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IMPORTANT NOTICE: THE INTRODUCTION OF TWO EXCITING NEW SERIES FOR THE DEDICATED COLLECTOR. The GROCERY SERIES and BREWERY SERIES are easily identifiable by their brightly coloured customised packaging, cream for the Grocery and green for the Brewery Series. Each series features approximately 15 models recreating authentic vehicles as used by companies in the brewing and grocery trades. The models will be produced in very restricted quantities, so be sure to place your orders early to avoid the disappointment of missing out.
23305 AEC RF Bus. GREEN LINE

23305 AEC RF Bus. GREEN LINE
Green Line vehicles have always provided an attractive alternative in London's streets when operating on their long journeys across the capital. LYF 407, RF 56 can be seen on route 711 to High Wycombe carrying destination boards on the side of its roof, a distinctive feature captured here for the first time.
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24101 Bedford TK Dropside S. A. BRAINS.

24101 Bedford TK Dropside S. A. BRAINS.
An example of how attractive brewery vehicles can be and the effort that goes into their design can be seen here in the form of the Bedford TK of S.A. Brain & Co. Ltd. This famous Welsh brewer ran YWO 983T from the late 'seventies delivering barrels and crates to various inns as represented by the load in this model. Complete with nudge bar and headboard, detail once again is of the highest order.
24201 Alexander Fleetline. MIDLAND RED NBC.

24201 Alexander Fleetline. MIDLAND RED NBC.
Carrying the "Chaserider" name given to all service vehicles in the Cannock area, this former Trent vehicle, DRC 543J, fleet number 2543, is on route 837 Colliery Service. In NBC red and white this attractive double deck makes the perfect partner to last months Y Type from the same fleet. The modle is also available with SHOWBUS adverts to promote the 1997 Duxford EFE SHOWBUS rally.
20603DL Pointer / Dart. THAMESWAY.

20603DL Pointer / Dart. THAMESWAY.
Thamesway vehicles are a familiar sight in Essex and East London where this Dart is operating. On the long 551 route to Basildon, M920 TEV displays adverts for Ridleys beer on its sides illustrating the type of advertising now common on single deck buses.
18604 Bristol VR III Open Top. CROSVILLE

18604 Bristol VR III Open Top. CROSVILLE
Crosville's "Happy Dragon" can be seen proudly displayed on the upper decks of WTU 467W, fleet number OVG467. Carrying adverts for the Welsh Mountain Zoo, driver recruitment and the White Rose Shopping Centre, this highly detailed model adds yet another vehicle to the popular Welsh fleet on route 101 to Prestatyn.
17205 Leyland National. MAIDSTONE & DISTRICT

17205 Leyland National. MAIDSTONE & DISTRICT
The popular National returns this month in the much requested livery of Maidstone & District. The famous green and cream of SKR 556R, fleet number 3556 is sure to please many collectors and an early order is recommended.
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22104 ERGOMATIC Artic Box TESCO.

22104 ERGOMATIC Artic Box TESCO.
Featuring the later style of grill the Ergomatic cab, GRO 302L is in the red and black livery of Tesco. Part of an extensive fleet used by the supermarket chain in the 'Seventies', with the Tesco name displayed high on the trailer sides for maximum effect.
19806 Daimler CVG6. HALIFAX CORPORATION.
19806 Daimler CVG6. HALIFAX CORPORATION.
The first model in the Halifax Corporation livery DCP 851, fleet number 292, is on route 57 to Holywell Green. This extremely detailed livery, captured using the latest decorative techniques for the finest detail, is sure to be popular as interest is already very high.