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Last updated: 22 December 2023

 
     
 

New Years Day Ale & Ride - 01 January 2024

Route 24

Once again, The Provincial Society will be running our free service “24” between Gosport and Fareham via Lee on Solent, Stubbington and Titchfield from 11am to 5pm.

As previous years have proved so popular, this year we are expending our services to join up with Friends of King Alfred Buses in Winchester and their running day. They will be running service '69' from Winchester to Fareham and return. (timetable below)

We plan to have as many of our buses running on the day with some very special guests too, so it will definitely be another day to remember.

So why not save your money from an expensive New Years Eve and join us, sampling fine ales and local food at some of the south’s best hostelries whilst taking a trip back in time on some wonderful vintage buses!

For further information, see our Facebook page. Or email rick.jackson@provincialsociety.org

Following vehicles are expected to operate:

Reg No Year Type Operator
ORV 989 1958 Leyland PD2/40 Portsmouth 112
373 FCR 1963 AEC Regent Southampton 353
PUF 165H 1969 Leyland Leopard Southdown 465
ECG 112K 1972 Bristol RE Provincial 12
HOR 416L 1973 Leyland National Provincial 16
YPL 449T 1979 Leyland National London Country SNB449
L504 AJT 1993 Optare Delta Wilts & Dorset 3504
R741 XRV 1998 Volvo Olympian Southern Vectis 4641
YN54 NZD 2004 Scania CN94UB First Hants & Dorset 65008

 

2024 Ale & Ride Public Timetable (updated 08 Dec 23)

 

Service 24                          
                           
Fareham Bus Station – Bay 'L' 1100 1130 1200 1230 1300 1330 1400 1430 1500 1530 1600 1630 1700
Fareham Railway Station 1103 1133 1203 1233 1303 1333 1403 1433 1503 1533 1603 1633 1703
Titchfield Square 1110 1140 1210 1240 1310 1340 1410 1440 1510 1540 1610 1640 1710
Stubbington Red Lion 1118 1148 1218 1248 1318 1348 1418 1448 1518 1548 1618 1648 1718
Hill Head The Crofton 1123 1153 1223 1253 1323 1353 1423 1453 1523 1553 1623 1653 1723
Lee on Solent Inn By The Sea 1133 1203 1233 1303 1333 1403 1433 1503 1533 1603 1633 1703 1733
Gosport The Seahorse 1140 1210 1240 1310 1340 1410 1440 1510 1540 1610 1640 1710 1740
Gosport Cocked Hat 1142 1212 1242 1312 1342 1412 1442 1512 1542 1612 1642 1712 1742
Gosport White Hart 1147 1217 1247 1317 1347 1417 1447 1517 1547 1617 1647 1717 1747
Gosport Bus Stn – Coach Bay 3 1153 1223 1253 1323 1353 1423 1453 1523 1553 1623 1653 1723 1753
                           
Gosport Bus Stn – Coach Bay 3 1100 1130 1200 1230 1300 1330 1400 1430 1500 1530 1600 1630 1700
Gosport White Hart 1105 1135 1205 1235 1305 1335 1405 1435 1505 1535 1605 1635 1705
Gosport Cocked Hat 1110 1140 1210 1240 1310 1340 1410 1440 1510 1540 1610 1640 1710
Gosport The Seahorse 1112 1142 1212 1242 1312 1342 1412 1442 1512 1542 1612 1642 1712
Lee on Solent Inn By The Sea 1120 1150 1220 1250 1320 1350 1420 1450 1520 1550 1620 1650 1720
Hill Head The Crofton 1130 1200 1230 1300 1330 1400 1430 1500 1530 1600 1630 1700 1730
Stubbington Red Lion 1135 1205 1235 1305 1335 1405 1435 1505 1535 1605 1635 1705 1735
Titchfield Square 1143 1213 1243 1313 1343 1413 1443 1513 1543 1613 1643 1713 1743
Fareham Railway Station 1150 1220 1250 1320 1350 1420 1450 1520 1550 1620 1650 1720 1750
Fareham Bus Station – Bay 'L' 1153 1223 1253 1323 1353 1423 1453 1523 1553 1623 1653 1723 1753

 

2024 FoKAB Winchester - Fareham

 

Service 69

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

FAREHAM -- WINCHESTER

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

             

WINCHESTER (Broadway)

 

0900

1030

1200

1330

1500

1615

Twyford (Phoenix)

 

0910

1040

1210

1340

1510

1625

Fisher's Pond

 

0917

1047

1217

1347

1517

1632

Lower Upham (Alma Inn)

 

0925

1055

1225

1355

1525

1640

Bishop's Waltham (Square)

 

0930

1100

1230

1400

1530

1645

 

0932

1102

1232

1402

1532

1650

Waltham Chase

 

0937

1107

1237

1407

1537

1658

Wickham Square

 

0945

1115

1245

1415

1545

1708

Fareham West Street

 

0955

1125

1255

1425

1555

1710

FAREHAM (Bus Station)

 

1000

1130

1300

1430

1600

1730

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

             

FAREHAM (Bus Station)

0905

1035

1205

1335

1505

1620

 

Wickham Square

0925

1050

1225

1350

1525

1635

 

Waltham Chase

0925

1055

1225

1355

1525

1640

 

Bishop's Waltham (Square)

0930

1100

1230

1400

1530

1645

 

0932

1102

1232

1402

1532

1645

 

Lower Upham (Alma Inn)

0937

1107

1237

1407

1537

1650

 

Fisher's Pond

0945

1115

1245

1415

1545

1658

 

Twyford (Post Office)

0952

1122

1252

1422

1552

1705

 

WINCHESTER (Broadway)

1002

1132

1302

1432

1602

1715

 

 

 

H523 CTR at The Inn By the Sea, Lee (BJ) FDV 793V on layover at Gosport Bus Station (TL) TTR 167H leaving Fareham Bus Station (BJ)
     
Bristol RE at Bugle Hotel, Titchfield (MA) A301 KJT at The Inn by the Sea, Lee (MA) T728 REU approaching Titchfield Square (CD)
     
N324 ECR outside the Inn by the Sea. Lee (MA) BFX 666T on layover at Fareham Bus Station (RJ)
   
KV51 KZJ leaving Fareham Bus Station (RJ) J501 GCD arriving at Gosport Bus Station (RJ) ORV 989 approaching The Osborne View, Hill Head (CD)

(C) Malcolm Audsley (MA), Chris Drew (CD), Bob Jackson (BJ), Rick Jackson (RJ) & Terry Lawson (TL)

 
 

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