Bognor Regis Bus Station model for Southdown 100

Andy Harris's scale model of the frontage of Bognor Regis Bus Station was built to mark Southdown 100
Andy Harris's scale model of the frontage of Bognor Regis Bus Station was built to mark Southdown 100
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BAYKO enthusiast Andy Harris has built a scale model of Bognor Regis Bus Station for Southdown 100.

Mr Harris, who lives in Camberley, write to the Observer having seen a copy of Sylvia Endacott’s article on early transport in the April 23 edition.

, by a fellow member of the Bayko Collectors’ Club, who lives in Chichester.

“I was pleased to see the photograph of Bognor Regis Bus Station, which I remember having visited in the 1960s,” he said.

“I built my 1/50 scale model last winter to mark Southdown 100 and have recently exhibited it at the London Transport Museum Acton Depot open weekend.

“The main building is made from Bayko, a British building toy that was manufactured in Liverpool from 1934 to 1964. Bayko was a very popular toy in the mid-1950s.”

Mr Harris is a member of the Bayko Collectors’ Club and was sent the article by a fellow member from Chichester.

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