Rallies and Events Attending:

(Subject to Vehicle Availability)

(More details on events can be found on www.classicbuses.co.uk/events)


Sunday 20th May - Hastings Bus Rally - Hastings, East Sussex

             Saturday 26th May - *Special Event*  Leyland Nationals PCD 80R & YCD 75T Special Run               recreating routes 799 & 98 to commemorate YCD 75T's 40th Anniversary (see below)

Sunday 27th May - GoCoach, Sevenoaks 10th Anniversary Event at their Otford Depot, Kent

Sunday 24th June - Kent & East Sussex Railway Bus Rally 

 Sunday 1st July - Eastbourne Bus Running Day - Eastbourne, East Sussex

Sunday 29th July - Worthing Bus Rally - Worthing, West Sussex

Sunday 5th August - *Special Event* - Tinkers Park Bus Rally - Hadlow Down, East Sussex

Sunday 26th August - Festival of Transport - Hellingly, East Sussex 

Sunday 2nd September - Romney, Hythe & Dymchurch Railway Bus Running Day - New Romney, Kent 

Sunday 23rd September - Amberley Bus Show - Amberley Museum, West Sussex

Saturday 29th September - Tinkers Park Open Day - Hadlow Down, East Sussex 

Sunday 7th October - Bluebell Railway Bus Running Day - East Grinstead, West Sussex 

Saturday 26th May

34 and 75 will operate over the former Southdown routes 799 and 98 to celebrate 75's (YCD 75T) 40th Birthday.

Last Update: 07/04/18


Planned Itinerary (Subject to Alteration)

75 will pick-up passengers from Worthing, Shoreham, Hove, Brighton and Lewes.
34 will pick-up passengers from Crowborough and Uckfield, and Lewes.

             Both vehicles will meet at Lewes Bus Station for departure at 10am, taking the former Service 799                   from Lewes to Eastbourne, Hastings and Rye.

At Rye, there will be a lunch break.

In the afternoon, both buses will take the same routing back as far as Hastings Pier where we will switch to route 98, travelling via Bexhill, Sidley and Herstmonceux to Hailsham.

At Hailsham, 34 and 75 will go separate ways to drop-off passengers.
75 will drop-off at Lewes, Brighton, Hove, Shoreham and Worthing. Running as service 799.
34 will continue on to Eastbourne, before running to Uckfield and Crowborough. Running as service 781 & 729.


Please see the timetable below (Subject to Alteration)


                        We strongly recommend you make a free seat reservation if you wish to attend this event

Please Email: southdownnational@gmail.com
Please Include...
- Your Name
- Where you wish to board/alight
- A contact number

As well as listed stops on the timetable, you may also board at any recognized bus stop on request (please include this in your email, and/or signal clearly at the stop on the day)

There will be opportunities for photography stops throughout the day.
If you have any queries about the event, Please Email: southdownnational@gmail.com