News

The Museum prepares for major refurbishment - The huge task of dismantling existing displays & the temporary removal of vehicles has begun. Our volunteers are to be praised for their efforts & endless enthusiasm given in carrying out the difficult & sometimes strenuous work involved. Contractors will move in shortly to commence removal of the roof from… Continue reading
Museum Closes for Major Refurbishment - As from Sunday 1st October 2017, the museum will be closed for refurbishment. Major reconstruction work together with a completely new internal design will take place. The project is largely supported by funding from the National Lottery. At present we are not able to announce a planned re-opening date for the museum… Continue reading
Up another gear for the British Commercial Vehicle Museum - ‘Up another gear for the British Commercial Vehicle Museum’ project awarded National Lottery Support   The British Commercial Vehicle Museum based in King Street, Leyland, Lancashire, is pleased to announce that it has received a National Lottery grant of £1,836,100 from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) for the ‘Up another… Continue reading