(Left to right) David McLaughlin, Mike Conway, Bernice Poole, John Winter and Sally Mears. The friends set off in a bus called the "Sir George White Special" from Bristol to Canada, Mexico, Ecuador and Peru in 1970. (The Sir George White Special Group via SWNS)

By Ed Cullinane via SWNS

A group of friends who took a London double-decker bus 40,000 miles around the world have reunited - 50 years later.


The five members met up for the first time in 50 years on March 14. (Photo by The Sir George White Special Group via SWNS)


(Left to right) Mike Conway, Bernice Poole, David McLaughlin, Sally Mears and John Winter. (Photo by The Sir George White Special Group via SWNS)


The bus crew with Sir George White Special. (Photo by The Sir George White Special Group via SWNS)

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