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Friday 15th December 2017

Christmas Lunch (Belmond (British Pullman))

Christmas Lunch (Northern Belle)

  • DRS Class 57 (Pair) Doncaster (pu) - Selby - Micklefield - Leeds (pu) - Wakefield Kirkgate - Wakefield Westgate - Adwick - Doncaster - Newark Northgate - Peterborough - Spalding - Sleaford - Lincoln Central - Gainsborough Lea Road - Doncaster - Micklefield - Leeds - Wakefield Westgate - Wakefield Kirkgate - Moorthorpe - Sheffield

The Cathedrals Express (re-dated From 14 December) (Steam Dreams)

  • 45212 Ashford International (pu) - Charing (pu) - Maidstone East (pu) - Borough Green & Wrotham (pu) - Bromley South (pu) - Salisbury
  • 45212 Salisbury (pu) - Hanwell
  • WCRC Class 47/57 Hanwell - Bromley South (sd) - Borough Green & Wrotham (sd) - Maidstone East (sd) - Charing (sd) - Ashford International

The Jacobite (West Coast Railway Company)

  • To be advised Fort William (pu) -Glenfinnan - Mallaig (break/rev) & return

Saturday 16th December 2017

Winchester At Christmas (Belmond (British Pullman))

  • DBS Class 67 London Victoria (pu) - Winchester (break/rev) & return

The Jolly Grid (Pathfinder Tours)

  • DBC Class 66 Westbury (pu) - Chippenham (pu) - Swindon (pu) - Oxford (pu) - Banbury (pu) - Leamington Spa (pu) - Coventry (pu) - Birmingham International (pu)
  • Colas Class 56 Birmingham International - Aston - Bescot Yard Up & Down Through Siding - Pleck Junction - Walsall - Cannock - Rugeley Trent Valley - Colwich - Walton - Stone - Stoke on Trent - Harecastle Junction via Down Goods to Grange Junction - Kidsgrove - Macclesfield - Cheadle Hulme - Adswood Road -via Stockport Down Goods - Longsight Down Goods - Mayfield Goods Loop - Manchester Piccadilly - Castlefield Junction - Trafford Park Container Terminal (rev)
  • DBC Class 60 and Colas Class 56 TNT Trafford Park Container Terminal - Castlefield Junction - Manchester Piccadilly - Longsight Up & Down Goods (rev) -
  • Colas Class 56 Longsight Up & Down Goods - Manchester Piccadilly - Castlefield Junction - Ordsall Curve - Manchester Victoria - Phillips Park Junctions - Ashburys - Romiley - New Mills South Junction Up Goods Loop - Chinley - Hope Valley - Dore Curve - Chesterfield - Clay Cross - Up & Down Blackwell Slow - Codner Park Junction - Up & Down Erewash Slow - Toton North Junction - via Depot Arrival Line/Down Reception - Long Eaton Junction - Sheet Stores Junction - Stenson Junction - via Burton Down Goods to Branston Junction - Wichnor Junction - Elford Down Goods Loop - Water Orton - Landor Street - via Camp Hill & Lifford Curve - Birmingham New Street - Birmingham International (sd)
  • DBC Class 66 Birmingham International - Coventry (sd) - Leamington Spa (sd) - Banbury (sd) - Oxford (sd) - Swindon (sd) - Chippenham (sd) - Westbury

The York Yuletide Express (Railway Touring Company)

  • 46100 Ealing Broadway (pu) - St.Albans (pu) - Luton (pu) - Bedford (pu) - Kettering (pu) - Melton Mowbray (pu) - Loughborough - Erewash Valley Line - Chesterfield - Beighton Junction - Moorthorpe - Church Fenton - York
  • 60009 York (pu) - Church Fenton - Moorthorpe - Beighton Junction - Chesterfield - Erewash Valley Line - Melton Mowbray (sd) - Kettering (sd) - Bedford (sd) - Luton (sd) - St.Albans (sd) - Ealing Broadway

Christmas White Rose (Vintage Trains)

  • 5043 Tyseley Warwick Road (pu) - Coleshill Parkway (pu) - Tamworth High Level (pu) - Burton upon Trent (pu) - Castle Donnington - Toton Centre - Ilkeston (pu) - Chesterfield - Pontifract Baghill - York (break/rev) & return

Additional Tour Information

Now re-routed via castle Donnington and Ilkeston

Added 01:16 on Wednesday 13th December 2017

Edinburgh Christmas Pullman II (Spirit Of The Lakes) (West Coast Railtours)

  • WCRC Class 47/57 Stevenage (pu) - St. Neots (pu) - Huntingdon (pu) - Peterborough (pu) - Grantham (pu) - Newark Northgate (pu) - Retford (pu) - Doncaster (pu) - Edinburgh Waverley (break/rev) & return

Sunday 17th December 2017

The Grand Farewell (Branch Line Society)

  • Grand Central HST Newcastle upon Tyne (pu) - King Edward Bridge - Greenfield Junction - Sunderland Platform 4 (pu) - Ryhope Grange Junction (rev) - Hartlepool (pu) - Northallerton - York (pu) - Hamilton Curve - Selby Canal Curve - Doncaster (pu) - Sand Bank Junction (rev) - Down Hexthorpe Goods (rev) - Roberts Road Depot No. 7 Siding (rev) - Sheffield (pu) - Woodhouse Junction - Barrow Hill North Junction - Up & Down Staveley Goods - Barrow Hill South Junction (rev) - Beighton Junction - Sheffield Down Station Siding - Heeley Up Loop - Hope Valley Line - Hazel Grove - Stockport Down Main - Denton - Baguley Fold Junction - Brewery Junction - Rochdale - Halifax Platform 1 - Bradford Interchange Platform 2 (sd) (rev) - Whitehall Curv - Castleford - Gascoigne Wood Down Goods Loop (rev) - Sherburn Junction - Church Fenton - York (sd) - Longlands Junction - Northallerton East Junction - Eaglescliffe - Marshalls Down Goods Loop - Hartlepool (sd) - Sunderland Platform 1 (sd) - up Pelaw Goods Loop - Newcastle upon Tyne

Santa Special & Christmas Lunch (West Coast Railtours)

  • WCRC Steam Pool Lancaster (pu) - Carnforth - Wennington - Settle Junction - Hellifield - Blackburn - Preston - Lancaster

Monday 18th December 2017

Christmas Lunch (Northern Belle)

  • DRS Class 57 (Pair) Birmingham International (pu) - Coventry (pu) - Leamington Spa - Banbury - Oxford - Didcot North Junction - Foxhall Junction - Challow - Swindon - Kemble - Stroud - Cheltenham Spa - Worcester Shrub Hill - Kidderminster - Rowley Regis - Galton Junction - Perry Barr - Aston - Stechford - Birmingham International (sd) - Coventry

The Jacobite (West Coast Railway Company)

  • To be advised Fort William (pu) -Glenfinnan - Mallaig (break/rev) & return

Tuesday 19th December 2017

Belmond British Pullman - Surrey Hills Luncheon (Belmond (British Pullman))

  • 35028 London Victoria (pu) - Staines - Woking - Guildford - Shalford - Redhill - East Croydon - London Victoria

Christmas Lunch (Northern Belle)

  • DRS Class 57 (Pair) Preston (pu) - Bolton (pu) - Manchester Victoria (pu) - Denton - Stockport - Wilmslow - Crewe - Whitchurch - Shrewsbury - Telford Central - Oxley Chord - Stafford - Crewe - Warrington Bank Quay - Wigan North Western - Preston (sd) - Bolton (sd) - Manchester Victoria

The Cathedrals Express (re-dated From 17th December) (Steam Dreams)

  • 70013 London Victoria (pu) - Slough (pu) - Reading (pu) - Bath Spa (break/rev) & return

The Cathedrals Express (Steam Dreams)

  •   Windsor & Eton Riverside (pu) - Datchet (pu) - Staines (pu) - Ely (break/rev) & return
Cancelled

The Jacobite (West Coast Railway Company)

  • To be advised Fort William (pu) -Glenfinnan - Mallaig (break/rev) & return

Wednesday 20th December 2017

Belmond Le Manoir At Christmas (Belmond (British Pullman))

  • DBS Class 67 London Victoria (pu) - Clapham Junction - Staines - Virginia Water - Ascot - Reading - Didcot Parkway - Oxford (break/rev) & return

Christmas Lunch (Northern Belle)

  • DRS Class 57 (Pair) Crewe (pu) - Chester (pu) - Helsby - Runcorn - Liverpool Lime Street (pu) - St. helens Central - Wigan North Western - Preston - Carnforth - Barrow-in-Furness (rev) & return

The Christmas White Rose (Railway Touring Company)

  • TBA Cambridge (pu) - Ely (pu) - March (pu) - Peterborough (pu) - Grantham - Doncaster - York
  • 46100 York (pu) - Doncaster - Grantham - Peterborough (sd)
  • WCRC Class 47/57 Peterborough - March (sd) - Ely (sd) - Cambridge

The Jacobite (West Coast Railway Company)

  • To be advised Fort William (pu) -Glenfinnan - Mallaig (break/rev) & return

Thursday 21st December 2017

The Jacobite (West Coast Railway Company)

  • To be advised Fort William (pu) -Glenfinnan - Mallaig (break/rev) & return

Friday 22nd December 2017

The White Cliffs Christmas Circular (Steam Dreams)

  • 45212 London Victoria (pu) - Dover - London Victoria

The Jacobite (West Coast Railway Company)

  • To be advised Fort William (pu) -Glenfinnan - Mallaig (break/rev) & return

Wednesday 27th December 2017

The Jacobite (West Coast Railway Company)

  • To be advised Fort William (pu) -Glenfinnan - Mallaig (break/rev) & return

Thursday 28th December 2017

Pieman One (UK Railtours)

  • DBS Class 67 (Pair) London Euston (pu) - Watford Junction (pu) - Bletchley (pu) - Bedford (pu) - Kettering (pu) - Leicester - Melton Mowbray (rev) - Asfordby Junction - Edwalton (Terminus of Old Dalby Test Track- now called RIDC Melton)
  • DBS Class 67 (Pair) Edwalton - Ashfordby Business Park (rev) - Asfordby Junction - Melton Mowbray - Oakham - Corby - Kettering (sd) - Bedford (sd) - Bletchley (sd) - Watford Junction (sd) - London Euston

The Jacobite (West Coast Railway Company)

  • To be advised Fort William (pu) -Glenfinnan - Mallaig (break/rev) & return

Friday 29th December 2017

Pieman Two (UK Railtours)

  • DBS Class 67 (Pair) London Euston (pu) - Watford Junction (pu) - Bletchley (pu) - Bedford (pu) - Kettering (pu) - Leicester - Melton Mowbray (rev) - Asfordby Junction - Edwalton (Terminus of Old Dalby Test Track- now called RIDC Melton)
  • DBS Class 67 (Pair) Edwalton - Ashfordby Business Park (rev) - Asfordby Junction - Melton Mowbray - Oakham - Corby - Kettering (sd) - Bedford (sd) - Bletchley (sd) - Watford Junction (sd) - London Euston

The Jacobite (West Coast Railway Company)

  • To be advised Fort William (pu) -Glenfinnan - Mallaig (break/rev) & return

Saturday 30th December 2017

The Trans-Pennine Deltic Reprise (Pathfinder Tours)

  • DRS Class 68 Willington (pu) - Derby (pu) - Chesterfield (pu) - Sheffield (pu) - Doncaster (pu) - York (pu) -
  • 55009 York - Leeds (pu) - Brighouse - Calder Valley - Copy Pit - Blackburn- St. Helens - Liverpool Lime Street
  • DRS Class 68 Liverpool Lime Street (pu) - Earlestown - Moss Curve - Liverpool Lime Street (mini-tour to turn stock)
  • 55009 Liverpool Lime Street (pu) - Manchester Victoria - Stalybridge - Standedge - Huddersfield - Leeds (sd) - York (sd) -
  • DRS Class 68 York - Doncaster (sd) - Sheffield (sd) - Chesterfield (sd) - Derby (sd) - Willington

Sunday 31st December 2017

New Years Eve Dinner (Belmond (British Pullman))

Saturday 13th January 2018

The Severn Aggregator (Pathfinder Tours)

  • DBC Class 66 Banbury (pu) - Leamington Spa (pu) - Dorridge (pu) - Birmingham Snow Hill (pu) - Stourbridge Junction (pu) - Kidderminster (pu) - Worcester Shrub Hill (pu) - Cheltenham Spa (pu) - Gloucester
  • DBC Class 60 and DBC Class 66 tnt Gloucester - via Down Goods Loop - Gloucester (rev) -
  • DBC Class 60 and DBC Class 66 tnt Gloucester - Standish Junction - Yate South Junction - Westerleigh Yard
  • DBC Class 66 and DBC Class 60 tnt Westerleigh Yard - Yate South Junction -Yate Middle Junction (rev) -
  • DBC Class 60 and DBC Class 66 tnt Yate Middle Yard - Bristol Parkway - via Pilning Down Goods Loop - Severn Tunnel Junction - Newport - Park Junction - Machen Quarry (rev) -
  • DBC Class 66 and DBC Class 60 tnt Machen Quarry - Park Junction - Newport - via Up Relief - Severn Tunnel Junction - via Lydney Up Goods Loop - Gloucester via Up Relief - Haresfield Down Goods Loop - Berkeley Road Junction - Sharpness (rev) -
  • DBC Class 60 and DBC Class 66 tnt Sharpness - Berkeley Road Junction - Haresfield Up Goods Loop - Gloucester (rev) -
  • DBC Class 66 Gloucester - via Up Goods Loop - Barnwood Junction - Cheltenham Spa (sd) - Worcester Shrub Hill (sd) - Kidderminster (sd) - Stourbridge Junction (sd) - Birmingham Snow hill (sd) - Dorridge (sd) - Leamington Spa (sd) - Banbury

Saturday 27th January 2018

The Winter Cumbrian Mountain Express (Railway Touring Company)

  • 45699 or 45690 Manchester Victoria (pu) - Bolton (pu) - Preston (pu) - Shap - Carlisle
  • 45699 or 45690 Carlisle (pu) - S&C - Hellifield - Blackburn (sd) - Bolton (sd) - Manchester Victoria

The Thames Trumper (UK Railtours)

  • To be confirmed London Paddington (pu) - Southall Yard (rev) - Brentford Goods (rev) - Southall Yard - West Drayton - Colnbrook (rev) - Hayes & Harlington (rev) - Reading - Didcot - Kennington Junction (rev) - Cowley (rev) - Kennington Junction - Oxford - Bicester Chord Gavray Junction - Princes Risborough - West Ruislip - London Paddington

Saturday 3rd February 2018

The Winter Cumbrian Mountain Express (Railway Touring Company)

  • 86259 London Euston (pu) - (Watford Junction u) - Milton Keynes Central (pu) - (Northampton (pu) ) - Rugby (pu) - Nuneaton (pu) - Crewe (pu) - Preston (pu) - Carnforth
  • 45690 or 45699 Carnforth - Shap - Carlisle
  • 45690 or 45699 Carlisle (pu) - Appleby - S&C - Hellifield - Blackburn ( (sd) - for Preston by service train) - Farington Junction
  • 86259 Farington Junction - Crewe (sd) - Nuneaton (sd) - Rugby (sd) - (Northampton (sd) - by service train from Rugby) - Milton Keynes Central (sd) - (Watford Junction (sd) - by service train from Milton Keynes Central) - London Euston

Saturday 10th February 2018

The Blue Boys Ribble Rouser (Pathfinder Tours)

  • DRS Class 37 (Pair) Eastleigh (pu) - Basingstoke (pu) - Didcot Parkway (pu) - Banbury (pu) - Leamington Spa (pu) - Coventry (pu) - Nuneaton (pu) -
  • DRS Class 88 Nuneaton - Rugeley Trent Valley - Stone - Stoke on Trent - Crewe - Gresty Green
  • DRS Class 57 and DRS Class 66 tnt Gresty Green - via Down Manchester Independent - Wilmslow - Styal Line - Manchester Piccadilly - Salford Crescent - Bolton - Darwen - Blackburn Up & Down Goods (rev) - Farringhton Curve Junction - Up & Down Goods - Preston Docks/Ribble Railway (break) -
  • DRS Class 57 and DRS Class 66 tnt Ribble Railway/Preston Docks - Up & Down Goods - Wigan North Western - via Up Goods - Winwick Junction - Dallam Royal Mail Terminal - Warrington Bank Quay - Crewe Coal Yard - via Up Liverpool Independent - Gresty Green
  • DRS Class 88 and DRS Class 68 Gresty Green - Gresty Chord - Basford Hall Yard - Stafford - Rugeley Trent Valley - Nuneaton (sd) -
  • DRS Class 37 (Pair) Nuneaton - Coventry (sd) - Leamington Spa (sd) - Banbury (sd) - Didcot Parkway (sd) - Basingstoke (sd) - Eastleigh

The Cotswold Venturer (Railway Touring Company)

  • 70013 London Paddington (pu) - Slough (pu) - Reading (pu) - Didcot Parkway (pu) - Oxford - Moreton in Marsh - Evesham - Worcester Shrub Hill
  • 70013 Worcester Shrub Hill (pu) - Cheltenham Spa - Stroud - Sapperton - Swindon - Didcot Parkway (sd) - Reading (sd) - Slough (sd) - London Paddington

The King Alfred (UK Railtours)

  • 35028 London Victoria (pu) - Clapham Junction (pu) - Staines - Woking (pu) - Basingstoke - Eastleigh - Hedge End - Haslemere - Woking (sd) - Staines - Clappham Junction (sd) - London Victoria

Wednesday 14th February 2018

White Cliffs Valentine Lunchtime Special (Steam Dreams)

  • 70013 London Victoria (pu) - Bronley South (pu) - tba Dover priory - tba - Bromley South (sd) - London Victoria

Valentine Film Special To Windsor (Steam Dreams)

  • 70013 London Victoria (pu) - Windsor & Eton Riverside (break/rev) & return

Friday 16th February 2018

Belmond British Pullman: PADDINGTON 2 Afternoon Tea (Belmond (British Pullman))

  • 60163 London Paddington u- tba - London Paddington

Saturday 17th February 2018

The Spirit Of Travel & Valentines Day Lunch (Northern Belle)

  • DRS Class 57 (Pair) Harrogate (pu) - York (pu) - Leeds (pu) - tba - Harrogate (sd) - York (sd) - Leeds

The Pennine Pathfinder (Pathfinder Tours)

  • DRS Class 37 (Pair) Gloucester (pu) - Cheltenham Spa (pu) - Worcester Shrub Hill (pu) - Droitwich Spa (pu) - Bromsgrove (pu) - Birmingham New Street (pu) - Stafford (pu) - Crewe (pu) - Stockport - Bolton - Darwen - Blackburn - Hellifield - S&C - Carlisle
  • DRS Class 37 (Pair) Carlisle (pu) - Shap - Preston - Crewe (sd) - Stafford (sd) - Birmingham New Street (sd) - Bromsgrove (sd) - Droitwich Spa (sd) - Worcester Shrub Hill (sd) - Cheltenham Spa (sd) - Gloucester

The Winter Cumbrian Mountain Express (Railway Touring Company)

  • 86259 London Euston (pu) - (Watford Junction (pu) - by service train to Milton Keynes Central) - Milton Keynes Central (pu) - (Northampton (pu) - by service train to Rugby) - Rugby (pu) - Nuneaton (pu) - Crewe (pu) - Preston (pu) - Carnforth
  • 45690 or 45699 Carnforth - Shap - Carlisle
  • 45690 or 45699 Carlisle (pu) - Appleby - S&C - Hellifield - Blackburn ( (sd) - for Preston by service train) - Farington Junction
  • 86259 Farington Junction - Crewe (sd) - Nuneaton (sd) - Rugby (sd) - (Northampton (sd) - by service train from Rugby) - Milton Keynes Central (sd) - (Watford Junction (sd) - by service train from Milton Keynes Central) - London Euston

Valentine's Express (Vintage Trains)

  • Steam tba Tyseley Warwick Road (pu) - Coleshill Parkway (pu) - Nuneaton - Leicester - Loughborough - Castle Donnington - Burton upon Trent - Tamworth High Level - Coleshill Parkway (sd) - Tyseley Warwick Road

Sunday 18th February 2018

Valentines Day Lunch (Northern Belle)

  • DRS Class 57 (Pair) Derby (pu) - Birmingham International (pu) - tba - Derby (sd) - Birmingham International

Thursday 22nd February 2018

The Cathedrals Express (Steam Dreams)

  • 70013 London Liverpool Street (pu) - Norwich (break/rev) & return

Saturday 24th February 2018

The North Briton (bookings Through UK Railtours) (A1 Steam Locomotive Trust)

  • DBC Class 67 Cambridge (pu) - Ely (pu) - March (pu) - Peterborough (pu) - Newark Northgate (pu) - Doncaster Belmont Yard
  • 60163 Doncaster Belmont Yard - Doncaster (pu) - Leeds - Skipton - Hellifield - S&C - Carlisle
  • 60163 Carlisle (pu) - Tyne Valley Line - Low Fell - Tyne Yard
  • DBC Class 67 Tyne Yard - York - Doncaster (sd) - Newark Northgate (sd) - Peterborough (sd) - March (sd) - Ely (sd) - Cambridge

The Winter Cumbrian Mountain Express (Railway Touring Company)

  • 86259 London Euston (pu) - (Watford Junction u) - Milton Keynes Central (pu) - (Northampton (pu) ) - Rugby (pu) - Nuneaton (pu) - Crewe (pu) - Preston (pu) - Carnforth
  • 45690 or 45699 Carnforth - Shap - Carlisle
  • 45690 or 45699 Carlisle (pu) - Appleby - S&C - Hellifield - Blackburn ( (sd) - for Preston by service train) - Farington Junction
  • 86259 Farington Junction - Crewe (sd) - Nuneaton (sd) - Rugby (sd) - (Northampton (sd) - by service train from Rugby) - Milton Keynes Central (sd) - (Watford Junction (sd) - by service train from Milton Keynes Central) - London Euston

Wednesday 28th February 2018

The Shrewsbury Steam Special (Spirit Of The Lakes) (West Coast Railtours)

  • WCRC Class 47/57 Scarborough (pu) - Seamer (pu) - Malton (pu) - York (pu) - Church Fenton (pu) - Wakefield Kirkgate (pu) - Brighouse (pu) - Hebden Bridge (pu) - Crewe
  • Steam tba Crewe - Chester - Wrexham General - Gobowen - Shrewsbury (break) - Whitchurch - Crewe
  • WCRC Class 47/57 Crewe - Hebden Bridge (sd) - Brighouse (sd) - Wakefield Kirkgate (sd) - Church Fenton (sd) - York (sd) - Malton (sd) - Seamer (sd) - Scarborough

Thursday 1st March 2018

The Cathedrals Express (Steam Dreams)

  • 70013 London Paddington (pu) - Slough (pu) - Reading (pu) - Swindon (pu) - Cardiff Central (break/rev) & return

Saturday 3rd March 2018

The Trent Ouse Docker (Pathfinder Tours)

  • DBS Class 66 (Pair) Westbury (pu) - Bath Spa (pu) - Bristol Parkway (pu) - Cheltenham Spa (pu) - Bromsgrove (pu) - Birmingham New Street (pu) - Burton upon Trent (pu) - Castle Donnington - Toton Centre - Up & Down Erewash Slow - Ironville Junction - Mansfield - Shirebrook - Woodend Junction - Branscliffe East Junction - Maltby - St. Catherine Junction - via Low Ellers Curve - Potteric Carr Junction - Up Reception - Up Goods - Sand Bank Junction - Doncaster - Thorne Junction - Goole Up & Down Goods Loop (rev) - Goole Docks Complex (rev) - Goole Up & Down Goods Loop - Goilberdyke - Hassle Road Junction - Springbank North Junction - Hedon Road Junction - Hull King George Dock
  • DBS Class 66 (Pair) Hull King George Dock - (rev) - Hedon Road Junction - Springbank North Junction - Hessle Road Junction - Gilberdyke - Selby - Doncaster (sd) - Mexborough - Aldwarke Junction - Beighton Junction - Chesterfield - Derby (sd) - Burton upon Trent (sd) - Birmingham New Street (sd) - Bromsgrove (sd) - Cheltenham Spa (sd) - Bristol Parkway (sd) - Bath Spa (sd) - Westbury

The Pennine Limited (Railway Touring Company)

  • Steam tba Carnforth (pu) - Preston (pu) - Manchester Victoria (pu) - Romiley - Chinley - Hope Valley Line - Sheffield - Swinton - Moorthorpe - Wakefield Kirkgate - Brighouse - Hebden Bridge - Copy Pit - Blackburn - Preston (sd) - Lancaster (sd) - Carnforth

Thursday 8th March 2018

The Cathedrals Express (Steam Dreams)

  • WCRC Class 47/57 Horsham (pu) - Holmwood (pu) - Dorking (Main) (pu) - Leatherhead (pu) - Cheam (pu) - West London tba
  • 6233 West London - Salisbury (sd) - Sherborne (sd) - Yeovil Junction
  • 6233 Yeovil Junction (pu) - Sherborne (pu) - Salisbury (pu) - West London tba
  • WCRC Class 47/57 West London tba - Cheam (sd) - Leatherhead (sd) - Dorking (Main) (sd) - Hollywood (sd) - Horsham

Friday 9th March 2018

The Spirit Of Travel & Mothers Day Lunch (Northern Belle)

Saturday 10th March 2018

The Spirit Of Travel & Mothers Day Lunch (Northern Belle)

  • DRS Class 57 (Pair) Liverpool Lime Street (pu) - Manchester Victoria (pu) - tba - Liverpool Lime Street (sd) - Manchester Victoria

The Winter Cumbrian Mountain Express (Railway Touring Company)

  • 86259 London Euston (pu) - (Watford Junction u) - Milton Keynes Central (pu) - (Northampton (pu) ) - Rugby (pu) - Nuneaton (pu) - Crewe (pu) - Preston (pu) - Carnforth
  • 45690 or 45699 Carnforth - Shap - Carlisle
  • 45690 or 45699 Carlisle (pu) - Appleby - S&C - Hellifield - Blackburn ( (sd) - for Preston by service train) - Farington Junction
  • 86259 Farington Junction - Crewe (sd) - Nuneaton (sd) - Rugby (sd) - (Northampton (sd) - by service train from Rugby) - Milton Keynes Central (sd) - (Watford Junction (sd) - by service train from Milton Keynes Central) - London Euston

The Valley Of The Witch (UK Railtours)

  • Diesel tba London Paddington (pu) - Slough (pu) - Reding (pu) - Bristol Parkway (pu) - Cardiff Central (pu) - Bridgend - Tondu (rev) - Margam Yard - Port Talbot - Neath Loop - Burrows sidings (rev) - Neath & Brecon Junction - Cwmgwrach (rev) - Neath & Brecon Junction (rev) - Onllwyn (rev) - Jersey Marine (rev) - Swansea District Line - Llanelli (rev) - Swansea Avoiding Line - Naeth - Port talbot - Bridgend - Cardiff Central (sd) - Bristol Parkway (sd) - Reading (sd) - Slough (sd) - London Paddington

The Red Dragon (Vintage Trains)

  • 4965 Tyseley Wawick Road (pu) - Birmingham Snow Hill (pu) - Stourbridge Junction - Worcester Shrub Hill - Gloucester - Chepstow - Cardiff Central
  • 4965 Cardiff Central (pu) - Abergavenny - Hereford - Shrewsbury Abbey Foregate Curve - Wolverhampton - Birmingham New Street (sd) - Tyseley Warwick Road

Sunday 11th March 2018

Mothers Day Lunch (Northern Belle)

Saturday 17th March 2018

The High Peak Explorer (Railway Touring Company)

  • Steam tba Carnforth (pu) - Preston (pu) - Manchester Victoria (pu) - Stockport - New Mills - Chinley - Peak Forest - Buxton
  • Steam tba Buxton - Hindlow Quarry (rev) - Buxton
  • Steam tba Buxton - Peak Forest - Chinley - Stockport - Denton - Brewery Curve - Rochdale - Todmorden Curve - Copy Pit - Blackburn - Preston (sd) - Carnforth

The Cathedrals Express (To Be Confirmed)

  • 86259 London Euston (pu) - Watford Junction (pu) - Milton Keynes Central (pu) - Rugby (pu) - Lichfield Trent Valley (pu) - Stafford - Crewe - Carnforth
  • WCRC Steam Pool Carnforth - Shap - Carlisle
  • WCRC Steam pool Carlisle (pu) - Appleby - S&C - Hellifield - Blackburn - Farington Junction
  • 86259 Farington Junction - Crewe - Stafford - Lichfield Trent Valley (sd) - Rugby (sd) - Milton Keynes Central (sd) - Watford Junction (sd) - London Euston

The Missing Link (UK Railtours)

  • tba London Euston (pu) - Milton Keynes Central (pu) (rev) - Bletchley Flyover Junction - Swanborurne (rev) - Flyover Junction - Fenny Stratford - Woburn Sands - Bedford St. Johns - Bedford (rev) - Luton - Brent Curve Junction - Dudding Hill Junction - Acton Wells Junction - Acton Main Line - West Ealing - Greenford - West Ruislip - Princess Risborough - Little Kimble - Aylesbury - Quuainton Road -b - Grendon Underwood Junction - Calvert - Claydon L&NE Junction (rev) - Marsh Gibbon - Gavray Junction - Oxford - Reading - Slough - Acton Main Line - Acton Wells Junction - South West Sidings - West London Junction - London Euston

Thursday 22nd March 2018

The Cathedrals Express (Steam Dreams)

  • WCRC Class 47/57 Rainham (Kent) (pu) - Gravesend (pu) - Dartford (pu) - Bexleyheath (pu) - West London tba
  • 6233 West London ba - Salisbury (sd) - Sherborne (sd) - Yeovil Junction
  • 6233 Yeovil Junction (pu) - Sherborne (pu) - Salisbury (pu) - West London tba
  • WCRC Class 47/57 West London tba - Bexleyheath (sd) - Dartford (sd) - Gravesend (sd) - Rainham (Kent)

Saturday 24th March 2018

The Sulis & Sarum Express (bookings Through UK Railtours) (A1 Steam Locomotive Trust)

  • 60163 Tame Bridge Parkway (pu) - Birmingham New Street (pu) - Bromsgrove (pu) - Worcester Shrub Hill (pu) - Cheltenham Spa (pu) - Bristol Parkway - Dr. Day's Junction - Bath Spa - Westbury - Salisbury (break/rev) & return

Additional Tour Information

The tour is booked for 60163 Tornado throughout, and banking assistance will be required for the evening ascent of the Lickey Incline. The banking locomotive will most likely be a DBC Class 66.

Added 13:13 on Tuesday 29th August 2017

The Cumbrian Coast Express (Railway Touring Company)

  • 86259 London Euston (pu) - (Watford Junction (pu) -) - Milton Keynes Central (pu) - (Northampton (pu) ) - Rugby (pu) - Nuneaton (pu) - Crewe (pu) - Preston (pu) - Carnforth
  • 45690 or 45699 Carnforth - Cumbrian Coast Line - Carlisle
  • 45690 or 45699 Carlisle - Shap - Carnforth
  • 86259 Carnforth - Preston (sd) - Crewe (sd) - Stafford - Nuneaton (sd) - Rugby (sd) - (Northampton (sd) -) - Milton Keynes Central (sd) - (Watford Junction (sd) -) - London Euston

Tuesday 27th March 2018

The Cathedrals Express (Steam Dreams)

  • WCRC Class 47/57 Southend East (pu) - Upminster (pu) - West London tba
  • 6233 West London - Salisbury (sd) - Sherborne (sd) - Yeovil Junction
  • 6233 Yeovil Junction (pu) - Sherborne (pu) - Salisbury (pu) - West London tba
  • WCRC Class 47/57 West London tba - Upminster (sd) - Southend East

Friday 30th March 2018

The Easter Chieftain: Day 1 (Pathfinder Tours)

  • Diesel tba Cardiff Central (pu) - Newport (pu) - Bristol Parkway (pu) - Cam & Dursley (pu) - Cheltenham Spa (pu) - Worcester Shrub Hill (pu) - Kidderminster (pu) - Birmingham New Street (pu) - Derby (pu) - Chesterfield (pu) - York (pu) - Inverness

Saturday 31st March 2018

The Easter Chieftain: Day 2 (Pathfinder Tours)

  • Diesel tba Inverness - Keith (break/rev) & return

Shropshire Express (Vintage Trains)

  • 7029 Tyseley Warwick Road (pu) - Birmingham New Street (pu) - Tame Bridge Parkway (pu) - Wolverhampton (pu) - Crewe - Chester
  • 7029 Chester (pu) - Wrexham General - Gobowen - Shrewsbury - Wolverhampton (sd) - Tame Bridge Parkway (sd) - Birmingham New Street (sd) - Tyseley Warwick Road

Sunday 1st April 2018

The Easter Chieftain: Day 3 (Pathfinder Tours)

  • Diesel tba Inverness - Kyle of Lochalsh (break/rev) & return

Monday 2nd April 2018

The Easter Chieftain: Day 4 (Pathfinder Tours)

  • Diesel tba Inverness - Aviemore - Perth - Stirling - York (sd) - Chesterfield (sd) - Derby (sd) - Birmingham New Street (sd) - Kidderminster (sd) - Worcester Shrub Hill (sd) - Cheltenham Spa (sd) - Cam & Dursley (sd) - Bristol Parkway (sd) - Newport (sd) - Cardiff Central

Thursday 5th April 2018

The Cathedrals Express (Steam Dreams)

  • WCRC Class 47/57 Ipswich (pu) - Colchester (pu) - Shenfield (pu) - Hanwell Loop
  • 46233 West London tba - Salisbury (sd) - Sherborne (sd) - Yeovil Junction
  • 46233 Yeovil Junction (pu) - Sherborne (pu) - Salisbury (pu) - West London tba
  • WCRC Class 47/57 West London tba - Shenfield (sd) - Colchester (sd) - Ipswich

Saturday 7th April 2018

The Whitby Flyer (Railway Touring Company)

  • 86259 London Kings Cross (pu) - Stevenage (pu) - Huntingdon (pu) - Peterborough (pu) - York
  • 61264 and 76084 York - Northallerton - Eaglescliffe - Middlesbrough - Battersby (rev) - Whitby
  • 61264 and 76084 Whitby - Battersby (rev) - Middlesbrough - Eaglescliffe - Northallerton - York
  • 86259 York - Peterborough (sd) - Huntingdon (sd) - Stevenage (sd) - London Kings Cross

The Geordie-Go-Round (UK Railtours)

  • DBS Class 90 London Kings Cross (pu) - Potters Bar (pu) - Stevenage (pu) - Peterborough (pu) - Grantham - York - Tyne Yard
  • To be confirmed Tyne Yard - Newcastle upon Tyne - Benton Junction - Newsham - Bedlington - North Blyth
  • To be confirmed North Blyth - Bedlington (rev) - Morpeth - Newcastle upon Tyne
  • DBS Class 90 Newcastle upon Tyne - York - Grantham - Peterborough (sd) - Stevenage (sd) - Potters Bar (sd) - London Kings Cross

Cumbrian Express (Vintage Trains)

  • 47773 Tyseley Warwick Road (pu) - Coleshill Parkway (pu) - Tamworth High Level (pu) - Burton upon Trent (pu) - Derby (pu) - Chesterfield (pu) - Swinton (pu) - Hellifield
  • West Coast Steam Pool Hellifield - S&C - Appleby (sd) - Carlisle
  • West Coast Steam pool Carlisle (pu) - Appleby (pu) - S&C - Hellifield
  • 47773 Hellifield - Swinton (sd) - Chesterfield (sd) - Derby (sd) - Burton upon Trent (sd) - Tamworth High Level (sd) - Coleshill Parkway (sd) - Tyseley Warwick Road

The Settle & Carlisle And Cumbrian Coast Pullman (Spirit Of The Lakes) (West Coast Railtours)

  • WCRC Class 47/57 Cleethorpes (pu) - Grimsby (pu) - Habrough (pu) - Barnetby (pu) - Scunthorpe (pu) - Thorne (pu) - Hellifield - S&C - Carlisle
  • WCRC Class 47/57 Carlisle - Cumbrian Coast Line - Carnforth - Thorne (sd) - Scunthorpe (sd) - Barnetby (sd) - Habrough (sd) - Grimsby (sd) - Cleethorpes

Saturday 14th April 2018

The Ebor Flyer (A1 Steam Locomotive Trust)

  • 60163 London Kings Cross (pu) - Potters Bar (pu) - Peterborough - Grantham - Doncaster - York (break/rev) & return

The Cumbrian Hoovers (Charity Charter Sponsored By Rail Express) (Pathfinder Tours)

  • Class 50 (Pair) Details to follow-route via Settle & Carlisle and Cumbrian Coast

The Whitby Flyer (Railway Touring Company)

  • 61264 and 76084 York (pu) - Thirsk (pu) - Northallerton (pu) - Darlington (rev) - Eaglescliffe - Middlesbrough - Battersby (rev) - Whitby (break/rev) & return

North Wales Coast Express (Saphos Trains)

  • 34046 or 46100 or 70000 Crewe (pu) - Chester (pu) - Llandudno Junction (sd) - Bangor (sd) - Holyhead (break/rev) & return

Sunday 15th April 2018

The Mayflower (Charity Railtours)

Thursday 19th April 2018

Great Britain XI (Railway Touring Company)

  • 60103 London Kings Cross (pu) - Cambridge - March - Peterborough - Spalding - Sleaford - Doncaster - York - Scarborough

Additional Tour Information

46233 is reserve locomotive should 60103 be unavailable

Added 11:11 on Thursday 3rd August 2017

Friday 20th April 2018

Great Britain XI: Day 2 (Railway Touring Company)

  • 45690 and 45699 Scarborough (pu) - York - Leeds - Hellifield - S&C - Carlisle - Dumfries - Edinburgh Waverley

Saturday 21st April 2018

Great Britain XI: Day 3 (Railway Touring Company)

  • 60009 Edinburgh Waverley (pu) - Forth Bridge - Kirkcaldy - Tay Bridge - Dundee- Montrose - Aberdeen - Keith - Inverness

Cotswold Express (Vintage Trains)

  • 7029 Tyseley Warwick Road (pu) - Birmingham Snow Hill (pu) - Stourbridge Junction (pu) - Worcester Shrub Hill (pu) - Cheltenham Spa - Stroud - Sapperton - Swindon - Oxford
  • 7029 Oxford (pu) - Moreton-in-Marsh - Evesham - Worcester Shrub Hill (sd) - Stourbridge Junction (sd) - Birmingham Snow Hill (sd) - Tyseley Warwick Road

Additional Tour Information

NB: May have diesel assistance from Worcester Shrub Hill to Tyseley, for the ascent of Old Hill Bank.

Added 11:42 on Thursday 7th September 2017

Sunday 22nd April 2018

Great Britain XI: Day 4 (Railway Touring Company)

  • 61264 Inverness (pu) - Kyle of Lochalsh (break/rev) & return

Monday 23rd April 2018

Great Britain XI: Day 5 (Railway Touring Company)

  • 61264 and 60009 Inverness (pu) - Aviemore - Pitlochry - Perth - Stirling - Cumbernauld - Motherwell - Beattock - Carlisle - Cumbrian Coast Line - Grange over Sands

Tuesday 24th April 2018

Great Britain XI: Day 6 (Railway Touring Company)

Wednesday 25th April 2018

Great Britain XI: Day 7 (Railway Touring Company)

  • 45690 and 45699 Grange over Sands - Carnforth - Preston - Warrington Bank Quay - Crewe - Whitchurch - Shrewsbury
  • 48151 Shrewsbury - Craven Arms - Llandrindod Wells - Swansea District Line - Cardiff Central

Thursday 26th April 2018

Great Britain XI: Day 8 (Railway Touring Company)

  • 34046 Cardiff Central (pu) - Severn Tunnel - Bath Spa - Westbury - Castle Cary - Yeovil Pen Mill
  • 31806 and 34046 Yeovil Pen Mill - Maiden Newton - Dorchester - Weymouth
  • 31806 and 34046 Weymouth - Dorchester - Wareham (rev) - Swanage

Friday 27th April 2018

Great Britain XI: Day 9 (Railway Touring Company)

  • 34046 Swanage (pu) - Wareham - Poole - Bournemouth - Southampton Central - Havant - Haslemere - Guildford - Woking - London Waterloo

Saturday 28th April 2018

The Ynys Mon Express (bookings Through UK Railtours) (A1 Steam Locomotive Trust)

  • Diesel/60163 Leicester (pu) - Loughborough (pu) - East Midlands Parkway (pu) - Derby (pu) - Uttoxeter (pu) - Stoke on Trent (pu) - Crewe - Chester - Llandudno Junction (sd) - Bangor (sd) - Holyhead (break/rev) & return (note steam section to be confirmed)

Sunday 29th April 2018

Welsh Borders Explorer (Saphos Trains)

  • 34046 or 46100 or 70000 Crewe (pu) - Chester - Wrexham General - Gobowen - Shrewsbury - Telford Central - Oxley Chord - Stafford - Crewe

Thursday 3rd May 2018

The Cathedrals Express (Steam Dreams)

  • 46233 London Waterloo (pu) - Woking (pu) - Basingstoke - Andover - Salisbury - Westbury - Bath Spa (sd) - Bristol Temple Meads (break/rev) & return

Friday 4th May 2018

The Mayday Caledonian: Day 1 (UK Railtours)

  • To be confirmed London Kings Cross (pu) - Stevenage (pu) - Peterborough (pu) - York - Newcastle upon Tyne - Berwick upon Tweed - Glasgow Central

Saturday 5th May 2018

The Mayday Caledonian: Day 2 (UK Railtours)

  • To be confirmed Glasgow Central/tba (pu) - Stirling - Perth - Dundee - Montrose - Aberdeen
  • To be confirmed Aberdeen - Montrose - Dundee - tay Bridge - Forth Bridge - Glasgow Central/tba

Sunday 6th May 2018

The Mayday Caledonian: Day 3 (UK Railtours)

  • To be confirmed Dumbarton Central (pu) - Crianlarich - Rannoch - Fort William (break/rev) & return

Monday 7th May 2018

The Mayday Caledonian: Day 4 (UK Railtours)

  • To be confirmed Glasgow Central (pu) - Carlisle - S&C - Skipton - Leeds - Doncaster - Peterborough (sd) - Stevenage (sd) - London Kings Cross

Thursday 10th May 2018

The Cathedrals Express (Steam Dreams)

  • Steam tba Peterborough (pu) - Stevenage (pu) - Hertford North (pu) - Winchester
  • Steam tba Winchester (pu) - West London tba
  • WCRC Class 47/57 West London tba - Hertford North (sd) - Stevenage (sd) - Peterborough

Saturday 12th May 2018

Welsh Marches Express (Saphos Trains)

  • 34046 or 46100 or 70000 Crewe - Whitchurch (pu) - Shrewsbury (pu) - Hereford - Cardiff Central (break/rev) & return

The Worcester Sorcerer (UK Railtours)

  • Diesel tba Letchworth Garden City (pu) - Stevenage (pu) - Welwyn Garden City (pu) - Potters Bar (pu) - Finsbury Park (pu) - Evesham (sd) - Worcester Shrub Hill (break/rev) & return

The Winchester Pullman (Spirit Of The Lakes) (West Coast Railtours)

  • WCRC Class 47/57 Skegness (pu) - Wainfleet (pu) - Boston (pu) - Heckington (pu) - Sleaford (pu) - Grantham (pu) - Winchester (break/rev) & return

Tuesday 15th May 2018

The Cathedrals Express (Steam Dreams)

  • 46233 London Victoria (pu) - Egham (pu) - Ascot (pu) - Reading (pu) - Oxford - Evesham - (Cheltenham Spa-by road transfer) (sd) - Worcester Shrub Hill (break/rev) & return
  • 46233 Worcester Shrub Hill (pu) - Cheltenham Spa (pu) - Stroud -Sapperton - Swindon - Reading (sd) - Ascot (sd) - Egham (sd) - London Victoria

Saturday 19th May 2018

The Canterbury Tale (bookings Through UK Railtours) (A1 Steam Locomotive Trust)

  • 60163 Peterborough (pu) - St. Neots (pu) - Stevenage (pu) - Potters Bar (pu) - Finsbury Park - Canterbury (break/rev) & return (Diesel confirmed from London area on return)

The Cathedrals Express To Edinburgh: Day 1 (Steam Dreams)

Tuesday 22nd May 2018

The Cathedrals Express To Edinburgh: Day 4 (Steam Dreams)

Saturday 2nd June 2018

The Yorkshire Pullman (bookings Through UK Railtours) (A1 Steam Locomotive Trust)

  • 60163 London Kings Cross (pu) - Peterborough - Grantham - Doncaster - York (sd) - Scarborough (break/rev) & return

North Wales Coast Express (Saphos Trains)

  • 34046 or 46100 or 70000 Crewe (pu) - Chester (pu) - Llandudno Junction (sd) - Bangor (sd) - Holyhead (break/rev) & return

Sunday 10th June 2018

Welsh Borders Explorer (Saphos Trains)

  • 34046 or 46100 or 70000 Crewe (pu) - Chester - Wrexham General - Gobowen - Shrewsbury - Telford Central - Oxley Chord - Stafford - Crewe

Saturday 16th June 2018

Welsh Marches Express (Saphos Trains)

  • 34046 or 46100 or 70000 Crewe - Whitchurch (pu) - Shrewsbury (pu) - Hereford - Cardiff Central (break/rev) & return

Monday 18th June 2018

The Lakes Express: Day 1 (Steam Dreams)

Thursday 21st June 2018

The Lakes Express: Day 4 (Steam Dreams)

Saturday 23rd June 2018

The Midsummer Cornishman (Northern Belle) (UK Railtours)

  • To be confirmed London Paddington (pu) - Slough (pu) - Reading (pu) - Plymouth - Par (sd) - Penzance (break/rev) & return

Sunday 24th June 2018

Torbay Coast Express (Saphos Trains)

  • 34046 or 46100 or 70000 Bristol Temple Meads (pu) - Bath Spa (pu) - Bradford upon Avon (pu) - Westbury (pu) - Frome (pu) - Taunton (pu) - Kingwear (break/rev) & return

Sunday 1st July 2018

Torbay Coast Express (Saphos Trains)

  • 34046 or 46100 or 70000 Bristol Temple Meads (pu) - Yatton (pu) - Weston super Mare (pu) - Bridgwater (pu) - Taunton (pu) - Kingswear (break/rev) & return

Saturday 21st July 2018

The Talisman (bookings Through UK Railtours) (A1 Steam Locomotive Trust)

  • 60163 London Kings Cross (pu) - Potters Bar (pu) - Peterborough (pu) - Durham (sd) - Newcastle upon Tyne
  • D9009 Newcastle upon Tyne (pu) - Durham (pu) - Peterborough (sd) - Stevenage (sd) - London Kings Cross

William Shakespeare (Saphos Trains)

  • Diesel tba Preston (pu) - Wigan North Western (pu) - Warrington Bank Quay (pu) - Hartford (pu) - Crewe (pu) -
  • 34046 or 46100 or 70000 Crewe - Stafford (pu) - Walsall - Stratford upon Avon
  • 34046 or 46100 or 70000 Stratford upon Avon (pu) - Walsall - Stafford (sd) - Crewe (sd) -
  • Diesel tba Crewe - Hartford (sd) - Warrington Bank Quay (sd) - Wigan North Western (sd) - Preston

Wednesday 1st August 2018

The Mad Hatter (bookings Through UK Railtours) (A1 Steam Locomotive Trust)

  • 60163 Darlington North Road (pu) - Darlington Bank Top (pu) - York (pu) - Wakefield Kirkgate (pu) - Calder Valley - Copy Pit - Blackburn - Chester
  • 60163 Chester (pu) - Hope Valley - Sheffield - Wakefield Kirkgate (sd) - York (sd) - Darlington Bank Top (sd) - Darlington North Road

Saturday 11th August 2018

Settle & Carlisle Golden Express I (Pathfinder Tours)

  • Diesel tba Bristol Temple Meads (pu) - Bristol Parkway (pu) - Cam & Dursley (pu) - Cheltenham Spa (pu) - Bromsgrove (pu) - Birmingham New Street (pu) - Stafford (pu) - Crewe (pu) - Preston
  • 60163 Preston - Shap - Carlisle
  • 60163 Carlisle - Appleby (break) - S&C - Hellifield - Blackburn - Crewe (sd) -
  • Diesel tba Crewe - Stafford (sd) - Birmingham New Street (sd) - Bromsgrove (sd) - Cheltenham Spa (sd) - Cam & Dursley (sd) - Bristol Parkway (sd) - Bristol Temple Meads

William Shakespeare (Saphos Trains)

  • Diesel tba Bangor (pu) - Llandudno Junction (pu) - Colwyn Bay (pu) - Rhyl (pu) - Prestatyn (pu) - Flint (pu) - Chester (pu) - Crewe (pu)
  • 34046 or 46100 or 70000 Crewe - Stafford (pu) - Walsall - Stratford upon Avon
  • 34046 or 46100 or 70000 Stratford upon Avon (pu) - Walsall - Stafford (sd) - Crewe (sd) -
  • Diesel tba Crewe - Chester (sd) - Flint (sd) - Prestatyn (sd) - Rhyl (sd) - Colwyn Bay (sd) - Llandudno Junction (sd) - Bangor

Wednesday 15th August 2018

Settle & Carlisle Golden Express II (Pathfinder Tours)

  • Diesel tba Didcot Parkway (pu) - Oxford (pu) - Banbury (pu) - Leamington Spa (pu) - Coventry (pu) - Birmingham International (pu) - Tame Bridge Parkway (pu) - Stafford (pu) - Crewe (pu) -
  • 60163 Crewe -Blackburn - Hellifield - S&C - Appleby (break) - Upperby Curve - Shap - Preston - Crewe (sd) -
  • Diesel tba Crewe - Stafford (sd) - Tame Bridge Parkway (sd) - Birmingham International (sd) - Coventry (sd) - Leamington Spa (sd) - Banbury (sd) - Oxford (sd) - Didcot Parkway

Saturday 18th August 2018

The Bard Of Avon (Bookings Through UK Railtours) (A1 Steam Locomotive Trust)

  • 60163 Manchester Piccadilly (pu) - Stockport (pu) - Wilmslow (pu) - Sandbach - Crewe (pu) - Shrewsbury (pu) - Wolverhampton (pu) - Birmingham New Street - Tyseley - North Warwickshire Line - Stratford upon Avon
  • 60163 Stratford upon Avon (pu) - Claverdon - Dorridge - Sutton Park Line - Walsall - Wolverhampton - Shrewsbury (sd) - Crewe (sd) - Wilmslow (sd) - Stockport - Manchester Piccadilly

Saturday 15th September 2018

The Lindisfarne (Northern Belle) (UK Railtours)

  • To be confirmed London Kings Cross (pu) - Potters Bar (pu) - Stevenage (pu) - Peterborough (pu) - Grantham - York - Newcastle upon Tyne - Alnmouth (sd) - Berwick upon Tweed (break/rev) & return

Monday 15th October 2018

Tornado 10th Anniversary Charter: Day 1 (Golden Eagle Luxury Trains & The Royal Scotsman) (Private Charter)

  • 60163 Edinburgh Waverley - Inverness

Tuesday 16th October 2018

Tornado 10th Anniversary Charter: Day 2 (Private Charter)

  • 60163 Inverness - Aviemore (for Strathspey Railway)

Wednesday 17th October 2018

Tornado 10th Anniversary Charter: Day 3 (Private Charter)

  • 60163 Strathspey Railway - Aviemore - Stirling - Edinburgh Waverley - Chester (arrive 18th October)

Friday 19th October 2018

Tornado 10th Anniversary Charter: Day 5 (Private Charter)

  • DBS Class 66 Chester - Llandudno Junction
  • 46100 Llandudno Junction - Blaenau Ffestiniog
  • tba Blaenau Ffestiniog - Llandudno Junction - Holyhead
  • 46100 Holyhead - Llandudno Junction - Crewe

Saturday 20th October 2018

Tornado 10th Anniversary Charter: Day 6 (Private Charter)

Sunday 21st October 2018

Tornado 10th Anniversary Charter: Day 7 (Private Charter)

Tuesday 23rd October 2018

Tornado 10th Anniversary Charter: Day 9 (day 8 Free Day In Cornwall) (Private Charter)

Wednesday 24th October 2018

Tornado 10th Anniversary Charter: Day 10 (Private Charter)

  • 60163 Yeovil Junction - Oxford - Kidderminster
  • 34027 Kidderminster - Bridgnorth

Thursday 25th October 2018

Tornado 10th Anniversary Charter: Day 11 (Private Charter)

  • 60163 Bridgnorth - Darlington

Friday 26th October 2018

Tornado 10th Anniversdary Charter: Day 12 (Private Charter)

  • 60163 Darlington - Edinburgh Waverley

Sunday 2nd December 2018

Welsh Borders Christmas Explorer (Saphos Trains)

  • 34046 or 46100 or 70000 Crewe (pu) - Chester - Wrexham General - Gobowen - Shrewsbury - Telford Central - Oxley Chord - Stafford - Crewe

Saturday 8th December 2018

Pennine Moors Christmas Explorer (Saphos Trains)

  • 34046 or 46100 or 70000 Crewe (pu) - Hartford (pu) - Warrington Bank Quay (pu) - Chat Moss - Manchester Victoria - Rochdale - Todmorden Curve - Copy Pit - Accrington - Blackburn - Farington Junction - Warrington Bank Quay (sd) - Hartford (sd) - Crewe

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