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May 2017
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Tuesday 23 May
Confirmed BusByBono Model Release
BusByBono's first UK model has now been released. The models are available both direct from Bus By Bono and also via the sole UK distributor TTC Diecast.
Cat No.100102
Vehicle Dennis Dart Northern Counties Paladin
Operator First Eastern Counties Buses Ltd
Fleet No. 40256
Registration N624 CDB
Route 70A IPSWICH

Tuesday 23 May
Three Confirmed B-T Releases
The following 1/76 scale B-T models have now been released in the UK.


DB11 Sand & Gravel Supply Co (136 - DCY 187K) 2 Pallets of Sacks Load - Karrier Bantam Dropside Lorry


DB12 Roadline (TGU 528M) - Leyland FG Boxvan Lorry


DB13 British Railway (KE 6195 N/CT7525N - JDN 995) Ex-LMS Container Load - Karrier Bantam Artic Flatbed Lorry


Saturday 06 May
Latest Model For The Atlas Classic Coaches Collection
Model number twenty two in the Atlas Edition's Classic Coaches Collection has now been released to in the UK. Like many of the recent releases in the collection this is another 1/72nd scale model which is identical to one released previously in other parts of Europe.

Although a well finished model, it once again depicts a urban bus rather than a vehicle more associated with longer distance coach type operations.


4642 122 Segmüller, Germany - Büssing Senator 12D Bus

Wednesday 3 May
More 1/43rd Scale Models Now Available in UK
Wholesaler John Ayrey Diecast's has now taken into stock eight further 1/43 scale bus models which were previously issued on a magazine partworks series.
The latest models include a UK vehicle and various other vehicles from mainly France. A previous selection of models were available earlier this year from the same European series.

The model have an RRP of £29.99 and if your interested in any of these I suggest you ask your regular model retailer whether he can obtain stock.


MAG HC12 Isuzu BXD-30, Japan - 1962


MAG HC14 Chausson APH 47 Nez de Cochon, France - 1951


MAG HC15 Citroen T23RU Chaissaing, France - 1947


MAG HC16 AEC Regal III Harington, UK - 1950


MAG HC17 Isobloc 648DP, France - 1955


MAG HC19 Renault AGP85 Sohorten, France - 1938


MAG HC20 Somua OP5/3, France - 1959


MAG HC21 Ikarus 66, Hungary - 1972


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