Hitch a ride on classic buses

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Classic former West Riding buses will run between Wakefield and Kettlethorpe to celebrate 110 years of the 110 service running in Wakefield.

Arriva Yorkshire have specially decorated a double-decker to mark the anniversary which will be unveiled at the event on the 110 on Sunday, July 13.

A special display will feature at Wakefield Bus Station and holders of Running Day Programmes will be able to obtain a busman’s lunch in the bus station.

A classic bus and transport rally, organised by The West Riding Bus Group, will also take place at Heath Common from 10am.

Services to the event are as follows:

Service 20. Dewsbury - Ossett - Horbury - Wakefield

Service X32. Dewsbury - Ossett - Wakefield (Limited Stop)

Service No X32 20 20 20 20

Dewsbury 08.40 08.55 09.10 09.25 09.40

Ossett 08.57 09.12 09.27 09.42 09.57

Horbury 09.20 09.35 09.50 10.05

Lupset Hotel 09.25 09.40 09.55 10.10

Wakefield Bus Station 09.15 09.35 09.50 10.05 10.20

These then all continue to Heath Common as Service X52 or 52

Service X33. Barnsley - Newmillerdam - Sandal - Heath Common

Barnsley 10.30

Newmillerdam 10.48

Wakefield (Kirkgate) 11.00

Heath Common 11.07

Service 70. Pontefract - Featherstone - Crofton - Heath Common

Pontefract 09.30

Featherstone 09.41

Sharlston Hotel 09.47

Heath Common 10.00

First Buses on regular Services

68 Normanton-Heath Common 10.28

X52/52 Wakefield-Heath Common 09.20

110 Kettlethorpe-Wakefield 10.05

Further information about the services running will be published in the programme, available for £3 on the day, from Wakefield Market on Saturdays, or by post from West Riding Bus Group.

Buses will also be displayed in Brook Street, Wakefield on Saturday, July 12.




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