Tag: Dorset

1950s DMU to haul Winter Explorer on Isle of Purbeck trips

A restored 1950s heritage diesel train is to operate a two-day Winter…

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‘Millbrook Meander’ to run from Eastleigh to Weymouth this May

The Branch Line Society has released details of its 'Millbrook Meander' on…

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South Western Railway opens applications for community funding

Applications are now open to apply for the next round of South…

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Great Dorset Steam Fair will not take place next year

The Great Dorset Steam Fair Directors have announced that the event will…

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West Somerset Railway reaches provisional agreement over Washford site

The Somerset and Dorset Railway Trust has provisionally agreed to sell West…

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Swanage Railway volunteers launch £450,000 survival appeal

The Swanage Railway Trust has launched an appeal to raise £450,000 to…

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Track upgraded between Yeovil and Weymouth

Network Rail has completed upgrade work on the line between Yeovil Pen…

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Hard hitting video released by Network Rail ahead of Half Term holiday

In a new safety campaign, Network Rail is reiterating the dangers surrounding…

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Successful installation of defibrillators completed across South Western Railways staffed stations

The lifesaving devices have been installed across more than 150 of the…

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More disruption this month on the Heart of Wessex railway line

Next week, services on the line between Yeovil Pen Mill and Weymouth…

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