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Railtour of the Year award for 2013
Vintage Trains wins Steam Railway/ Mike Notley 2013 Railtour of the Year award for Welsh Marches tour.Why not travel on the 2014 repeat of this tour?
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Train & Open Day News
• 19/02/14 - Additional Tour : The Great Spaghetti Western (Loaded Passenger Trial and Italian Dining Train)
• 19/02/14 - Devonian - no Chetlenham PU/SD
• 10/01/14 - Feb - Oct Tour Programmed announced
• 12/11/13 - Tyseley Open Days Sat/Sun 5/6 July 2014
PRESS RELEASE - 5 Nov 2013
(issued by The Bahamas Locomotive Society)
The Bahamas Locomotive Society is pleased to announce that the contract for 45596 “Bahamas” to be overhauled at Tyseley Locomotive Works was signed on Thursday 31 October. It is anticipated that the ‘Jubilee’ 4-6-0, the overhaul for which has attracted Heritage Lottery Fund support, will reach TLW by the end of November.
• 12/02/14 - Further photographs of Chiltern Champion
• 03/02/14 - First photograph of Curry Train
• 08/01/14 - Further photographs of Cotswold Explorer
• 06/01/14 - Further photographs of the Elge Explorer
• 16/12/13 - Photographs of the Christmas White Rose
• 07/12/13 - Photographs of the Melton Mowbray Christmas Fayre
• 11/11/13 - Photographs of the Cumbrian Jubilee
Mike Notley Award Wins
• 10/01/14 - Vintage Trains wins Railtour of the Year award for 2013 to add to previous awards.
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) :
• 19/09/12 - "Building A Castle" DVD
• 19/09/12 - "5043 - The Return Of A Legend" book
• 22/09/10 - A plea for all photographers to act responsibly and respect the property and livelihood of the railway's neighbours.