New releases June 1998
Western National Mercedes 709D Plaxton Beaver

24802 Mercedes 709D Plaxton Beaver Minibus WESTERN NATIONAL
With its striking flags and bold colours, this Western National Minibus is another Western National model, 616 (K616ORL), is on route 14 to Keyham.
London Transport AEC Regal IV MCW RF515

One of the first RF's to be converted to OPO specification, RF515 (MLL933), retains its cream window borders. With "Pay As You Enter" boards on its front and sides and authentic adverts for Red Rover and Green Rover bus tickets, this highly detailed model travels on route 206 to Claygate.
Great Yarmouth Leyland Titan PD2

16115 Leyland Titan PD2 Highbridge GREAT YARMOUTH
The attractive blue and cream livery of the Great Yarmouth fleet is featured on this PD2 complete with adverts for local brew Lacon's and the well recognised drink milk campaign. On route 5 to South Denes is 67 (EX6567).
County Dennis Dart Plaxton Pointer

20621 Dennis Dart Plaxton Pointer COUNTY BUS
From the County Bus fleet, L405NHJ, is on route 331 to Turnford. Representing the "Lea Valley" division operating in North East London and Essex, this Pointer represents the final livery of this company before its change into Arriva colours.
National Express Alexander Y type East Yorkshire Leyland Leopard

22509 East Yorkshire Leyland Leopard Alexander Y Type NATIONAL
On the 25th Anniversary of National Express coaches, this Y-Type, the first to be featured in the all over white livery, representing an important era in British bus history. It is seen here on route 305 to London.
Bolton Leyland Titan PD2 Highbridge DL

20003DL Leyland Titan PD2/12 MCW Orion BOLTON
On route 55 to Belmont, this handsome vehicle, 81 (JBN157) carries adverts for Walker's Pubs and Stonedri clothing. As with all De-Luxe models, a certificate of authenticity is included showing the limited production run.
Birmingham Daimler Fleetline CRG6 MCW
25401 Daimler Fleetline MCW BIRMINGHAM
The popular Birmingham livery returns on this Manchester style Daimler Fleetline, complete with alternative style roof. On route 9 to Quinton, 3400 (400KOV), carries adverts for Arkell's BBB Beer and Schreiber furniture. The additional grills on its rear signify that this bus was one of those fitted with an experimental heating system.
BRS AEC Ergo 3XL Box

Yet another new model released this month is this AEC Ergo in British Road Services livery. Operating from the Bristol depot, RA337 (FHF769D) gives the BRS collector yet another detailed vehicle for their fleet.