Either 70000 Britannia or 34046 Braunton is set to haul part of The English Riviera Express this Saturday, 6th August 2022.
The tour starts from Wolverhampton at 06:40 with a diesel locomotive and will pass through Tame Bridge Parkway (06:53), Stourbridge Junction (07:33), Kidderminster (07:46), Droitwich Spa (08:01), Worcester Shrub Hill (08:13), Cheltenham Spa (08:39), Bristol Parkway (09:32), Bristol Temple Meads (09:47), Taunton (10:28), and Norton Fitzwarren at 10:34.
Here, the steam locomotive takes over the train. Departing Norton Fitzwarren at 10:59, the train will continue via Tiverton Parkway (11:15), Exeter St Davids (11:35), Dawlish Warren (11:52), Paignton (12:32) and Kingswear at 13:15.
After time in Kingswear, the train will depart at 16:35 and will pass through Paignton (17:21), Newton Abbot (17:41), Dawlish (17:51), Exeter St Davids (18:17), Taunton (19:21 – Diesel Hauled From Here), Bristol Temple Meads (20:12), Bristol Parkway (20:26), Cheltenham Spa (2:24), Worcester Shrub Hill (21:49), Droitwich Spa (22:09), Kidderminster (22:31), Stourbridge Junction (22:45), Tame Bridge Parkway (23:19) and Wolverhampton at 23:34..
For up to date timings, please find the tracking links by clicking here.
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As always, please respect the dangers of the railway. Please do not trespass on the railway to see this iconic locomotive – stay to public access spots.