Vintage bus rides take on a new twist

A vintage bus company in Halifax is to begin trips to celebrate the region’s beauty by travelling on restored double deckers.

The Yorkshire Heritage Bus Company Limited are now offering bus trips around the region and owner Tony Blackman, 72, said they wanted to celebrate the beauty of Yorkshire with scenic routes above Calder and Hebble Valleys to Skipton and Grassington.

The Yorkshire Heritage Bus Company Ltd. 'From the left are Kirsty Halstead, Ashley Blackman, Carol Blackman and Tony Blackman

The Yorkshire Heritage Bus Company Ltd. 'From the left are Kirsty Halstead, Ashley Blackman, Carol Blackman and Tony Blackman

His wife Carol, 51, admits the whole family has a passion for old buses and are involved in some way.

More on this story in today’s Halifax Courier.