Registered Charity No. 1026874

IMG_4814 ac The Society’s 1959 former PMT Atlantean, 766 EVT,
 has recently undergone extensive interior refurbishment,
including a complete seat re-trim in the original pattern of moquette


Welcome to the site of the Potteries Omnibus Preservation Society (POPS), a charity which was formed in 1977 to preserve and restore former Potteries Motor Traction (PMT) buses
Please also visit us at: www.facebook.com/potteriesomnibuspreservation

A full colour MAGAZINE filled with interesting articles, information, and photographs is  published quarterly. Members are invited to submit articles for inclusion up to two weeks before publication

SOCIETY MEETINGS take place monthly to keep the membership informed and are ISSUE 157- COVER sponsored by G SWIFTfollowed by entertainment in the form of photos, DVDs or a guest speaker.  If you would like to place an ADVERTISEMENT in our magazine, transport rally or running day programmes please enquire using the ‘Contact’ page of this website
Annual Subscription rates have remained the same in recent years:

Adult Member:  £20.00
Junior Member: £10.00
Joint Members: £30.00
We value subscriptions as they contribute towards the restoration and storage costs incurred by the society’s buses. Membership Application forms are available on request. Please email via the ‘Contact’ page or send a SAE to:

POPS, c/o 58 Newcastle Street, Burslem. Stoke-on-Trent ST6 3QF

RALLIES: Unfortunately, the Society will not be holding its Potteries Transport Rally & Running Day this year but it is hoped that the POTTERIES CONNECTION Running Day will be held at Gladstone Pottery Museum in September. Please see the ‘Rallies’ page for details
DONATIONS: Personal donations are very welcome and contribute towards the ongoing restoration of the Society’s Fleet. To make a donation, please express your kind wish to do so via the ‘Contact’ page or write to POPS, c/o 58 Newcastle Street, Burslem, Stoke-on-Trent ST6 3QF. Both NEH 466 and 766 EVT have recently undergone costly overhauls (February 2014 onwards). Photos of 766 with her engine removed are displayed under the Fleet tab

Leyland Titan OPD2 PMT L466 (NEH 466), owned and restored by POPS
(Photograph courtesy of M. Hearson) 466, 18may03 c ac w

Website Moderator:  Lynda Fee, Honorary Secretary
Email:  44LF88@gmail.com