South Wales
Model Fleet Focus
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Corgi Original Omnibus Company
Southern Vectis Bristol Lodekka FS.
OM40401 AEC Regent II Weymann SOUTH WALES.
271 (DWN648) on route 85 to Langland Bay.
Photo courtesy of Model Bus Zone
MAY 2001 RELEASE
EFE
20502 BET AEC Regal
20502 BET AEC Regal SOUTH WALES.
Once again featuring the distinctive dark red and cream of the South Wales bus fleet, this AEC Regal, CTH930, fleet number 20, makes a great partner to the Regent V from a period when AEC's began to dominate the fleet.
JULY 1996 RELEASE
19704 A.E.C. REGENT V (Orion)
19704 A.E.C. REGENT V (Orion) SOUTH WALES.
Featured here in its first livery of South Wales, this Regent V is featured twice more in our range in other liveries. MCY406, fleet number 476, carries this much requested fleet name on route 23 to the Cockett Inn. Carrying adverts for Kardov Flour and Gold Stream Tea, this fine double decker is typical of the South Wales fleet.
OCTOBER 1995 RELEASE
20703 AEC Regal Windover
20703 AEC Regal Windover SOUTH WALES.
In the reverse livery of the two previous models, this beautiful half-cab coach displays South Wales' continued affection for the AEC marque. GCY432, fleet number 1005, is depicted on tour duties and was one of a large fleet of these Windover bodied vehicles operated by the company.
JANUARY 1997 RELEASE
20502DL BET AEC Regal SOUTH WALES
20502DL BET AEC Regal SOUTH WALES.
A sister vehicle to our original release, this deluxe version now carries an advertisement for South Wales Transport Co. on its roof sides. TH930, fleet number 21 is on route L6 to Morfa.
OCTOBER 1996 RELEASE
14010 Bristol FLF Lodekka SOUTH WALES NBC
14010 Bristol FLF Lodekka NBC SOUTH WALES.
In response to the many requests for more Welsh buses we have produced this interesting vehicle from the South Wales fleet. Registered 129FCY, Fleet number 974 is on route 17 to Three Crosses and carries an interesting advertisement for NBC, The Big Fuel saver.
SEPTEMBER 1999 RELEASE
18601 Bristol VR III Open Top SOUTH WALES
18601 Bristol VR III Open Top SOUTH WALES.
The first of the eagerly awaited Open Top VR's is this attractive white and red South Wales version. Complementing the other vehicles in the South Wales range, this special VR, RTH931S, fleet number 931, is named "Sir Harry Secombe". carrying the "Skyrider" name on its upper decks, it is depicted on route 75 to Langland Bay.
APRIL 1997 RELEASE
15712 Plaxton Panorama Elite III SOUTH WALES
15712 Plaxton Panorama Elite III SOUTH WALES.
Continuing to build our South Wales Transport fleet, the very distinctive livery used on this Panorama creates a completely new look for this vehicle. Our first Panorama for some time captures fleet number 188 registered LHU661L, on the express route X1 to Swansea.
OCTOBER 2001 RELEASE
12115 Harrington Cavalier SOUTH WALES NBC
12115 Harrington Cavalier SOUTH WALES.
In a bid to balance the many requests from our collectors, for National Bus Company models we give you this South Wales NBC liveried Harrington Cavalier. Fleet number 119, registered 825BWN is on a long distance route to Blackpool.
APRIL 2003 RELEASE
24904 Mercedes Minibus SOUTH WALES TRANSPORT
24904 Mercedes Minibus SOUTH WALES.
For our collectors of Welsh liveried buses, this Mercedes Minibus of South Wales Transport looks very attractive indeed. Registration number F320AWN, fleet number 320, is operating route 6 to Port Tennant near Swansea.
MAY 2005 RELEASE
30703 AEC Renown SOUTH WALES.
30703 AEC Renown SOUTH WALES.
Complementing our previous South Wales models, the third release of our new AEC Renown will make a fine addition to any collection. Registered 311ECY, fleet number 1248 is workmg route 76 to Port Tennant, Kingsway Hospital.
APRIL 2006 RELEASE
24323 Willowbrook BET SOUTH WALES NBC.
24323 Willowbrook BET NBC SOUTH WALES.
The Willowbrook bodied Reliance was the workhorse of many BET fleets and this Welsh vehicle in NBC livery depicts one of these. Registered WKG276 fleet number 556 is working route 143 to Porthcawl.
MARCH 2006 RELEASE
24325 BET Weymann SOUTH WALES.
24325 BET Weymann SOUTH WALES.
The high level of detail and decoration stand out well on our BET Weymann model in the maroon livery of South Wales. Registered VWN13, fleet number 821 works route 19 to Morriston, Bonymaen and Swansea.
NOVEMBER 2007 RELEASE
South Wales AEC Regent III Weymann
34206 AEC Regent III Weymann SOUTH WALES.
RLH casting
AUGUST 2013 RELEASE