Despite that I managed photos of the seven coaches present with the first being former National Holidays Mercedes-Benz Tourismo NH69 GHH now with Caledonia Travel
Parked closely behind was similar Edinburgh Coach Lines YSU 196 in Shearings.com livery. It was new to Landtourer Coaches of Brighton Hill in Hampshire as BF16 XRM which was branded for Globus Tours.
Posed in front of the wheel on Marine Parade was FR Willetts' RHV 462 which is based in Coleford, Gloucestershire. The Jonckhere JHV bodied Volvo B12M was new to Allander Coaches of Milngarve, Scotland in June 2007 as SF07 TKD.
Outside the New Beach Hotel was Tiverton-based Blakes Coaches' Irizar i6 Integral BC17 HJB; new in April of that year.
Another cluster of three coaches was assembled near The Arc Cinema on North Drive headed by another Irizar i6 from the N&K Tours Wiltshire fleet in the form of LT15 NKT.
Behind were Hemmings Holidays, VDL HM18 HEM and Alfa Travel's Mercedes-Benz Tourismo BV19 YFB