The Little Red Bus

The Little Red Bus ® - Chauffeur driven VW hire & unique photo booth for your wedding, party or event. Meet Rory The Little Red Bus
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Products and Services

Photo and Video Booth
Full Description
Meet our 1971 Volkswagen Bus we affectionately call “Rory”, chauffeur driven by Adrian, owner and lover of all things mechanical. Rory, also doubles up as a unique photo booth for your entertainment - Covering Devon, Cornwall, Somerset & Dorset.... and occasionally Nottinghamshire (as I cant leave my roots!) Rory started life as an East German fire crew bus before working his way over to Poland at some point in the late 80s/90s. After years of working on various old VW’s we imported ...Rory in 2008, with no interior and a more than slightly suspect engine, we set to work getting him up and running for a European road trip the following summer. The trip was a success (apart from a few little issues) and we enjoyed many a trip out in him over the following years, including using him for our own wedding in 2010. By 2012 he was starting to show his age after many days down on the beach so we took him off the road. As with most of these stories, what we thought would be a few small jobs... turned into a full restoration and with the exception of the paintwork and seat trimming all of the work has been carried out by Adrian your chauffeur and booth host! Rory is also now sporting a Subaru engine for a little added reliability and comfort. We thought he was too special to keep to ourselves.

Personal Message from the Manager

Name of Wedding Contact: Laura Farmer
Thank you for getting in touch with us at The Little Red Bus. We will be in touch soon xxx


Year Business Was Established
No. of Weddings Hosted
Less than 10
Public Liability Insurance
No. of People In Team
Wendy & Andrew
Happy couple Married on November
November 2019
a lovely unique experience
Having Rory there was a lovely unique experience! Our guests all enjoyed it. Even our photographer joined in! he’d been taking photos since 9am so I told him he could join the wedding party after 8pm !! It was a great addition to our wedding at River Cottage and we will certainly have lots of fun memories! Thanks once again!!
Lucy and Jack
Happy couple Married on October
October 2019
Absolutely, amazing!
Absolutely, amazing! Thanks again for such a brilliant addition to our wedding. From start to finish you guys were brilliant!! Thanks so much, Lots of love, L&J xxx
Wedding: October
October 2019
already recommended you to friends
Top stars! Thank you again for everything you did on the day & for the excellent communication on the lead up to the wedding. Have already recommended you to friends.......although their children's weddings are probably a couple of years off! I will leave Kayleigh to send you the photos!
Jade & Richard
Happy couple Married on October
October 2019
The photo booth went down an absolute storm
I wanted to send an email to say a big thank you to The Little Red Bus (and Adrian), for coming along to the wedding! It's safe to say the photo booth went down an absolute storm with everyone - people were in and out all evening and I can't recall a time I saw it empty! The photos we've seen look brilliant and it created so so many laughs throughout the evening! When we returned from honeymoon, we arrived back to the USB stick so thank you for sending it - it's a lovely little token! Richard and I haven't even had the chance to look through the photos properly but we can't wait to sit down do just that! Thank you again for everything, and wishing you, Adrian and The Little Red Bus all the luck for the future!
Mr & Mrs Bicknell
Happy couple Married on September
September 2019
Our guests LOVED it
We had the little red bus photo booth at our wedding at river cottage HQ yesterday. Our guests LOVED it, huge array of props and then a guest book made up of all the photo taken. Would highly recommend!
Mrs Gedrim
Happy couple Married on August
August 2019
Rory is FABULOUS!!!!
Well what can I say ... Rory is FABULOUS!!!! He was beautifully decorated for our wedding day, we wanted to arrive in style and that we certainly did!!! Rory is not only beautiful inside and out but is part of such a beautiful family also ❤️ Adrian and Laura are such wonderful people and will do anything for you ❤️ we can not recommend The Little Red Bus enough. Thank you again for playing such a big part of our special day xx
Location & Contact Details


Torrington, Devon, England

Travel Notes

Nearest Town


Nearest Motorway & Junction

J27 M5

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Nearest Airport


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What is your most memorable wedding?

Every wedding is memorable! We help create the memories!

Describe your style in 5 adjectives.

Luxury, Boho, Classic, Retro, Festival

What about your business are you most proud of?

That we are family run and we love our VW Rory like he's part of the family!

What is your No. 1 wedding planning tip for couples?

Book well in advance as we hate to disappoint! It's never too early!

What is your favourite personal touch you have seen at a wedding?

Our chalk board saying "will you marry me?" and having a proposal from the best man and his girlfriend in our Little Red Bus Rory!

Describe your typical process with a couple.

Email us, we can check availability. Then we will email you booking details (all we ask for is a £200 deposit and the balance three months before your wedding, party or event)....then you let us know your requirements on styling and your timings for your day etc...

What is your No. 1 top tip for keeping a crowd entertained?

Keep visiting our photo booth! Use your photos on social media and #thelittleredbusuk

Where is the most memorable place you have performed?


Have you had any interesting surprises at a wedding?

Yes...drunken guests = nudity :O

What is your party trick?

Be welcoming!