester North: LE4 3BR. There is limited car parking on the immediate approach to the station.


2018 Quorn & Woodhouse vehicle entries

All vehicles subject to availability on the day

Cars – Display Only

Car – BS 9884 – Trojan

Car – HCH 115K 1971 Ford Cortina

BUSES & COACHES – Display Only at Quorn & Woodhouse Station yard

1939 AEC Renown CBC 921. ex Leicester City Transport

1952 Crossley DD42 CRC 911. ex Derby Corporation

1954 AEC RT OLD 714. ex London Transport (Green)

1958 Leyland Titan TBC 164. ex Leicester City Transport

1958 Leyland Tiger Cub MTL 750. ex Delaine Buses

1962 BMMO S15 5056 HA. ex Midland Red

1965 Bristol MW DNU 20C ex Midland General

1966 Leyland PD3 GRY 48D. ex Leicester City Transport

1966 Leyland Atlantean DTL 489D. ex Delaine

1969 Daimler Fleetline MFA 703G. ex Burton Corporation

1971 AEC Reliance BJF 999K . ex Straws Coaches, Leicester

1973 Leyland Leopard XRR 615M ex Barton Buses

1974 Bristol VR2 OEH 604M. ex PMT

1974 AEC Reliance SHH 85M ex Galleon Tours (or Setra coach)

1979 Bedford YMT EBC 567T. Paul. S. Winson Coaches

1987 Volvo B10M D101 GHY. ex Badgerline

Buses & Coaches due in service on 21/4/2018 – subject to availability

1934 AEC Regal 1 FV 4548. ex W.Salisbury/ W.C Standerwick Ltd

1944 Daimler CWA6 EKV 966.  ex Coventry Transport

1950 AEC RT KLB 596. Browns Blue

1956 Leyland PD2 KTL 780. The Delaine Heritage Trust

1961 AEC Bridgemaster 217 AJF. ex Leicester City Transport

1964 Leyland Titan PD3 90 HBC. ex Leicester City Transport

1965 AEC Renown DBC 190C. ex Leicester City Transport

1966 AEC Renown FJF 40D. ex Leicester City Transport

1968 BMMO S23 RHA 919G. ex Midland Red

1972 Scania MCW ARY 225K . ex Leicester City Transport

1972 Bristol RELH6L JMA 413L. ex North Western

1975 Scania Metropolitan GJF 301N. ex Leicester City Transport

1980 Dennis Dominator FUT 240V. ex Leicester Citybus/LCT

1981 Leyland Leopard TBC 1X (BAH 589X). ex Leicester City Transport

1986 Dennis Dominator C100 UBC. ex Leicester Citybus

1994 Scania N168 PUT. ex Midland Fox/Arriva

1998 Scania S350 MFP. ex First Leicester