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61306 "Mayflower" // Credit Alan Wilson

Sunset steam train running to Guildford this Tuesday

61306 will be hauling the Sunset Steam Express this Tuesday, one of the new range of tours from Steam Dreams. 61306 will head from London Waterloo to Chertsey and return in the evening, after hauling...
61306 Mayflower

Royal steam locomotive train heading for Windsor this Tuesday

61306 Mayflower will be on the mainline again this Tuesday, as it hauls the first of a brand new range of Steam Dreams tours. These new one way tours will depart London Waterloo, bound for...
45690 "Leander" // Credit Patrick Cheshire

Tuesday treat of steam locomotive in Carlisle

A steam locomotive is heading for Carlisle as it heads a section of The Dalesman from York. The locomotive will be heading from Hellifield to Carlisle and return. The tour for this section of the tour...
44871 at Doncaster

Steam locomotive heads for Tweedbank this Sunday

Ian Riley's Ex LMS Black Five 44871 will be in action this Sunday hauling the Fife Borders railtour from Linlithgow to Tweedbank via Edinburgh Waverley. The ECS move leaves Bo'ness at 08:22, arriving into Linlithgow...
Swanage Railway welcomes Flying Scotsman

Steam locomotive 60103 Flying Scotsman heads through Oxford this Sunday

60103 Flying Scotsman will be on the mainline this Sunday as it heads to tours, both heading through Oxford. The first tour will depart London Paddington at 09:18, it will then call through West Ealing...
No. 48151 on the Settle and Carlisle

Steam locomotive heads for Birmingham this Sunday

A new range of steam tour will be running this Sunday, running between Burton-on-Trent and Stratford-upon-Avon. The locomotive is expected to be LMS 8F No.48151. Departing Burton-on-Trent at 09:33, the train will pass through Tamworth (09:51),...
6233 Duchess of Sutherland at Doncaster

Steam locomotive heading for Worcester Shrub Hill this Saturday

Steam locomotive 6233 Duchess of Sutherland will be back in steam on the mainline and will be in Worcester on Saturday 24th August 2019. The Duchess locomotive is on a special railtour tomorrow. 6233 is...
70000 Britannia at Stafford

Steam locomotive heads for Todmorden this Saturday

70000 Britannia will be on the mainline once again as it hauls a railtour from Crewe to Todmorden. The locomotive is hauling 'The Palatine' via Blackburn and Burnley Manchester Road. Departing London Euston at 07:20 behind...
7029 Clun Castle vintage trains

Steam locomotive 7029 Clun Castle heads for Gloucester this Saturday

Steam locomotive 7029 Clun Castle will be back in steam on the mainline on Saturday 24th August 2019. The GWR Castle locomotive is hauling an excursion from Dorridge to Gloucester. The railtour departs Dorridge at 08:30...
34046 Braunton

Special steam locomotive coming to Bury this Thursday

Steam locomotive No.34046 Braunton will be back in steam on the mainline and will be passing through Manchester on Thursday 22nd August 2019. The West Country Class locomotive is on a light engine movement this...