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 […]

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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 […]

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55 022 NEWS & UPCOMING EVENTS

19 Apr , 2017  

The 3 days of Footplate Experience Days at the Nene Valley featuring driving 55 022 in it’s current guise of 55 018 ‘Ballymoss’ taking place on Thursday 25th May, Monday 12th and Tuesday 13th June are filling up rapidly with only a few spaces now available. If you would like the chance to drive our […]

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DELTIC 100 ‘BEST OF BRITISH’ – NENE VALLEY RAILWAY SATURDAY 22ND AND SUNDAY 23RD APRIL

12 Apr , 2017  

In Celebration of the historic running of steam locomotive 60163 ‘Tornado’ running at 100 mph on 12th April, we are pleased to announce a special ‘Deltic 100’ event at the Nene Valley Railway’s ‘Best of British’ weekend. Travel behind two 100 mph East Coast Giants on the same day with the same inclusive ticket. Take […]

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FANTASTIC 3 DAYS AT THE NENE VALLEY DIESEL GALA

10 Apr , 2017  

The Nene Valley Railway was another great event, helped immensely by nice weather on the Saturday and Sunday. It was good to see many Deltic fans in attendance and 55 022 being one of the star attractions, in its current disguise as 55 018 ‘Ballymoss’. Our sales stand did very well and as always it […]

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‘RSG’ AT WANSFORD READY FOR THE WEEKEND

5 Apr , 2017  

55 022 departed from the North Yorkshire Moors Railway as planned yesterday and travelled to the Nene Valley Railway at Wansford, together with steam loco 46100 ‘Royal Scot’ as far as Newark. The loco was finally parked up at Wansford around 9 o’clock last night and is now ready for the diesel gala taking place between […]

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PLANS FOR NENE VALLEY RAILWAY DIESEL GALA 7TH TO 9TH APRIL

1 Apr , 2017  

We have now been advised of the planned loco roster for the Nene Valley Railway’s spring diesel gala taking place between Friday 7th and Sunday 9th April. In addition to 55 022 running as 55 018 ‘Ballymoss’, other locos in service should be D9520, D9529, 31 271, 45 041, 47 815, 50 008, a DB […]

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55 022 NEWS

29 Mar , 2017  

Following prep work over the last couple of days, 55 022 has all been tested tonight at Grosmont MPD and all found to be in fine order after one or two little issues were soon addressed. The loco is scheduled to depart from Grosmont on Tuesday 4th April together with 46100 ‘Royal Scot’ at 07.50. […]