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Events in the West Country & Southern England.

With the current situation, many events in the near future may be cancelled, please check with

the events organiser's website to avoid disappointment before travelling.


  21-22 May   Shillingstone Three Okefords rally
  22 May   Didcot transport gala
  28-29 May   Castle Combe steam rally
  28-29 May   Holton Heath classic vehicle & steam engine show
  28-30 May   Launceston steam & vintage rally
  2-4 Jun   Shepton Mallet Bath & West Show
  3-5 Jun   Warminster Stockton Park vintage nostalgia festival
  3-5 Jun   Toddington festival of steam
  3-5 Jun   Denmead Overlord Show
  4-5 Jun   Paignton English Riviera Airshow
  4-5 Jun   Uckfield Tinkers' Park steam rally
  6 Jun (tbc)   Tiverton Coldharbour Mill steam day
  9-11 Jun   Wadebridge Royal Cornwall Show
  11-12 Jun   Swindon Lydiard Park steam & vintage rally
  11-12 Jun   Wallingford Stoke Row steam rally
  11-12 Jun   Marlborough Rainscombe Country Show
  11-12 Jun   Southwick D-Day Revival vintage bus shuttle
  12 Jun   Bromley pageant of motoring
  12 Jun (tbc)   Tenterden running day
  17-19 Jun   Royal Blue run
  18-19 Jun   Trowbridge Semington Vintage Show
  20-26 Jun   Salisbury Chalke Valley History Festival
  23-26 Jun   Goodwood festival of speed
  24-26 Jun   Swanage Roads to Rail
  24-26 Jun   Bovington Tankfest
  25 Jun (tbc)   Summercourt to Falmouth commercial road run
  25 Jun   Plynouth Armed Forces Day
  25-26 Jun   Weston-s-Mare Air Festival
  26 Jun   Brooklands bus rally
  30 Jun-2 Jul   Exeter Devon County Show
  1-3 Jul   Padstow vintage rally & country fair
  2 Jul   Teignmouth Airshow
  2 Jul   Stockbridge, Wallop Wings & Wheels
  2 Jul   Gaydon, Wythall BusFest & Leyland National 50
  2-3 Jul   Chickerell steam & vintage show
  2-3 Jul   Calne Heddington & Stockley steam rally & country fair
  3 Jul   Bournemouth bus rally
  3 Jul (tbc)   Eastbourne running day
  9 Jul   London-Brighton electric vehicle rally
  9-10 Jul (tbc)   Perranporth vintage rally
  9-10 Jul   Powderham historic vehicle gathering
  9 or 10 Jul   Reading TVOC100+2 running day
  10 Jul   Godstone running day
  11 Jul   Stithians Show
  15-17 Jul   Langport steam & country show
  15-17 Jul (tbc)   Bristol Harbour Festival
  15-17 Jul   RAF Fairford Royal International Air Tattoo
  15-17 Jul   Henley-on-Thames traditional boat festival
  16-17 Jul   Sticker country fayre & vintage rally
  16-17 Jul   Market Lavington vintage meet
  17 Jul   Wadebridge Wheels
  17 Jul   Sherborne classic & supercars
  17 Jul   Alton running day
  18-22 Jul   Farnborough International Air Show
  22-24 Jul   Lostwithiel Boconnoc steam fair
  22-24 Jul   Netley Marsh steam rally
  24 Jul (tbc)   Tiverton Coldharbour Mill steam day
  24 Jul   Paignton English Riviera classic car show
  26-28 Jul   Brockenhurst Hampshire County Show
  27 Jul   Yealmpton Agricultural Show
  30-31 Jul   St Buryan rally
  30-31 Jul   Sandtoft Gathering
  31 Jul   Worthing running day
  5-7 Aug   Brixham Torbay steam fair
  5-7 Aug   Wareham Purbeck Rally
  5-7 Aug   South Cerney vintage & country extravaganza
  6-7 Aug   Norton Fitzwarren steam fayre & vintage vehicle rally
  6-7 Aug   Uckfield Tinkers' Park running day
  7 Aug   Gosport bus rally
  7 Aug   Peterborough Buses Festival
  12-14 Aug   Bristol International Balloon Fiesta
  13-14 Aug   Location tbc South Hams vintage rally
  13-14 Aug   Bridgwater classic & vintage show
  14 Aug   Dorchester WHOTT 7th running day
  17 Aug   Gillingham & Shaftesbury Show
  18-21 Aug   Farnborough British Motor Show
  19-21 Aug   Stithians West of England great steam engine rally
  19-21 Aug (tbc)   Belgium Nostal Oudenaarde Ypres Brruges bus rally
  20 Aug (tbc)   Imberbus
  20-21 Aug   Yelverton RAF Harrowbeer vintage weekend
  20-21 Aug   Crewkerne Yesterday's Farming
  20-21 Aug   Ardingly Truckfest South East
  20-21 Aug   Headcorn Fire Show
  20-27 Aug   Dartmouth Royal Regatta
  21 Aug   Flitwick car bus & motorcycle show
  25 Sep   Buses to the Bill Salisbury to Portland road run
  25-29 Aug   Blandford Great Dorset Steam Fair
  26-28 Aug   Overton Carfest South
  26-28 Aug   Silverstone Classic
  26-29 Aug   Hellingly festival of transport
  27 Aug   Henstridge Wings & Wheels
  27 Aug   Gloucester Goes Retro
  28 Aug   Aveton Gifford classic car show
  28 Aug   Sherborne historic vehicle rally
  28-29 Aug   Honiton Hill rally
  29 Aug (tbc)   Tiverton Coldharbour Mill steam day
  1-4 Sep   Bournemouth air festival
  3 Sep   Deal East Kent 106
  3-4 Sep   Dorchester Dorset County Show
  3-4 Sep   Shepton Mallet Truckfest South West
  4 Sep   Brentford Festival
  4 Sep   Romney Hythe & Dymchurch Railway bus rally
  9-11 Sep   Swanage Railway classic & steam vehicle show
  10 Sep   Abingdon air & country show
  10-11 Sep   Northleach Steamshow
  10-19 Sep   Heritage open days, vintage bus tours in some towns
  11 Sep   Coleford Speech House vintage show
  16-18 Sep   Goodwood Revival
  17 Sep   Kingsbridge running day
  17 Sep   Sidmouth classic car show
  17-18 Sep   St Mawgan steam & vintage rally
  17-18 Sep   Taunton Somerset County Show
  17-18 Sep   Berwick St John country fayre
  18 Sep   Showbus Brunel University - Oxford road run
  18 Sep   Northampton running day
  24 Sep   Uckfield Tinkers' Park open day
  24-25 Sep   Frome Festival of Transport
  24-25 Sep   Avon Valley Railway 1940s weekend
  25 Sep (tbc)   Tiverton Coldharbour Mill steam day
  25 Sep   Amberley running day
  25 Sep   Redbourn Showbus 50
  2 Oct (tbc)   Chesham & Amersham running day
  8-9 Oct (tbc)   IoW Beer & Buses
  23 Oct   Brooklands bus rally
  30 Oct (tbc)   Tiverton Coldharbour Mill steam day
  1-3 Nov   Birmingham NEC Euro Bus Expo
  6 Nov (tbc)   London to Brighton veteran car run
  27 Nov (tbc)   Tiverton Coldharbour Mill steam day
  1 Jan (tbc)   Tiverton Coldharbour Mill steam day


If you know of other West Country events you wish to see listed, please email the event details to chairman@busmuseum.org.uk.


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