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April
Name
From
To
Loco
Timings
TOC
Tour Promoter
Sunday 13th 25th Anniversary Special Blackpool North Carlisle
DMU
NR
Friends of the S&C Line/Northern Rail
Carlisle Blackpool North
Thursday 17th Lancashire Hills and Coast London Euston Crewe
92 (DBS)
DBS
UK Railtours
Crewe Blackpool North
60
Blackpool North Crewe (via Copypit)
Crewe London Euston
92 (DBS)
Saturday 19th Settle & Carlisle Statesman Cambridge Carlisle
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
Statesman Rail
Carlisle Cambridge
Saturday 19th The North Eastern Leicester Derby
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
PMR Tours
Derby Newcastle
Steam 46233
Newcastle Derby
Derby Leicester
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
Saturday 19th The Dartmouth Express Guildford Westbury
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
The Railway Touring Company
Westbury Kingswear
Steam 70000
Kingswear Westbury
Westbury Guildford
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
Saturday 19th The North Wales Coast Express Bridlington Holyhead
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
West Coast Railways
Holyhead Bridlington
Monday 21st The Heart of Wales Meanderer Eastleigh Llandrindod Wells
2 x 37 (DRS) (T&T)
DRS
Pathfinder Tours
Llandrindod Wells Eastleigh
Wednesday 23rd The Devonian Southport Paignton
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
Compass Tours
Paignton Southport
Friday 25th The Lochalsh Highlander Crewe Kyle of Lochalsh
2 x 37 (DRS) (T&T)
DRS
Compass Tours
Kyle of Lochalsh Crewe
Saturday 26th The Mid-Wales Rambler Norwich Chester
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
NENTA Train Tours
Chester Norwich
Saturday 26th The Devonian Tyseley Warwick Road Paignton
D1015
WCRC
Vintage Trains
Paignton Kingswear
PDSR Steam
Kingswear Paignton
Paignton Tyseley Warwick Road
D1015
Saturday 26th A Ticket to Ryde London Waterloo Portsmouth Harbour
159 (SWT)
SWT
UK Railtours
Portsmouth Harbour London Waterloo
Saturday 26th Golden Arrow Statesman Derby Wiilesden Junc.
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
Statesman Rail
Wiilesden Junc. Canterbury West
Steam 34067
Canterbury West Wiilesden Junc.
Wiilesden Junc. Derby
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
Saturday 26th BLS Clyde Race Tracker Manchester Oxford Road Glasgow Central
350/4 (FTPE)
FTPE
Branch Line Society/First TransPennine Express
Glasgow Central Glasgow Central
Glasgow Central Manchester Piccadilly
May
Name
From
To
Loco
Timings
TOC
Tour Promoter
Saturday 3rd The Corfe Mixture London Waterloo Swanage
159 (SWT)
SWT
UK Railtours
Swanage London Waterloo
Saturday 3rd Settle & Carlisle Statesman Leicester Carlisle
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
Statesman Rail
Carlisle Leicester
Monday 5th Oban Newcastle Oban
2 x 37 (WCRC)
WCRC
North East Railtours
Oban Newcastle
Monday 5th The Forth Scot Crewe York
67 (DBS)
DBS
Pathfinder Tours
York Edinburgh
D9009
Edinburgh York
York Crewe
67 (DBS)
Wednesday 7th The Heart of Wales Scenic Rambler Darlington Cardiff Central
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
Compass Tours
Cardiff Central Darlington
Friday 9th The Anniversary Limited Stafford Westbury
66/67 (DBS)
DBS
Pathfinder Tours
Westbury Plymouth
Steam 5029
Plymouth Bristol Temple Meads
Bristol Temple Meads Stafford
66/67 (DBS)
Friday 9th The Cock of the North (Day 1) London King's Cross Appleby
67 (DBS)
DBS
UK Railtours
Appleby Dumbarton Central
Saturday 10th The Cock of the North (Day 2 - Train 1) Dumbarton Central Fort William
67 (DBS)
DBS
UK Railtours
Fort William Dumbarton Central
Saturday 10th The Cock of the North (Day 2 - Train 2) Dumbarton Central Inverness
67 (DBS)
DBS
UK Railtours
Inverness Dumbarton Central
Saturday 10th The York, Moors & Scarborough Explorer Hereford Scarborough
2 x 47 (DRS)
DBS
Pathfinder Tours
Scarborough Hereford
Saturday 10th The Sussex Belle Express Carnforth Brighton
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
Compass Tours
Brighton Carnforth
Saturday 10th Golden Arrow Statesman Ely Wiilesden Junc.
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
Statesman Rail
Wiilesden Junc. Canterbury West
Steam 34067
Canterbury West Wiilesden Junc.
Wiilesden Junc. Ely
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
Saturday 10th The Southern Irishman Birmingham International Newport
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
The Railway Touring Company
Newport Carmarthen
Steam 5029
Carmarthen Fishguard Harbour
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
Fishguard Harbour Newport
Steam 5029
Newport Birmingham International
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
Saturday 10th Plockton & Kyle of Lochalsh North Berwick Kyle of Lochalsh
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
SRPS Railtours
Kyle of Lochalsh North Berwick
Saturday 10th Western Lickeys the Banks Solihull Plymouth
D1015
WCRC
Vintage Trains
Plymouth Tyseley Warwick Road
Saturday 10th Zulu-48 Plymouth Oxford
Steam 5043
WCRC
Vintage Trains
Oxford Solihull
47773+Steam 5043
Saturday 10th Great Western Tracker 111 Exeter St. David's Penzance
2 x 150/2 (FGW)
FGW
Branch Line Society/Locomotive & Carriage Institution
Penzance Exeter St. David's
Sunday 11th The Cock of the North (Day 3) Dumbarton Central Dundee
67 (DBS)
DBS
UK Railtours
Dundee Dumbarton Central
Sunday 11th The Tin Bath Preston Sheffield
Steam 44871+45407
WCRC
The Railway Touring Company
Sheffield Crewe
Crewe Preston
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
Monday 12th The Cock of the North (Day 4) Dumbarton Central Edinburgh
67 (DBS)
DBS
UK Railtours
Edinburgh London King's Cross
Saturday 17th The Spring Scenic Settler Swindon Carlisle
2 x 47 (DRS)
DRS
Pathfinder Tours
Carlisle Swindon
Saturday 17th The Cumbrian Moorlander Grantham Carlisle
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
Compass Tours
Carlisle Grantham
Saturday 17th The Lorna Doone London Waterloo Minehead
159 (SWT)
SWT
UK Railtours
Minehead London Waterloo
Saturday 17th Golden Arrow Statesman Birmingham International Wiilesden Junc.
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
Statesman Rail
Wiilesden Junc. Canterbury West
Steam 34067
Canterbury West Wiilesden Junc.
Wiilesden Junc. Birmingham International
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
Saturday 24th Settle & Carlisle Statesman Newport Carlisle
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
Statesman Rail
Carlisle Newport
Saturday 24th Fort William & Mallaig Edinburgh Fort William
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
SRPS Railtours
Fort William Mallaig
Steam TBA
Mallaig Fort William
Fort William Edinburgh
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
Saturday 24th The Topper Chopper Crewe Blackburn
2 x 20 (DRS)
+ 37 (T&T)
DRS
Pathfinder Tours
Blackburn Horrocksford Exchange Sidings
Horrocksford Exchange Sidings Bolton
Bolton Kirkby
Kirkby Crewe
Monday 26th The Southern Mule Crewe Bescot UDGL
67 (DBS)
DBS
Pathfinder Tours
Bescot UDGL Salisbury
D1015
Salisbury Bescot UDGL (via Exeter)
Bescot UDGL Crewe
67 (DBS)
Wednesday 28th The Canterbury Tales Explorer Crewe Canterbury West
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
Compass Tours
Canterbury West Crewe
Friday 30th Overnight Highlander Crewe Inverness
2 x 37 (WCRC) (T&T)
DRS
Compass Tours
Inverness Crewe
Saturday 31st Settle & Wensleydale Circular Norwich Carlisle
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
NENTA Train Tours
Carlisle Norwich
Saturday 31st The Somerset & Dorset London Waterloo Yeovil Junction
159 (SWT)
SWT
UK Railtours
Yeovil Junction London Waterloo
Saturday 31st Settle & Carlisle Statesman Hereford Carlisle
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
Statesman Rail
Carlisle Hereford
Saturday 31st The Northumbrian Explorer Shrewsbury Alnmouth
2 x 47 (DRS)
DRS
Pathfinder Tours
Alnmouth Shrewsbury
June
Name
From
To
Loco
Timings
TOC
Tour Promoter
Friday 6th Highland Clansman Darlington Aviemore
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
Compass Tours
Aviemore Darlington
Saturday 7th Highland Clansman Saltburn Aviemore
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
Compass Tours
Aviemore Saltburn
Saturday 7th Beamish & Durham Statesman Swindon Newcastle
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
Statesman Rail
Newcastle Swindon
Saturday 7th Fort William & Mallaig North Berwick Fort William
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
SRPS Railtours
Fort William Mallaig
Steam TBA
Mallaig Fort William
Fort William North Berwick
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
Saturday 14th The Axe and Otter London Waterloo Axminster
159 (SWT)
SWT
UK Railtours
Axminster London Waterloo
Saturday 14th Snowdonia Statesman Cambridge Blaenau Ffestiniog
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
Statesman Rail
Blaenau Ffestiniog Cambridge
Saturday 14th The Yorkshire Coronation Lincoln Derby
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
PMR Tours
Derby Scarborough
Steam 46233
Scarborough Derby
Derby Lincoln
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
Saturday 14th The Cambrian Coast Explorer Peterborough Shrewsbury
66/67 (DBS)
DBS
Great Railway Journeys of Britain
Shrewsbury Aberystwyth

2 x 97/3 (NR)

Aberystwyth Shrewsbury
Shrewsbury Peterborough
66/67 (DBS)
Sunday 15th The Cumbrian Moorlander Holyhead Carlisle
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
Compass Tours
Carlisle Holyhead
Saturday 21st The Dorset Coast Express Hereford Weymouth
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
Compass Tours
Weymouth Hereford
Saturday 21st York, NYMR & Scarborough Dereham Norwich
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
NENTA Train Tours
Norwich Scarborough
Scarborough Norwich
Norwich Dereham
Saturday 21st Snowdonia Statesman Bristol Temple Meads Blaenau Ffestiniog
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
Statesman Rail
Blaenau Ffestiniog Bristol Temple Meads
Saturday 21st Chester, Llandudno Junction, Bangor and Holyhead Glenrothes with Thornton Holyhead
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
SRPS Railtours
Holyhead Glenrothes with Thornton
Saturday 28th Chester and North Wales Explorer Ayr Holyhead
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
Compass Tours
Holyhead Ayr
Saturday 28th The Torbay and Dart London Waterloo Kingswear
159 (SWT)
SWT
UK Railtours
Kingswear London Waterloo
Saturday 28th Beamish & Durham Statesman Bangor Newcastle
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
Statesman Rail
Newcastle Bangor
Saturday 28th Chester & Shrewsbury Alnmouth Chester
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
North East Railtours
Chester Alnmouth
Saturday 28th The Midlander Tyseley Warwick Road Birmingham New Street
47773
WCRC
Vintage Trains
Birmingham New Street London Euston
Steam 46233
London Euston Tyseley Warwick Road
July
Name
From
To
Loco
Timings
TOC
Tour Promoter
Thursday 3rd The Welsh Marches Explorer Brighton Shrewsbury
66/67 (DBS)
DBS
Great Railway Journeys of Britain
Shrewsbury Brighton
Saturday 5th Chester and North Wales Explorer Bishop Auckland Holyhead
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
Compass Tours
Holyhead Bishop Auckland
Saturday 5th Dorset Coast Statesman Hooton Weymouth
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
Statesman Rail
Weymouth Hooton
Friday 11th The White Rose Moorlander Morpeth York
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
Compass Tours
York Morpeth
Saturday 12th The Long Wey Round London Waterloo Weymouth
159 (SWT)
SWT
UK Railtours
Weymouth London Waterloo
Saturday 12th The Heart of Wales Rambler Banbury Llandrindod Wells
2 x 47 (DRS)
DRS
Pathfinder Tours
Llandrindod Wells Banbury
Saturday 19th Exmoor Coast Statesman Sheffield Minehead
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
Statesman Rail
Minehead Sheffield
Wednesday 23rd The Forth & Tay Bridges Express Hereford Dundee
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
Compass Tours
Dundee Hereford
Saturday 26th The White Rose Moorlander Perth York
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
Compass Tours
York Perth
Saturday 26th The Anglo Scotsman Norwich Edinburgh
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
NENTA Train Tours
Edinburgh Norwich
Saturday 26th The Cumbrian Coast Explorer Nottingham Carlisle
66/67 (DBS)
DBS
Great Railway Journeys of Britain
Carlisle Nottingham
August
Name
From
To
Loco
Timings
TOC
Tour Promoter
Friday 1st London: The Mercure Bloomsbury (Day 1) Hull London King's Cross
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
West Coast Railways
Saturday 2nd The Forth & Tay Bridge Explorer Scarborough Dundee
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
Compass Tours
Dundee Scarborough
Saturday 2nd Dorset Coast Statesman Wolverhampton Weymouth
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
Statesman Rail
Weymouth Wolverhampton
Monday 4th London: The Mercure Bloomsbury (Day 4) London King's Cross Hull
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
West Coast Railways
Saturday 9th The Forth & Tay Bridge Explorer Spondon Dundee
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
Compass Tours
Dundee Spondon
Saturday 16th The Hear of Wales Scenic Rambler Grantham Cardiff Central
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
Compass Tours
Cardiff Central Grantham
Saturday 16th Suusex Coast Statesman Doncaster Eastbourne
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
Statesman Rail
Eastbourne Doncaster
Saturday 16th Plockton & Kyle of Lochalsh Aberdeen Kyle of Lochalsh
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
SRPS Railtours
Kyle of Lochalsh Aberdeen
Friday 22nd The Forth & Tay Bridge Explorer Nuneaton Dundee
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
Compass Tours
Dundee Nuneaton
Saturday 23rd South Western Adventurer Norwich Plymouth
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
NENTA Train Tours
Plymouth Norwich
Friday 29th The Edinburgh Festival Explorer Darlington Edinburgh
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
Compass Tours
Edinburgh Darlington
Friday 29th The Dartmouth Flyer Crewe Kingswear
2 x 37 (DRS)
DRS
Pathfinder Tours
Kingswear Crewe
Saturday 30th English Riviera Statesman Sheffield Kingswear
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
Statesman Rail
Kingswear Sheffield
September
Name
From
To
Loco
Timings
TOC
Tour Promoter
Saturday 6th The Heart of Wales Scenic Rambler Barrow-in-Furness Cardiff Central
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
Compass Tours
Cardiff Central Barrow-in-Furness
Saturday 6th Yorkshire Coast Statesman Gloucester Scarborough
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
Statesman Rail
Scarborough Gloucester
Saturday 13th The Cumbrian Coast Express Saltburn Carlisle
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
Compass Tours
Carlisle Saltburn
Saturday 13th Snowdonia Statesman Hull Blaenau Ffestiniog
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
Statesman Rail
Blaenau Ffestiniog Hull
Saturday 13th Ludlow - for the Food Festival St. Neots Ludlow
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
West Coast Railways
Ludlow St. Neots
Saturday 20th Settle, Carlisle & Cumbrian Coast Circular Norwich Carlisle (via S&C)
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
NENTA Train Tours
Carlisle Norwich (via Workington)
Saturday 20th Yorkshire Coast Statesman Hereford Scarborough
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
Statesman Rail
Scarborough Hereford
Saturday 27th Ayr & Stranraer Newcastle Stranraer
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
SRPS Railtours/North East Railtours
Stranraer Newcastle
Saturday 27th Lord of the Isles (Day 1) Cambridge Inverness
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
Statesman Rail
Sunday 28th Lord of the Isles (Day 2) Inverness Kyle of Lochalsh
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
Statesman Rail
Kyle of Lochalsh Inverness
Monday 29th Lord of the Isles (Day 3) Inverness Cambridge
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
Statesman Rail
October
Name
From
To
Loco
Timings
TOC
Tour Promoter
Friday 3rd West Highland & Jacobite Statesman (Day 1) Leicester Fort William
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
Statesman Rail
Saturday 4th West Highland & Jacobite Statesman (Day 2) Fort William Mallaig
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
Statesman Rail
Mallaig Fort William
Saturday 4th The Appleby Explorer Derby Crewe
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
PMR Tours
Crewe Appleby (via Shap)
Steam 46233
Appleby Crewe (via S&C)
Crewe Derby
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
Saturday 4th The Heart of Wales Explorer Derby Llandrindod Wells
2 x 20 (DRS) (T&T)
DRS
Pathfinder Tours
Llandrindod Wells Derby
Sunday 5th West Highland & Jacobite Statesman (Day 3) Fort William Leicester
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
Statesman Rail
Saturday 11th Lord of the Isles (Day 1) Newport Inverness
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
Statesman Rail
Saturday 11th Chichester and Arundel Cleethorpes Chichester
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
West Coast Railways
Chichester Cleethorpes
Sunday 12th Lord of the Isles (Day 2) Inverness Kyle of Lochalsh
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
Statesman Rail
Kyle of Lochalsh Inverness
Monday 13th Lord of the Isles (Day 3) Inverness Newport
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
Statesman Rail
Friday 17th West Highland & Jacobite Statesman (Day 1) High Wycombe Fort William
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
Statesman Rail
Saturday 18th West Highland & Jacobite Statesman (Day 2) Fort William Mallaig
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
Statesman Rail
Mallaig Fort William
Saturday 18th The Thames Clyde Express Nottingham Hellifield
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
PMR Tours
Hellifield Carlisle
Steam 46233
Carlisle Hellifield
Hellifield Nottingham
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
Sunday 19th West Highland & Jacobite Statesman (Day 3) Fort William High Wycombe
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
Statesman Rail
Saturday 25th Brief Encounter Special Carnforth Edinburgh
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
Carnforth Station Heritage Centre
Edinburgh Carnforth
November
Name
From
To
Loco
Timings
TOC
Tour Promoter
Saturday 29th Edinburgh Christmas Statesman Cambridge Edinburgh
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
Statesman Rail
Edinburgh Cambridge
December
Name
From
To
Loco
Timings
TOC
Tour Promoter
Friday 5th Lincoln Linlithgow Lincoln
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
SRPS Railtours/North East Railtours
Lincoln Linlithgow
Saturday 6th Christmas in the North Country Norwich Newcastle
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
NENTA Train Tours
Newcastle Norwich
Saturday 6th Edinburgh Christmas Statesman Wolverhampton Edinburgh
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
Statesman Rail
Edinburgh Wolverhampton
Saturday 6th The Christmas Special - Canterbury Doncaster Canterbury West
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
West Coast Railways
Canterbury West Doncaster
Saturday 13th Edinburgh Christmas Statesman Leicester Edinburgh
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
Statesman Rail
Edinburgh Leicester
Saturday 13th The Christmas Special - The City of Bath Skegness Bath Spa
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
West Coast Railways
Bath Spa Skegness
Saturday 20th Edinburgh Christmas Statesman Hull Edinburgh
2 x 47/57 (WCRC) (T&T)
WCRC
Statesman Rail
Edinburgh Hull