But that is not the page for booking tickets. Some people may trawl a site prior to making a booking but I just went straight to the booking page....
Met up with some friends today for a trip along the line. Lovely weather for it. A tad confused though. Me and my dog were welcomed aboard by...
Four of us have booked tickets tomorrow so that’s a few quid in the railway’s coffers.
AFAIK Charities are not exempt from VAT but if registered, would be able to reclaim any VAT on purchases and charges.
The low usage was caused at least in part by TfL’s poor publicity of the heritage route.
That’s a shame. Always enjoyed a trundle on a Routemaster. Will have to look to private owners in the heritage sector now.
I agree. If a host railway folds, there's nowhere for the resident groups to operate thier stuff.
Very good news indeed. Just a pity that AFAIK individual owning groups weren't within the remit of the recovery fund. There's an awful lot out...
Speaking as both a loco owner and an erstwhile charter organiser, I can say that over the years photo charters have made a positive contribution...
Indeed. Anybody misbehaving on one of my charters got no more invites. Fortunately I only had one that I had to throw off.
Fingers crossed the plan goes ahead. Mk.IV seating is superior to Azuma seating IMO.
LNER had intended to overhaul a number of 91s for the Leeds service but Covid seems to have put the mockers on that.
Same set up on my visit. Surprised to see the loco in the middle of the train.
edit : First was KWVR on an M&GN rail tour c. Easter 1969. The Black 5 derailed so we ended up getting D0226 for haulage.
Dart Valley as it was called then back in July 1969.
Nene Valley just before the December lock down.
When we were restoring 34081, we were told that the original spec chain was no longer available so we had new gear wheels manufactured to enable...
A bar wagon! Even more reason to visit once it’s reopened. :)
This would look good on my mantlepiece....
Tempting. The festivals are always worth a visit.
Not my video but I had the pleasure of attending this excellent event. I even star briefly in a couple of sequences. :)
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