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Tuesday 25th September 2018

The Jacobite (Morning Train) (West Coast Railtours)

  • Steam tba Fort William (pu) - Glenfinnan - Mallaig (break/rev) & return

Wednesday 26th September 2018

The Jacobite (Morning Train) (West Coast Railtours)

  • Steam tba Fort William (pu) - Glenfinnan - Mallaig (break/rev) & return

Thursday 27th September 2018

The Jacobite (Morning Train) (West Coast Railtours)

  • Steam tba Fort William (pu) - Glenfinnan - Mallaig (break/rev) & return

Friday 28th September 2018

The Jacobite (Morning Train) (West Coast Railtours)

  • Steam tba Fort William (pu) - Glenfinnan - Mallaig (break/rev) & return

Saturday 29th September 2018

The Ynys Mon Express (re-dated From 28th April) 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 - Bangor - Holyhead (break/rev) & return (steam section tbc)

The Deltic Deviator (Pathfinder Tours)

  • DRS Class 68 x 2 TNT Willington (pu) - Ilkeston (pu) - Alfreton (pu) - Chesterfield (pu) Sheffield (pu) - Moorthorpe (pu) - York
  • D9009 York - Northallerton - Yarm - Durham Coast Line - Newcastle upon Tyne - Morpeth - Blythe & Tyne - Newcastle upon Tyne - Hexham - Carlisle
  • D9009 Carlisle - S&C - Skipton - Leeds - York
  • DRS Class 68 York - Moorthorpe (sd) - Sheffield (sd) - Chesterfield (sd) - Alfreton (sd) - Ilkeston (sd) - Willington

The Cumbrian Coast 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 Carnforth - Shap - Carlisle
  • 45690 Carlisle (pu) - Cumbrian Coast - Carnforth
  • 86259 Carnforth - Preston (sd) - Crewe (sd) - Nuneaton (sd) - Rugby (sd) - Northampton (by service train from Rugby) - milton Keynes central - Watford Junction (by service train from Milton Keynes Central)- London Euston

Cradle Of A Nation (UK Railtours)

  • To be confirmed Basingstoke (pu) - Reading (pu) - Slough (pu) - Ealing Broadway (pu) - St.Albans City (pu) - Bedford (pu) - Winston South Curve - Hinckley - Nuneaton - Water Orton - Sutton Park - walsall - Wolverhampton - Telford Central (sd) - Shrewsbury (break/rev) & return

The Jacobite (Morning Train) (West Coast Railtours)

  • Steam tba Fort William (pu) - Glenfinnan - Mallaig (break/rev) & return

Sunday 30th September 2018

The Jacobite (Morning Train) (West Coast Railtours)

  • Steam tba Fort William (pu) - Glenfinnan - Mallaig (break/rev) & return

Monday 1st October 2018

The Jacobite (Morning Train) (West Coast Railtours)

  • Steam tba Fort William (pu) - Glenfinnan - Mallaig (break/rev) & return

Tuesday 2nd October 2018

The Jacobite (Morning Train) (West Coast Railtours)

  • Steam tba Fort William (pu) - Glenfinnan - Mallaig (break/rev) & return

Wednesday 3rd October 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

The Jacobite (Morning Train) (West Coast Railtours)

  • Steam tba Fort William (pu) - Glenfinnan - Mallaig (break/rev) & return

Thursday 4th October 2018

Flying Scotsman From Theale (morning Train) (Steam Dreams)

  • 60103 Theale (pu) - Newbury (pu) - Westbury - Castle Cary - Taunton
  • WCRC Class 47/57 Taunton - Castle Cary - Westbury - Newbury (sd) - Theale

Flying Scotsman From Taunton (Steam Dreams)

The Chester Express (West Coast Railtours)

  • WCRC Class 47/57 Scarborough (pu) - Seamer (pu) - Malton (pu) - York (pu) - Church Fenton (pu) - Wakefield (tba) (pu) - Chester (break/rev) & return

The Jacobite (Morning Train) (West Coast Railtours)

  • Steam tba Fort William (pu) - Glenfinnan - Mallaig (break/rev) & return

Friday 5th October 2018

The Jacobite (Morning Train) (West Coast Railtours)

  • Steam tba Fort William (pu) - Glenfinnan - Mallaig (break/rev) & return

Saturday 6th October 2018

Yorkshire Coast Merrymaker (Saphos Trains)

  • D213 Crewe (pu) - Warrington Bank Quay (pu) - Manchester Victoria - Standedge - Huddersfield - Church Fernton - York - Scarborough
  • D213 Scarborough (pu) - York - Church Fenton - Calder Valley - Copy Pit - Blackburn - lWigan North western - Warrington Bank Quay (sd) - Crewe

Fort William (SRPS Railtours)

  • To be confirmed Edinburgh Waverley (pu) - Livingstone South (pu) - Shotts (pu) - Motherwell (pu) - Hamilton Central (pu) - Newton (pu) - Exhibition Centre (pu) - Fort William (break) (rev) & return

Flying Scotsman To Penzance (Steam Dreams)

Sunday 7th October 2018

The Auld Reekie (Bookings Through UK Railtours) (A1 Steam Locomotive Trust)

  • 60163 Doncaster (pu) - Wakefield Westgate (pu) - Leeds (pu) - York (pu) - Darlington - Durham - Newcastle upon Tyne - Berwick upon Tweed - Edinburgh Waverley
  • D9009 Edinburgh Waverley (pu) - Berwick upon Tweed - Newcastle upon Tyne - Durham - Darlington - York (sd) - Leeds - Wakefield Westgate (sd) - Doncaster

The Peak Forester (Railway Touring Company)

  •   Norwich (pu) - Wymondham (pu) - Attleborough (pu) - Thetford (pu) - Brandon (pu) - Peterborough (pu) - Grantham - Nottingham - Derby - Matlock (sd) - Rowsley (Peak Rail)
  •   Rowsley (Peak Rail) - Matlock (pu) - Derby - Nottingham - Grantham - Peterborough (sd) -
  •   Peterborough - Brandon (sd) - Thetford (sd) - Attleborough (sd) - Wymondham (sd) - Norwich
Cancelled

Monday 8th October 2018

Flying Scotsman From Plymouth (Steam Dreams)

Flying Scotsman From Exeter (Steam Dreams)

  • 60103 and 61306 Exeter St. Davids (pu) - Taunton - Bridgwater - Bristol Temple Meads
  • WCRC Class 47/57 Bristol Temple Meads - Bridgwater - Taunton - Exeter St. Davids

The Jacobite (Morning Train) (West Coast Railtours)

  • Steam tba Fort William (pu) - Glenfinnan - Mallaig (break/rev) & return

Tuesday 9th October 2018

The Jacobite (Morning Train) (West Coast Railtours)

  • Steam tba Fort William (pu) - Glenfinnan - Mallaig (break/rev) & return

Wednesday 10th October 2018

The Pendle Dalesman 2 (West Coast Railtours)

  • WCRC Class 47/57 Bedford (pu) - Wellingborough (pu) - Kettering (pu) - Leicester (pu) - Loughborough (pu) - Chesterfield (pu) - Hellifield
  • WCRC Steam Pool Hellifield - S&C - Carlisle (break/rev) - S&C - Hellifield
  • WCRC Class 47/57 Hellifield - Chesterfield (sd) - Loughborough (sd) - Leicester (sd) - Kettering (sd) - Wellingborough (sd) - Bedford

The Jacobite (Morning Train) (West Coast Railtours)

  • Steam tba Fort William (pu) - Glenfinnan - Mallaig (break/rev) & return

Thursday 11th October 2018

The Jacobite (Morning Train) (West Coast Railtours)

  • Steam tba Fort William (pu) - Glenfinnan - Mallaig (break/rev) & return

Friday 12th October 2018

The Jacobite (Morning Train) (West Coast Railtours)

  • Steam tba Fort William (pu) - Glenfinnan - Mallaig (break/rev) & return

Saturday 13th October 2018

The 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 (set-down 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 North Wales Coast Express (Saphos Trains)

  • D213 Crewe (pu) - Llandudno Junction (rev) - Blaenau Ffestiniog (rev) - Llandudno Junction - Holyhead (rev) - Llandudno Junction - Crewe

The Forth Circle (morning Train) (SRPS Railtours)

  • 60163 Linlithgow (pu) - Forth Bridge - Kirkcaldy - Cowdenbeath - Dunfermline Town - Culross - Alloa - Stirling - Linlithgow

The Forth Circle (afternoon Train) (SRPS Railtours)

  • 60163 Dalmeny (pu) - Inverkeithing (pu) - Kirkcaldy - Dunfermline - Culross - Alloa - Stirling - Linlithgow - Dalmeny (sd) - inverkeithing

West Highland & Jacobite Statesman: Day 1 (Statesman Rail)

  • WCRC Class 47/57 Gloucester (pu) - Cheltenham Spa (pu) - Worcester Shrub Hill (pu) - Barnt Green (pu) - Birmingham New Street (pu) - Wolverhampton (pu) - Stafford (pu) - Crewe (pu) - Warrington Bank Quay (pu) - Preston (pu) - Fort William

Farewell Alan Pegler (Steam Dreams)

  • 60103 London Kings Cross (pu) - Hertford North (pu) - Peterborough (pu) - Grantham - Fork
  • WCRC Class 47/57 York (pu) - Grantham - Peterborough (sd) - Hertford North (sd) - London Kings Cross

Sunday 14th October 2018

West Highland & Jacobite Statesman: Day 2 (Statesman Rail)

Monday 15th October 2018

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

  •   Edinburgh Waverley - Inverness
Cancelled

West Highland & Jacobite Statesman: Day 3 (Statesman Rail)

  • WCRC Class 47/57 Fort William (pu) - Preston (sd) - Warrington Bank Quay (sd) - Crewe (sd) - Stafford (sd) - Wolverhampton (sd) - Birmingham New Street (sd) - Barnt Green (sd) - Worcester Shrub Hill (sd) - Cheltenham Spa (sd) - Gloucester

The Jacobite (Morning Train) (West Coast Railtours)

  • Steam tba Fort William (pu) - Glenfinnan - Mallaig (break/rev) & return

Tuesday 16th October 2018

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

  •   Inverness - Aviemore (for Strathspey Railway)
Cancelled

The Jacobite (Morning Train) (West Coast Railtours)

  • Steam tba Fort William (pu) - Glenfinnan - Mallaig (break/rev) & return

Wednesday 17th October 2018

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

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

The Pendle Dalesman 3 (West Coast Railtours)

  • WCRC Class 47/57 Bangor (pu) - Llandudno Junction (pu) - Colwyn Bay (pu) - Flint (pu) - Chester (pu) - Frodsham (pu) - Warrington Bank Quay (pu) - Hellifield
  • WCRC Steam Pool Hellifield - S&C - Carlisle (break/rev) - S&C - Hellifield
  • WCRC Class 47/57 Hellifield - arrington Bank Quay (sd) - Frodsham (sd) - Chester (sd) - Flint (sd) - Colwyn Bay (sd) - Llandudno Junction (sd) - Bangor

The Jacobite (Morning Train) (West Coast Railtours)

  • Steam tba Fort William (pu) - Glenfinnan - Mallaig (break/rev) & return

Thursday 18th October 2018

The Jacobite (Morning Train) (West Coast Railtours)

  • Steam tba Fort William (pu) - Glenfinnan - Mallaig (break/rev) & return

Friday 19th October 2018

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

  •   Chester - Llandudno Junction
  •   Llandudno Junction - Blaenau Ffestiniog
  •   Blaenau Ffestiniog - Llandudno Junction - Holyhead
  •   Holyhead - Llandudno Junction - Crewe
Cancelled

The Jacobite (Morning Train) (West Coast Railtours)

  • Steam tba Fort William (pu) - Glenfinnan - Mallaig (break/rev) & return

Saturday 20th October 2018

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

  •   Crewe - Minehead
Cancelled

The Yorkshireman (Railway Touring Company)

  • 60009 Ealing Broadway (pu) - St.Albans (pu) - Luton (pu) - Bedford (pu) - Kettering (pu) - Melton Mowbray (pu) - Loughborough - Erewash Valley Line - Chesterfield - Conisbrough - Doncaster - York
  • WCRC Class 47/57 York (pu) - Alfreton - Melton Mowbray (sd) - Kettering (sd) - Bedford (sd) - Luton (sd) - St.Albans (sd) - Ealing Broadway

Sunday 21st October 2018

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

  •   Taunton - Penzance
Cancelled

Monday 22nd October 2018

The Jacobite (Morning Train) (West Coast Railtours)

  • Steam tba Fort William (pu) - Glenfinnan - Mallaig (break/rev) & return

Tuesday 23rd October 2018

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

  •   Penzance - Lostwithiel
  •   Lostwithiel - Fowey - Lostwithiel
  •   Lostwithiel - Taunton
  •   Taunton - Yeovil Junction
Cancelled

The Jacobite (Morning Train) (West Coast Railtours)

  • Steam tba Fort William (pu) - Glenfinnan - Mallaig (break/rev) & return

Wednesday 24th October 2018

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

  •   Yeovil Junction - Oxford - Kidderminster
  •   Kidderminster - Bridgnorth
Cancelled

The Jacobite (Morning Train) (West Coast Railtours)

  • Steam tba Fort William (pu) - Glenfinnan - Mallaig (break/rev) & return

Thursday 25th October 2018

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

  •   Bridgnorth - Darlington
Cancelled

The Jacobite (Morning Train) (West Coast Railtours)

  • Steam tba Fort William (pu) - Glenfinnan - Mallaig (break/rev) & return

Friday 26th October 2018

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

  •   Darlington - Edinburgh Waverley
Cancelled

The Jacobite (Morning Train) (West Coast Railtours)

  • Steam tba Fort William (pu) - Glenfinnan - Mallaig (break/rev) & return

Saturday 27th October 2018

Aviemore & Inverness (SRPS Railtours)

  • 37025 Linlithgow (pu) - Dalgety Bay (pu) - Kirkcaldy (pu) - Perth (pu) - Aviemore (sd) - Inverness (break) (rev) & return

Lord Of The Isles: Day 1 (Statesman Rail)

  • WCRC Class 47/57 Milton Keynes Central (pu) - Northampton (pu) - Rugby (pu) - Coventry (pu) - Birmingham International (pu) - Birmingham New Street (pu) - Tamworth (pu) - Burton upon Trent (pu) - Derby (pu) - Chesterfield (pu) - Sheffield (pu) - Doncaster (pu) - Edinburgh Waverley - Forth Bridge - Perth - Aviemore - Inverness

The Cathedrals Express (Steam Dreams)

  • 61306 Sheffield Park (pu) - East Grinstead (pu) - Oxford (sd) (pu) - Worcester Shrub Hill (break/rev) & return

The Pendle Dalesman 4 (West Coast Railtours)

  • WCRC Class 47/57 Doncaster (pu) - Waklefield (tba) (pu) - Leeds (pu) - Shipley (pu) - Keighley (pu) - Skipton (pu) - Hellifield
  • WCRC Steam Pool Hellifield - S&C - Carlisle (break/rev) - S&C - Hellifield
  • WCRC Class 47/57 Hellifield - Skipton (sd) - Keighley (sd) - Shipley (sd) - Leeds (sd) - Wakefield (tba) (sd) - Doncaster

Sunday 28th October 2018

Lord Of The Isles: Day 2 (Statesman Rail)

Monday 29th October 2018

Lord Of The Isles: Day 3 (Statesman Rail)

  • WCRC Class 47/57 Inverness (pu) - Perth - stirling - Doncaster (sd) - Sheffield (sd) - Chesterfield (sd) - Derby (sd) - Burton upon Trent (sd) - Tamworth (sd) - Birmingham New Street (sd) - Birmingham International (sd) - Coventry (sd) - Rugby (sd) - Northampton (sd) - Milton Keynes Central

Tuesday 30th October 2018

The Dalesman (from York) (West Coast Railtours)

  • WCRC Class 47/57 York (pu) - Normanton (pu) - Wakefield Kirkgate (pu) - Wakefield Westgate (pu) - Leeds (pu) - Skipton (pu) - Hellifield
  • WCRC Steam Pool Hellifield -S&C - Carlisle
  • WCRC Steam Pool Carlisle - S&C - Hellifield
  • WCRC Class 47/57 Hellifield - Skipton (sd) - Leeds (sd) - Wakefield Westgate (sd) - Wakefield Kirkgate (sd) - Normanton (sd) - York

Saturday 3rd November 2018

York (SRPS Railtours)

  • 60163 Linlithgow (pu) - Edinburgh Waverley (pu) - Carlisle (pu) - S&C - Hellifield - Leeds - York
  • Diesel tba York (pu) - Newcastle upon Tyne - Edinburgh Waverley (sd) - Linlithgow

Blackpool Illuminations-Pride Of The North (UK Railtours)

  • To be confirmed London Euston (pu) - Watfod Junction (pu) - Milton Keynes Central (pu) - Northampton (pu) - Rugby (pu) - Nuneaton - Stafford - Crewe - Preston - Blackpool North (break/rev) & return

Saturday 17th November 2018

The York Yuletide Express (Railway Touring Company)

  • 6233 London Victoria (pu) - St.Albans (pu) - Luton (pu) - Bedford (pu) - Kettering (pu) - Melton Mowbray - York
  • 60009 York (pu) - Melton Mowbray (sd) - Kettering (sd) - Bedford (sd) - Luton (sd) - St. Albans (sd) - London Victoria

The Return Of The Short Haired Bumblebee (UK Railtours)

  • To be confirmed London Victoria (pu) - Nunhead - Lewisham - Blackheath - Dartford - Gravesend - Hoo Junction - Grain (rev) - Hoo Junction - Dartford - Sidcup - Lee Spur - Chislehurst - Swanley - Otford - Sevenoaks - Tonbridge - Headcorn (break) - Ashford - Appledore - Lydd - Dungeness (rev) - Lydd - Ashford - Maidstone east - Swanley - Beckenham - Nunhead - London Victoria

Tuesday 20th November 2018

The Cathedrals Express (Steam Dreams)

  • Steam tba West Brompton (pu) - Clapham Junction (pu) - Redhill (pu) - Reigate (pu) - Shalford (pu) - Guildford (pu) - Gloucester (break/rev) & return

Thursday 22nd November 2018

The Cathedrals Express (Steam Dreams)

  • 60009 London Paddington (pu) - Slough (pu) - Reding (pu) - Swindon (pu) - Cardiff Central (break/rev) & return

Saturday 24th November 2018

The Bath Christmas Market (Railway Touring Company)

  • 60009 London Paddington (pu) - Slough (pu) - Reding (pu) - Newbury (pu) - Westbury - Bath Spa (break/rev) & return

Sunday 25th November 2018

Santa Specials (West Coast Railtours)

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

Tuesday 27th November 2018

The Christmas Sussex Belle (Railway Touring Company)

  • 45212 or 45305 London Victoria (pu) - East Croydon - Redhill - Gatwick Airport - Three Bridges - Haywards Heath - Lewes - Eastbourne
  • WCRC Diesel Eastbourne (pu) - Hastings
  • 45212 or 45305 Hastings - Battle - Robertsbridge - Tunbridge Wells - Sevenoaks - Bat & Ball - Swanley - London Victoria

Wednesday 28th November 2018

The Cathedrals Express (Steam Dreams)

  • Steam tba London Victoria (pu) - Ashford (Surrey) (pu) - Chertsey (pu) - Woking (pu) - Salisbury (sd) - Westbury - Bath Spa (sd) - Bristol Temple Meads (break/rev) & return

Thursday 29th November 2018

The Winchester & Salisbury Christmas Markets (Railway Touring Company)

  • Steam tba London Victoria (pu) - Staines (pu) - Woking (pu) - Basingstoke (pu) - Winchester (sd) - Southampton Central - Salisbury (break/rev) & return

The Jacobite (Morning Train) (West Coast Railtours)

  •   Fort William (pu) - Glenfinnan - Mallaig (break/rev) & return
Cancelled

Friday 30th November 2018

The Jacobite (Morning Train) (West Coast Railtours)

  •   Fort William (pu) - Glenfinnan - Mallaig (break/rev) & return
Cancelled

Saturday 1st December 2018

The Christmas Border Raider (Bookings Through UK Railtours) (A1 Steam Locomotive Trust)

  • 60163 Tame Bridge Parkway (pu) - Birmingham New Street (pu) - Wolverhampton (pu) - Stafford (pu) - Crewe (pu) - Blackburn - Hellifield - S&C - Carlisle
  • 60163 Carlisle (pu) - Shap - Preston - Crewe (sd) - Stafford (sd) - Wolverhampton (sd) - Birmingham New Street (sd) - Tame Bridge Parkway

The Plymouth Christmas Market (Railway Touring Company)

  • 60009 Bristol Temple Meads (pu) - Yatton (pu) - Taunton (pu) - Exeter St. Davids (pu) - Plymouth (break/rev) & return

The Jacobite (Morning Train) (West Coast Railtours)

  •   Fort William (pu) - Glenfinnan - Mallaig (break/rev) & return
Cancelled

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

Santa Specials (West Coast Railtours)

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

Wednesday 5th December 2018

The Cathedrals Express (Steam Dreams)

  • 61306 Southend East (pu) - Upminster (pu) - Barking (pu) - Norwich
  • 61306 Norwich (pu) - London Area
  • Diesel tba London Area - Barking (sd) - Upminster (sd) - Southend East

Thursday 6th December 2018

The York Yuletide Express (Railway Touring Company)

  • 60009 Norwich (pu) - Wymondham (pu) - Attleborough (pu) - Thetford (pu) - Brandon (pu) - March (pu) - Peterborough (pu) - Grantham - Doncaster - York
  • 6233 York (pu) - Doncaster - Grantham - Peterborough (sd) -
  • WCRC Class 47/57 Peterborough - March (sd) - Brandon (sd) - Thetford (sd) - Attleborough (sd) - Wymondham (sd) - Norwich

The Jacobite (Morning Train) (West Coast Railtours)

  •   Fort William (pu) - Glenfinnan - Mallaig (break/rev) & return
Cancelled

Friday 7th December 2018

The Jacobite (Morning Train) (West Coast Railtours)

  •   Fort William (pu) - Glenfinnan - Mallaig (break/rev) & return
Cancelled

Saturday 8th December 2018

The Edinburgh Christmas Market (Railway Touring Company)

  • 60009 York (pu) - Durham (pu) - Newcastle upon Tyne (pu) - Berwick upon Tweed - Edinburgh Waverley (break/rev) & return

The Lyndham Fayre (Railway Touring Company)

  • 6233 London Kings Cross (pu) - Potters Bar (pu) - Stevenage (pu) - Peterborough (pu) - Spalding - Sleaford - Lincoln
  • 6233 Lincoln (pu) - Newark North Gate - Peterborough (sd) - Stevenage (sd) - Potters Bar (sd) - London Kings Cross

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

The Festive Oozlum Bird (UK Railtours)

  • DBS Class 67 London Victoria (pu) - St.Albans City (pu) - Bedford (pu) - Kettering (pu) - Corby - Oakham - Melton Mowbray - Loughborough - east Midlands Parkway - Sheet Stores Junction - Castle Donnington - Stenson Junction - Burton upon Trent - Coalville - Knighton Junction - Hinckley - Nuneaton - Lichfield Trent Valley - Stafford
  • DBS Class 67 Stafford - Wolverhampton - Walsall - Sutton Park - Water Orton - Whitacre Junction - Nuneaton - Hinckley - Winston South Curve - Market yarborough - Kettering (sd) - Bedford (sd) - St.Albans City (sd) - London Victoria

The Jacobite (Morning Train) (West Coast Railtours)

  •   Fort William (pu) - Glenfinnan - Mallaig (break/rev) & return
Cancelled

Sunday 9th December 2018

The Cathedrals Express (Steam Dreams)

  • Steam tba London Kings Cross (pu) - Hertford North - Stevenage (pu) - Lincoln Central (break/rev) & return

Santa Specials (West Coast Railtours)

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

Tuesday 11th December 2018

The Sherborne Christmas Carol (Railway Touring Company)

  • 45212 or 45305 London Victoria (pu) - Staines (pu) - Woking (pu) - Basingstoke (pu) - Sherborne (sd) - Yeovil Junction (break/rev) & return

Wednesday 12th December 2018

The Cathedrals Express (Steam Dreams)

  • 61306 London Victoria (pu) - Hounslow (pu) - Staines (pu) - Bracknell (pu) - Reading (pu) - Oxford (sd) (pu) - Worcester Shrub Hill (break/rev) & return

The Cathedrals Express (West Coast Railtours)

  • WCRC Class 47/57 Carnforth (pu) - Lancaster (pu) - Preston (pu) - Leyland (pu) - Wigan North Western (pu) - Warrington Bank Quay (pu) - Crewe (pu) - Stafford (pu) - Canterbury (break/rev) & return

Thursday 13th December 2018

The Jacobite (Morning Train) (West Coast Railtours)

  •   Fort William (pu) - Glenfinnan - Mallaig (break/rev) & return
Cancelled

Friday 14th December 2018

The Cathedrals Express (Steam Dreams)

  • 61306 Ashford International (pu) - Charing (pu) - Maidstone East (pu) - Borough Green & Wrotham (pu) - Bromley South (pu) - Kensington Olympia (pu) - Alton (sd) - Alresford (break/rev) & return (return will be diesel-hauled throughout)

The Jacobite (Morning Train) (West Coast Railtours)

  •   Fort William (pu) - Glenfinnan - Mallaig (break/rev) & return
Cancelled

Saturday 15th December 2018

The Chester Chuffer (Pathfinder Tours)

  • Diesel tba Salisbury (pu) - Westbury (pu) - Bath Spa (pu) - Bristol Parkway (pu) - Cam & Dursley (pu) - Cheltenham Spa (pu) - Worcester Shrub Hill (pu) - Kidderminster (pu) - Stourbridge Junction (pu) - Bescot Yard
  • 60163 Bescot Yard - Walsall - Cannock - Rugeley Trent Valley - Stafford - Crewe - Chester
  • 60163 Chester - Wrexham General - Gobowen - Shrewsbury - Telford Central - Wolverhampton - Stourbridge Junction (sd) - Kidderminster (sd) - Worcester Shrub Hill (sd) -
  • Diesel tba Worcester Shrub Hill - Cheltenham Spa (sd) - Cam & Dursley (sd) - Bristol Parkway (sd) - Bath Spa - Westbury (sd) - Salisbury

The Christmas White Rose (Railway Touring Company)

  • 6233 London Kings Cross (pu) - Stevenage (pu) - Huntingdon (pu) - Peterborough (pu) - Grantham - Doncaster - York
  • 60009 York (pu) - Doncaster - Grantham - Peterborough (sd) - Huntingdon (sd) - Stevenage (sd) - London Kings Cross

Beverley At Christmas (UK Railtours)

  • tba London Kings Cross (pu) - Potters Bar (pu) - Stevenage (pu) - Peterborough (pu) -Newark North Gate - Doncaster - Gilberdyke - Anlaby Junction - Beverley (break/rev) & return

The Jacobite (Morning Train) (West Coast Railtours)

  •   Fort William (pu) - Glenfinnan - Mallaig (break/rev) & return
Cancelled

Sunday 16th December 2018

Santa Specials (West Coast Railtours)

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

Monday 17th December 2018

The Cathedrals Express (Steam Dreams)

  • 61306 Alresford (pu) - Alton (pu) - Bentley (Hampshire) (pu) - Farnham (pu) - Aldershot (pu) - Guildford (pu) - Petersfield (pu) - Salisbury (sd) - Yeovil Junction (for the Railway Centre) (sd) - Sherbourne (break/rev) & return (return diesel-hauled from Salisbury to Alresford)

Tuesday 18th December 2018

Santa Specials (West Coast Railtours)

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

Thursday 20th December 2018

The Christmas White Rose (Railway Touring Company)

  • 60009 Cambridge (pu) - Ely (pu) - March (pu) - Peterborough (pu) - Grantham - Doncaster - York
  • 6233 York (pu) - Doncaster - Grantham - Peterborough (sd)
  • WCRC Class 47/57 Peterborough - March (sd) - Ely (sd) - Cambridge

Carols At Sherbourne Abbey (UK Railtours)

  • 35028 London Victoria (pu) - Staines (pu) - Woking - Basingstoke - Salisbury - Sherbourne (break/rev) & return

The Jacobite (Morning Train) (West Coast Railtours)

  •   Fort William (pu) - Glenfinnan - Mallaig (break/rev) & return
Cancelled

Friday 21st December 2018

White Cliffs Lunchtime Tour (Steam Dreams)

  • 61306 London Victoria (pu) - Dover - London Victoria

The Jacobite (Morning Train) (West Coast Railtours)

  •   Fort William (pu) - Glenfinnan - Mallaig (break/rev) & return
Cancelled

Saturday 22nd December 2018

The Festive Frolic (Pathfinder Tours)

  • DBS Class 66 (Pair) Eastleigh (pu) - Basingstoke (pu) - Reading West (pu) - Didcot Parkway (pu) - Banbury (pu) - Leamington Spa (pu) - Coventry (pu) - Birmingham International (pu) - Birmingham New Street (pu) - Bescot Yard
  • Colas Class 56 and DBC Class 66 tnt Bescot Yard - Perry Barr and Soho Junctions - Via Through Siding - Down Stour Goods Loop - Wolverhampton - Oxley Down Goods Loop - Cosford Down Goods Loop - Wellington - Shrewsbury - Gobowen - Wrexham Up & Down Loop - Buckley - Dee Marsh Sidings (rev) -
  • DBC Class 66 and Colas Class 56 tnt Dee Marsh Sidings - Hope - Croes Newydd Up Goods Loop
  • Colas Class 56 and DBC Class 66 tnt Croes Newydd Up Goods loop - Gresford - Chester (break) - Crewe (via Up Chester Independent - Up Independent - Basford Hall) - Stafford - Rugeley Trent Valley - Cannock - Walsall - Dudley Run-Round Siding -
  • DBC Class 66 Dudley Run-Round Sidings - Walsall - Sutton Park - Castle Bromwich Junction - Up Derby Slow - Washwood Heath Yard - Down Derby Goods - Camp Hill - Lifford Curve - Birmingham New Street (sd) -
  • DBS Class 66 (Pair) Birmingham New Street - Birmingham International (sd) - Coventry (sd) - Leamington Spa (sd) - Banbury (sd) - Didcot Parkway (sd) - Reading West (sd) - Basingstoke (sd) - Eastleigh

Additional Tour Information

pathfinder say that Colas Class 56 will leave the train 'in the Bescot area', which means most likely upon arrival at the Dudley Run-Round Sidings. However, the exact point remains to be confirmed.

Added 12:59 on Saturday 1st September 2018

The Jacobite (Morning Train) (West Coast Railtours)

  •   Fort William (pu) - Glenfinnan - Mallaig (break/rev) & return
Cancelled

Thursday 27th December 2018

The Jacobite (Morning Train) (West Coast Railtours)

  •   Fort William (pu) - Glenfinnan - Mallaig (break/rev) & return
Cancelled

Friday 28th December 2018

The Jacobite (Morning Train) (West Coast Railtours)

  •   Fort William (pu) - Glenfinnan - Mallaig (break/rev) & return
Cancelled

Saturday 29th December 2018

The Jacobite (Morning Train) (West Coast Railtours)

  •   Fort William (pu) - Glenfinnan - Mallaig (break/rev) & return
Cancelled

Saturday 26th January 2019

Winter Cumbrian Mountain Express (To Be Confirmed)

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

Saturday 2nd February 2019

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
  • tba Carnfoth - Shap - Carlisle
  • tba Carlisle - S&C - Hellifield - Blackburn (set down for Preston) - 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 9th February 2019

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

  • DBS Class 67 Leicester (pu) - East Midlands Parkway (pu) - Derby (pu) - Chesterfield (pu) - Sheffield (pu) - Doncaster
  • 60163 Doncaster - Leeds - Skipton - Hellifield - S&C - Carlisle
  • 60163 Carlisle - Hexham - Tyne Yard
  • DBS Class 67 Tyne Yard - Durham - Darlington - York - Doncaster - Sheffield (sd) - Chesterfield (sd) - Derby (sd) - East Midlands Parkway (sd) - Leicester

Saturday 16th February 2019

The Cotswold Venturer (Railway Touring Company)

  • 60009 London Paddington (pu) - Slough (pu) - Reading (pu) - Didcot Parkway (pu) - Oxford - Moreton-in-Marsh - Evesham - Worcester Shrub Hill
  • 60009 Worcester Shrub Hill - Cheltenham Spa - Stroud - Sapperton - Swindon - Didcot Parkway (sd) - Reading (sd) - Slough (sd) - London Paddington

Saturday 27th April 2019

The Great Britain Tour XII: Day 1 (Railway Touring Company)

  • tba London Paddington (pu) - Reading - Swindon - Bristol Temple Meads - taunton - Exeter St. Davids - Newton Abbot - Paignton - Kingswear
  • tba Kingswear (pu) - Newton Abbot - Exeter St. Davids

Sunday 28th April 2019

The Great Britain Tour XII: Day 2 (Railway Touring Company)

  • tba Exeter St. Davids (pu) - Taunton
  • tba Taunton - Bishops Lydeard - Minehead
  • tba Minehead (pu) - Bishops Lydeard - Taunton

Monday 29th April 2019

The Great Britain Tour XII: Day 3 (Railway Touring Company)

  • tba Taunton (pu) - Bristol Temple Meads - Severn Tunnel - Abergavenny - Hereford (break) - Shrewsbury - Gobowen - Wrexham General - Chester

Tuesday 30th April 2019

The Great Britain Tour XII: Day 4 (Railway Touring Company)

  • tba Chester (pu) - Frodsham - Warrington Bank Quay - Preston - Carnforth - Shap - Carlisle - Beattock - Carstairs - Edinburgh Waverley

Wednesday 1st May 2019

The Great Britain Tour XII: Day 5 (Railway Touring Company)

  • tba Edinburgh Waverley (pu) - Forth Bridge - Kirkcaldy - Tay Bridge - dundee - Montrose - Aberdeen (break/rev) & return

Thursday 2nd May 2019

The Great Britain Tour XII: Day 6 (Railway Touring Company)

  • tba Edinburgh Waverley (pu) - Ayr - Stranraer
  • tba Stranraer - Ayr

Friday 3rd May 2019

The Great Britain Tour XII: Day 7 (Railway Touring Company)

  • tba Ayr (pu) - G&SW - Dumfries - Carlisle - S&C - Hellifield - Leeds - York - Scarborough

Sunday 5th May 2019

The Great Britain Tour XII: Day 9 (day 8 Free Day) (Railway Touring Company)

  • tba Scarborough (pu) - York - Doncaster - Sheffield - Chesterfield - Belper - Derby - Tamworth High Level - Tyseley - Leamington Spa - Banbury - Oxford - Reading - London Paddington

Saturday 15th June 2019

The Yorkshire Pullman (Belmond British Pullman) (A1 Steam Locomotive Trust)

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

Saturday 29th June 2019

The Cathedrals Express - The Angel Of The North: Day 1 (Steam Dreams)

  • Steam tba London Victoria (pu) - Shenfield (pu) - Colchester (pu) - Ipswich (pu) - Bury St. Edmunds (pu) - Ely (pu) - Peterborough (pu) - Newcastle upon Tyne

Tuesday 2nd July 2019

The Cathedrals Express - The Angel Of The North: Day 3 (Steam Dreams)

  • Steam tba Newcastle upon Tyne (pu) - Peterborough (sd) - Ely (sd) - Bury St. Edmunds (sd) - Ipswich (sd) - Colchester (sd) - Shenfield (sd) - London Victoria

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