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updated 31/10/14

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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

• 08/10/14 - Clarification : Chester trip includes a CAROL CONCERT (not a Carol Service as previously stated)

 

• 02/08/14 - Pannier Rambler rescheduled to 8 November 2014 - due to engineering work

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tyseley News

 

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Photograph Updates

• 09/10/14 - Cotswold Explorer

• 07/10/14 - Welsh Marches

• 04/10/14 - Seaside Flyer

• 10/09/14 - Shakespeare Express 2014 season

• 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.

Railtour of the Year 2013 >

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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