The Apprehensive Wait…


So following our decision to purchase a Mercedes Vario 30 Seater School Bus… we wait.

We purchased our bus from Mike Daly who owns a company in Warrington, Cheshire.

We must say, Mike has been an absolute diamond and we would recommend him for anybody wishing to buy something similar. After we had placed our deposit for Bertie, Mike carried out some finishing touches for us including fixing the air suspension and also carrying out a full mot. Mike then went out of his way to deliver our new vehicle from Warrington to our current abode in East Yorkshire…without charging us a penny! As we said, hes a diamond!

But before the delivery of our project and big yellow adventure… we wait.

As we both eagerly awaited the arrival of Bertie, many thoughts were drifting through our minds; where are we actually going to keep the bus?.. Continue reading “The Apprehensive Wait…”


The First Post

So… a few months ago, around February.. we acquired a big yellow school bus. I instantly named him Bertie, Jon prefers a more beastly Bertock… Meet Bertie…


This may seem like a crazy idea; we had to borrow funds and neither of us have the correct license to even drive our new project home!

The easy way to explain this is by saying that both us of share the same dream of travelling around in a cosy vehicle that we call home but this has been our dream for years… why now?…

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