preserved railways, renovation

55 022 FUEL STRAINER PROBLEMS & MAIN GENERATOR BRUSHES

6 Jun , 2017  

Following investigation in to recent issues with 55 022’s fuel strainers becoming contaminated far quicker than is considered normal, we have come to the conclusion that the fuel has the dreaded diesel bug algae. This is far more evident when examining the innermost filter media and a black gel type solution is found rather than […]

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DETAILS REGARDING NENE VALLEY ROYAL MAIL TRAINS 24th & 25th JUNE.

28 May , 2017  

Further information regarding the Nene Valley Railway’s Royal Mail – Travelling Post Office experience weekend taking place on Saturday 24th and 25th June, with 55 022 working the special mail trains can now be found at http://www.nvr.org.uk/events/mail-rail-weekend

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ADDITIONAL WORK AT THE NENE VALLEY RAILWAY

27 May , 2017  

The Nene Valley Railway enquired if 55 022 could remain a little longer than originally planned and play a big part in their ‘TPO – Travelling Post Office weekend taking place on the 24th and 25th June. The loco was due to return to the North Yorkshire Moors Railway prior to that weekend, but have […]

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NENE VALLEY RAILWAY – 55 022 SCHEDULE

24 May , 2017  

Tomorrow is the first day of ‘Footplate Driver Days’ at the Nene Valley Railway, there are 2 further days planned to take place on Monday 12th and Tuesday 13th June, a few places remain available on these dates, to book please call 01780-784444. Further details can be found at http://www.nvr.org.uk/events/deltic-no-55-018-ballymoss-driving-courses we hope very much that […]

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Relive RSG at the Severn Valley Railway

23 May , 2017  

Looking for a Deltic fix before the Nene Valley 40th Anniversary Gala? Why not re-live 55022’s time at the Severn Valley Railway at this page where you’ll find a collection of videos and some photographs. Thanks to Jonathan Wilcox and Mark Atkinson.

preserved railways, thanks, timings

MONDAY 22ND MAY RSG KIDDERMINSTER TO WANSFORD ETC.

21 May , 2017  

Firstly, sincere thanks to all at the Severn Valley Railway for allowing us to play a part in their Spring Diesel Festival, which was possibly the most popular diesel gala of all time!! You made myself and our team feel welcome and it was a great pleasure to work with you all. Also special thanks […]

preserved railways, sales

SEVERN VALLEY SALES STAND – NEW ITEMS

16 May , 2017  

There are quite a few new items available at our sales stand at the Severn Valley Diesel Festival, which will be located inside the entrance to Kidderminster Station. These are new design 55 022 ‘Royal Scots Grey’ and EE – English Electric Baseball Caps as well as a new Navy Blue Coloured British Rail arrow […]

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SEVERN VALLEY RAILWAY DIESEL FESTIVAL ETC.

14 May , 2017  

After a great 4 days this week with Footplate Experiences and a day on service trains between Kidderminster and Bridgnorth, we hope that many Deltic fans will be attending the Severn Valley Railway’s Spring Diesel Festival between the 18th and 20th May. Once again the Severn Valley have amassed a huge variety of locos, which […]

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SEVERN VALLEY RAILWAY SCHEDULE FOR 55 022

29 Apr , 2017  

55 022 is due to arrive at the Severn Valley Railway on Monday, below is the schedule for the locomotive during her three week holiday. We hope to see many Class 55 fans visiting the Railway during this time and show their support for the loco and the Railway. The loco will remain in late […]

preserved railways, timings

55 022 TIMINGS FOR MONDAY 1ST MAY

28 Apr , 2017  

55 022, as 55 018 ‘Ballymoss’ is scheduled to haul 31 271 and 45 041 ‘Royal Tank Regiment’ from Wansford on the Nene Valley Railway to the Severn Valley Railway at Kidderminster on Monday 1st May. The train has the regular 0Z55 headcode and timings that we have are as follows:- See 0Z55 on RealTimeTrains […]