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Other Publications from the BTS

The following publications can be ordered directly from the BTS.


Bournemouth Trolleybuses

by David Bowler, published by Adam Gordon 2019. Hardback. 625 pages.

£60 plus £6.50 carriage by Hermes.

2020 Calendar

BTS Calendar 2020

ALMOST SOLD OUT - BUY NOW! You can buy your copy of the 2020 calendar here. This year we are featuring Porto's fleet of double-deck trolleybuses, which had Lancia chassis and bodywork by Dalfa, set in Porto's spectacular operating territory. Again the superb photos are by Tony Belton, who has also provided captions in his own inimitable style.

The calendars again have been professionally printed, this year on premium paper for even better results, but we have maintained the price of £10 each (including postage and packing).

All profits go towards trolleybus preservation and restoration.

Buy more for your friends and family! Add to cart, then when you proceed to checkout, increase the quantity before paying.

Price: £10 (including UK postage & packing)


Portsmouth TrolleybusesPortsmouth Trolleybuses by David RH Bowler

We currently have available copies of David Bowler's 'Portsmouth Trolleybuses' which you can purchase from Sales Manager, Paul Weal, at These are post free while stocks last. You can also purchase here by clicking on the Buy Now button below.

This authoritative history of Portsmouth's trolleybuses is available from the BTS post free while stocks last. It tells in detail the story of the south coast system which opened in 1934 and closed in 1963.

A4 and hardbound it has 383 pages, 50 colour photos and 164 in black and white, along with 54 maps or plans which explain the developments.

This is a book which has been thoroughly researched over several years.

ISBN 978 1 874422 96 9

Price: £48

BTS Souvenir Notelets

Limited Opportunity to Buy by Post

A souvenir set of photographs has been produced by the Society to commemorate Reading’s trolleybus system.

Until now the set of six notelets has only been available to visitors to the BTS Sales stand but for a limited period we are making them available for sale by post and online.

There are two photos each of BUTs, Sunbeam S7s and Sunbeam F4As. Each photo is a superb representation of the vehicle shown in an iconic location. The inside is left blank for personal greetings or messages.

They are available at £5 each or five sets for the price of four (£20) including postage and packing.

All profits go towards trolleybus restoration. Hurry - the offer will not last long and is subject to availability.


1 set for £5 2 sets for £10 3 sets for £15 5 sets for £20
(including one free set)
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