Playbus News

  • Are you pictured in the Bewbush Playbus Photos?

    CRAWLEY residents of a certain age will have fond memories of the Bewbush Playbus.

  • Book Signing

    Book signing events have been set up at both K2 and Squires Garden Centre in Crawley. Both venues were happy to support the book as a local project.

  • Breaking News on Sky News HD

    Sue Wickstead Reporting from the O2 on Sky News HD.
    Jay-Jay the supersonic bus told in a childrens's picture story book has finally been release and is driving off the shelves.

  • Bus Rallies

    Bus Rally 2000 Big Bus Bash

    A bus rally was a chance for mobile play projects to get together, to share their working experiences, to show off their converted vehicles and to meet other like minded play workers.

    The vintage bus rallies were similarly, a chance for bus enthusiasts to get together and to talk about buses to other like minded enthusiasts.

  • Happy Birthday Jay-Jay!

    10th October 2014 'Jay-Jay the Supersonic bus' drove into town!

  • Jay-Jay at Buckingham Palace!

    Having now delivered my books to Downing Street I can say that a copy of each book is both at number 10 Downing Street as well as Buckingham Palace.

  • Jay-Jay at No. 10 Downing Street

    Jay-Jat goes to No. 10 Downing Street

    I was pleased when suddenly out of the blue came a message of thanks from Comic Relief for all my years of fund-raising work!

  • Maggie - The Ipswich Playbus

    There is something about a Playbus that gets under your skin and into your heart. Mandy Potter and I both agree with that.

  • Playbus Memories

    “What do you remember about the bus?” I asked.

    "The friendship and it was always full of laughter. It created happy memories" was the reply.

  • Strictly Playbus Challenge

    Do you remember the BBC television programme 'Challenge Anneka?

    This year’s celebrity line up for ‘Strictly Come Dancing’ includes Anneka Rice.

  • Supersonic the Bus that Flies

    This summer, the 2018, August edition of the Flybe magazine contained an article regarding the Bewbush Playbus books and the fictional tales of Jay-Jay the Supersonic Bus.

    So why and how did this come about?

  • TIFFERS - The Bus shelter

    ‘Tiffers is a converted double decker bus providing warmth and safety for the rough sleepers of Ipswich. Giving them 24/7 support and guidance needed to rebuild their lives for a better brighter future.’

  • Writing a Newspaper Report

    childrens newspapers articles

    I am constantly surprised at the children’s curiosity and interest in the Playbus and how much pleasure it still brings even though it is now only in book form. The children are as fascinated as ever about the Fact as well as the Fiction.

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