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updated 26/07/15

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Train & Open Day News

• 17/07/15 New Tour Programme covering period Jul 2015-Apr 2016

• 01/07/15 Due to Network Rail Western Region steam ban Welsh Marches - 4 July rescheduled to 29 Aug. Loco to be confirmed.

• 25/06/15 Due to unplanned maintenance, 46233 Duchess of Sutherland will not be available for the Welsh Marches - 4 July.

• 09/04/15 Cumbrian Explorer rescheduled to 19 September - SEATS AVAILABLE

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Website Updates

 

• 02/04/15 Tyseley Locos & Stocklist update >>

 

2015 Tour Photo Updates

Shakespeare Express

• 20/06/15 - Welsh Dragon

• 13/06/15 - Whistling Ghost III

• 23/05/15 - Seaside Flyer

• 05/04/15 - Cumbrian Jubilee

• 15/03/15 - Red Dragon

• 17/02/15 - Valentines Express

 

Earlier Tour Photo Updates

• 05/04/15 - Shakespeare Express Early Years

• 15/03/15 - Seaside Flyer

• 02/01/15 - Chester Carols

• 02/01/15 - Christmas White Rose

• 02/01/15 - Lindum Christmas Fayre

• 25/11/14 - Shakespeare Express 2014 season

• 23/11/14 - Pannier Rambler

• 03/11/14 - Welsh Marches

• 02/11/14 - Western Streak

• 09/10/14 - Cotswold Explorer

• 10/09/14 - Scarborough Flyer

• 03/07/14 - Midlander

• 20/06/14 - Whistling Ghost II

• 20/06/14 - Berks Hants & Aquae Sulis

• 20/06/14 - 1Z48

• 19/05/14 - Positioning train & Western Lickeys The Banks

• 07/05/14 - Devonian

• 05/05/14 - Italian Job

• 06/04/14 - Canterbury Explorer

Steam Railway
Mike Notley Award Wins

• 10/01/14 - Vintage Trains wins Railtour of the Year award for 2013 to add to previous awards.

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Railtour of the Year 2012 >

Railtour of the Year 2010 >

Performance of the Year 2012 >

Performance of the Year 2010 >

Locomotive of the Year 2012 >

Locomotive of the Year 2010 >

 

7029 Clun Castle Appeal

Please help return 'Clun' to the mainline (by charity giving). The prospect of 2 double-chimneyed Tyseley Castles is very exciting. See 7029 Appeal page >>

 

The following items will raise funds for the 7029 Clun Castle Appeal (available NOW from Vintage Trains) :

 

• 22/09/12 - Third volume of photographs of VT tours "Steam In Focus"

• 19/09/12 - "Building A Castle" DVD

• 19/09/12 - "5043 - The Return Of A Legend" book

 

Web Notices

• 29/03/12 - Link to National Rail Guidelines for Rail Enthusiasts

 

• 22/09/10 - A plea for all photographers to act responsibly and respect the property and livelihood of the railway's neighbours.

 

 

 

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