MainLine Steam Tours 2003
updated 30-Dec-03

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MAINLINE STEAM TOUR PROGRAMME 2003


Welcome to the UK Steam Railtour pages. This is an unofficial list of scheduled steam-hauled excursions over Network Rail lines during 2003. The information is updated regularly, and is provided in good faith, but is not guaranteed accurate! No responsibility is accepted for any errors or omissions. Always check with the rail tour operator for current information, as tours are often cancelled or amended at short notice.

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Note Scheduled Times are only available where the link [Times], [o-Times] or [p-Times] appears alongside the train name. Any other link eg "-" will always lead to a "no page" error.


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Date Route Bookings
Week 01
Tue 31-Dec VSOE NEW YEARS EVE SPECIAL [p-Times]
Victoria-TBA (VSOE) [ews]
4472: Victoria-TBA-Victoria
VSOE
Fri 03-Jan VSOE SURREY HILLS LUNCHEON SPECIAL [Times]
London Victoria-Guildford Salisbury (VSOE) [ews]
4472: Victoria-Salisbury
[Diverted to Salisbury due to landslip at Redhill]
VSOE
Sat 04-Jan    
Week 02
Sat 11-Jan VSOE SPECIAL [p-Times]
London Victoria-Southampton E Docks (VSOE) [ews]
4472: Victoria-Southampton ED and return
VSOE
Sat 11-Jan THE SWANSEA BAY EXPRESS - [CANCELLED]
Paddington-Swansea(BN91) [ews]
60009: Bristol Parkway-Swansea and return
[Revised date]
PSTR
Week 03
Sat 18-Jan [No steam this week]  
Week 04
Sat 25-Jan Charter (Provisional) [CANCELLED]
Euston-Holyhead (WSXT)
34067: Crewe-Holyhead-Crewe
WSXT
Sat 25-Jan THE YNYS MON EXPRESS - [CANCELLED]
Milton Keynes-Holyhead(BN91) [ews]
6201 TBA: Crewe-Holyhead-Crewe
[6201 unavailable]
PSTR
Week 05
Sat 01-Feb THE ROYAL DUCHY [Times]
Slough-Penzance (CP01)
6024 5029: Bristol-Penzance
[Cl 52 D1015 Slough-Bristol, Bristol-Exeter (with 5029), and Plymouth-Slough]
[5029 replaces 6024]
PATH
Sat 01-Feb THE DICK TURPIN [Times]
Kings Cross-York (BN91)
60800: York-Kings Cross
PSTR
Week 06
Sat 08-Feb   [No steam this week]  
Week 07
Sat 15-Feb VSOE SPECIAL [Times]
London Victoria-Southampton E Docks (VSOE) [ews]
4472 60009: Victoria-Southampton ED and return
[60009 replaces 4472]
VSOE
Sat 15-Feb THE EXE-TAWE EXPRESS [Times]
Crewe-Swansea Bridgend (CP01)
6024 5029: Newton Abbot- Swansea Bridgend
[Cl46 diesel 46035 Crewe-Newton Abbot and Bridgend-Crewe]
[5029 replaces 6024, Revised itinerary due to engineering works]
PATH
Sat 15-Feb Charter (Provisional) [CANCELLED]
London Kings Cross-Manchester Victoria (BN91) [ews]
60800: Doncaster-Manchester-York
PSTR
Sat 15-Feb THE EXCALIBUR EXPRESS (Provisional) [CANCELLED]
London Euston-Carlisle (WSXT)
34067: Carlisle-Settle-Healey Mills
[34067 maiden run]
WSXT
Sun 16-Feb THE MUSTARD SEED - [CANCELLED]
Kings Cross-Norwich (BN91) [ews]
60800: Kings Cross-Cambridge-Norwich and return
PSTR
Week 08
Sat 22-Feb Charter (Provisional) [CANCELLED]
Ipswich-Bristol (BN91) [ews]
5029: Willesden-Bristol-Willesden
PSTR
Sun 23-Feb THE SARUM EXPRESS [CANCELLED]
London Victoria-Salisbury (BN91) [ews]
60800: Victoria-Newbury-Salisbury-Southampton and return
PSTR
Week 09
Sat 01-Mar THE ROYAL St DAVIDS [CANCELLED]
Banbury-Swansea (CP01)
6024: Swansea-Barry-Chepstow -Worcester-Birmingham SH
[6024 unavailable]
PATH
Sat 01-Mar THE EXE-PARRETT [CANCELLED]
Wolverhampton-Exeter (CP01)
5029: Westbury-Yeovil Junc-Exeter-Taunton-Westbury
[Cancelled due to Network Rail planning issues]
PATH
Sat 01-Mar VSOE SPECIAL [CANCELLED]
London Victoria-Southampton E Docks (VSOE) [ews]
4472: Victoria-Southampton ED and return
VSOE
Sat 01-Mar THE EXCALIBUR EXPRESS [Times]
Bristol-Carlisle (WSXT)
34067: Preston-Shap-Carlisle-Shap-Preston
[Revised date, 34067 failed with hot box at Oxenholme]
WSXT
Week 10
Wed 05-Mar VSOE EXCURSION [Times]
London Victoria-Bath (VSOE) [ews]
4472 60009: Victoria-Salisbury, Salisbury-Victoria
[60009 replaces 4472 which is unavailable due to wheel turning, Revised itinerary]
VSOE
Sat 08-Mar THE SCARBOROUGH FLYER [Times]
London Kings Cross-Scarborough (BN91) [ews]
60800: Kings Cross-Scarborough-York
PSTR
Sat 08-Mar THE BRANCH LINER [Times]
Alton-Fawley and Ludgershall (RP01)
73096: Woking-Havant-Southampton-Fawley, Southampton-Romsey-Andover, Ludgershall-Woking
Diesel: Alton-Woking, Fawley-Southampton, Andover-Ludgershall, Woking-Alton
DLRT
Week 11
Wed 12-Mar VSOE EXCURSION
London Victoria-York (VSOE) [ews]
4472 Diesel: TBA
[Train now diesel hauled]
VSOE
Thu 13-Mar THE CHELTENHAM FESTIVAL FLYER
Birmingham-Cheltenham (TY01)
4936 Diesel: Birmingham SH-WorcesterSH
[Train now diesel hauled throughout]
 
Fri 14-Mar VSOE SURREY HILLS LUNCHEON SPECIAL [Times]
London Victoria-Guildford (VSOE) [ews]
4472 60009: Victoria-Guildford-Victoria
[60009 replaces 4472 which is unavailable due to wheel turning]
VSOE
Sat 15-Mar THE CATHEDRALS EXPRESS [Times]
London Waterloo-Exeter (RP01) [merlin]
73096: Waterloo-Exeter-Westbury, Salisbury-Waterloo
[Revised itinerary, 73096 replaces 35005, D9016 Westbury-Salisbury]
STDR
Week 12
Wed 19-Mar VSOE EXCURSION
London Victoria-Stafford (VSOE) [ews]
4472 Diesel: TBA
[Train now diesel hauled]
VSOE
Thu 20-Mar THE SCARBOROUGH FLYER [o-Times]
London Kings Cross-Scarborough (BN91) [ews]
60800 45407: York-Scarborough-York
HERT
Sat 22-Mar Charter (Provisional) [CANCELLED]
Euston-Carlisle (WSXT)
34067: Preston-Settle-Carlisle-Settle-Preston
WSXT
Sat 22-Mar THE EXCALIBUR EXPRESS [Times]
London Paddington-Derby (WSXT)
34067: Derby-Water Orton-Tyseley- Oxford-Paddington
[Revised itinerary via Water Orton not Leicester. Train diverted to run Reading-Paddington direct]
WSXT
Sun 23-Mar THE DAYLIGHT COUNTRYMAN [Times]
Alton-Eastleigh (RP01)
73096: Alton-Havant-Eastleigh-Basingstoke-Reading-Guildford
DLRT
Week 13
Thu 27-Mar THE CHASE CHUFFER [Times]
Guildford-Eastleigh (RP01) [ews]
73096: Guildford-Havant-Eastleigh-Basingstoke -Reading-Guildford
STDR
Sat 29-Mar VSOE NORTHERN BELLE LUNCH EXCURSION [Times]
Birmingham-Gloucester (VSON) [ews]
6233: Derby-Gloucester
VSON
Week 14
Wed 02-Apr VSOE NORTHERN BELLE LUNCH EXCURSION [CANCELLED]
Manchester-TBA (VSON) [ews]
6233: TBA
VSON
Thu 03-Apr VSOE NORTHERN BELLE LUNCH EXCURSION [Times]
Birmingham-York (VSON) [ews]
6233: Derby-York
VSON
Sat 05-Apr THE GOLDEN ARROW [Times]
London Victoria-Canterbury (WSXT)
34067: Victoria-Canterbury-Victoria
[Diesel assisted due to air pump failure]
WSXT
Sat 05-Apr THE NENE VALLEY RAMBLER [Times]
Alton-Orton Mere (RP01)
73096: Alton-Woking-Staines-Hertford North -Peterborough-Orton Mere and return
[Returned diesel assisted due to fire risk]
DLRT
Week 15
Mon 07-Apr VSOE EXCURSION
London Victoria-York (VSOE) [ews]
4472 Diesel: TBA
[Train now diesel hauled]
VSOE
Wed 09-Apr VSOE EXCURSION [Times]
London Victoria-Bath (VSOE) [ews]
4472 60009: Victoria-Salisbury-Westbury, Westbury-Reading-Victoria
[60009 replaces 4472 which is unavailable due to wheel turning]
[Return rerouted via Salisbury, steam ran Victoria-Salisbury-Victoria]
VSOE
Wed 09-Apr THE CATHEDRALS EXPRESS [CANCELLED]
London Waterloo-Yeovil Junc (RP01) [merlin]
35005 (/34016/73096): Waterloo-Yeovil-Waterloo
STDR
Sat 12-Apr THE CATHEDRALS EXPRESS [CANCELLED]
London Victoria-Cranmore (RP01) [merlin]
35005 (/34016/73096): Victoria-Cranmore-Victoria
STDR
Sat 12-Apr VSOE SPECIAL [Times]
London Victoria-Southampton E Docks (VSOE) [ews]
4472: Victoria-Southampton ED and return
VSOE
Sat 12-Apr CUMBRIAN MOUNTAIN EXPRESS [Times]
Bangor-Carlisle (CP01)
6201: Chester-Frodsham-Settle-Carlisle
PATH
Sat 12-Apr Private Charter [Times]
Marylebone-Birmingham Snow Hill
4965: Marylebone-Birmingham
 
Week 16
Sat 19-Apr VSOE EXCURSION [Times]
London Victoria-Salisbury (VSOE) [ews]
4472 60009: Victoria-Salisbury-Victoria
[60009 replaces 4472, steam hauled westbound only]
VSOE
Sat 19-Apr THE CORONATION TOWER [Times]
Chesterfield-Blackpool
6233: Derby-Blackpool-Crewe
PMRT
Sat 19-Apr Private Charter [o-Times]
Wakefield-Scarborough (WCRC) [wcrc]
5972: Wakefield-Scarborough-Wakefield
[May have diesel pilot due to fire risk]
 
Sat 19-Apr Charter (Provisional) [CANCELLED]
Paddington-Penzance (BN91)
TBA+TBA: TBA-Penzance
PSTR
Sat 19-Apr Charter (Provisional) [CANCELLED]
Crewe-Swindon (CP01)
5051: Didcot-Oxford-Worcester-Hereford- Newport-Gloucester-Swindon
 
Sun 20-Apr THE COTTON SPINNER [Times]
Manchester-Oldham (5 trips)[merlin]
45157/76079/class 37: Manchester-Oldham-Manchester (5 times)
RLYS
Week 17
Mon 21-Apr THE COTTON SPINNER [Times]
Manchester-Oldham (5 trips)[merlin]
45157/76079: Manchester-Oldham-Manchester (5 times)
RLYS
Mon 21-Apr THE RED DRAGON [Times]
London Finsbury Park-Carmarthen (BN91) [ews]
60009: Bristol TM-Barry-Felin Fran-Carmarthen -Cockett-Pencoed-Bristol TM
[Return via Felin Fran not Cockett]
[Fully booked]
PSTR
Mon 21-Apr Charter (Provisional) [CANCELLED]
Wolverhampton-Penzance (BN91)
TBA+TBA: Penzance-TBA
PSTR
Tue 22-Apr NYMR 30th ANNIVERSARY SPECIAL
Whitby-Pickering-Whitby [wcrc]
62005: Whitby-Pickering-Whitby
NYMR
Wed 23-Apr VSOE EXCURSION
London Victoria-Stafford (VSOE) [ews]
4472 Diesel: Victoria-Stafford
[Train now diesel hauled]
VSOE
Thu 24-Apr THE SCARBOROUGH FLYER [p-Times]
London Kings Cross-Scarborough (BN91) [ews]
45157 (/60800): York-Scarborough-York
HERT
Fri 25-Apr VSOE NORTHERN BELLE LUNCH EXCURSION [Times]
Manchester-Rugeley (VSON) [ews]
6233: Crewe-Stafford-Walsall-Rugeley-Stafford-Crewe
VSON
Sat 26-Apr VSOE NORTHERN BELLE LUNCH EXCURSION o [CANCELLED]
Birmingham-York (VSON) [ews]
6233: Birmingham-York
VSON
Sat 26-Apr CUMBRIAN MOUNTAIN EXPRESS [Times]
Slough-Carlisle (CP01)
6201: Carlisle-Crewe
PATH
Sat 26-Apr THE EXCALIBUR EXPRESS [CANCELLED]
London Paddington-Bristol (WSXT)
34067: Paddington-Bath-Bristol and return
WSXT
Sat 26-Apr Private Charter (Provisional)
Wakefield-Scarborough (WCRC) [wcrc]
5972: Wakefield-Scarborough-Wakefield
 
Week 18
Wed 30-Apr VSOE NORTHERN BELLE LUNCH EXCURSION [Times]
Leeds-Hull (VSON) [ews]
6233: York-Selby-Hull-Selby-Wakefield-Leeds-York
[6233 failed at Hull - replaced by diesel]
VSON
Wed 30-Apr THE CATHEDRALS EXPRESS [Times]
London Victoria-Stratford upon Avon (RP01) [merlin]
35005 73096: Victoria-High Wycombe-Stratford and return
[73096 replaces 35005]
STDR
Thu 01-May VSOE EXCURSION
London Victoria-York (VSOE) [ews]
4472 Diesel: Victoria-York
[Train now diesel hauled]
VSOE
Sat 03-May THE DEVONIAN [Times]
London Finsbury Park-Plymouth (BN91) [ews]
4936+4965 5029+5051: Bristol-Plymouth-Bristol
[Fully booked]
[5051 stopped at Plymouth, 5029 returned alone, +diesel to Exeter]
PSTR
Sat 03-May Charter [CANCELLED]
London Kings Cross-Spalding (WSXT)
34067: TBA
WSXT
Sat 03-May NYMR 30th ANNIVERSARY SPECIAL [o-Times]
Whitby-Glaisdale [wcrc]
80135/62005: Whitby-Glaisdale-Whitby (3 times)
NYMR
Sun 04-May NYMR 30th ANNIVERSARY SPECIAL [o-Times]
Whitby-Glaisdale [wcrc]
80135/62005: Whitby-Glaisdale-Whitby (Twice)
NYMR
Sun 04-May THE CATHEDRALS EXPRESS [CANCELLED]
London Victoria-Canterbury (RP01) [ews]
35005 (/34016/73096): Victoria-Canterbury-Dover-Victoria
STDR
Week 19
Mon 05-May NYMR 30th ANNIVERSARY SPECIAL [o-Times]
Whitby-Glaisdale [wcrc]
80135/62005: Whitby-Glaisdale-Whitby (3 Times)
NYMR
Wed 07-May VSOE EXCURSION o
London Victoria-Bath (VSOE) [ews]
4472, 34067 Diesel: Victoria-Salisbury-Westbury, Westbury-Reading-Victoria
[Both 4472 and 34067 unavailable, now diesel hauled]
VSOE
Thu 08-May THE CATHEDRALS EXPRESS [Times]
London Victoria-Bristol (RP01) [merlin]
35005 73096: Victoria-Bath-Bristol and return
[73096 replaces 35005]
STDR
Sat 10-May VSOE EXCURSION
London Victoria-Salisbury (VSOE) [ews]
4472 34067 Diesel: Victoria-Southampton-Salisbury- Westbury-Reading-Victoria
[Both 4472 and 34067 unavailable, now diesel hauled]
VSOE
Sat 10-May THE EXCALIBUR EXPRESS [CANCELLED]
London Paddington-Stratford (WSXT)
34067: Paddington-Stratford-Paddington
WSXT
Sat 10-May Charter [Times]
Kettering-York
60009: Kettering-Corby-York-Kettering
[Now steam hauled northbound only]
 
Sat 10-May Charter [CANCELLED]
Tyseley-Ruddington (TY01) [wcrc]
9600: Tyseley Warwick Rd-Nuneaton-Leicester -Loughborough-Ruddington and return [Cancelled due to pathing problems]
VNTL
Sat 10-May St JAMES DAY TRIPPER [Times]
Preston-Scarborough (WCRC) [wcrc]
48151(/5972): Preston-Scarborough-Preston
[Fully booked]
SJDT
Week 20
Sat 17-May THE GOLDEN ARROW [Times]
London Victoria-Dover (WSXT)
34067: Victoria-Dover-Ashford-Ramsgate-Dover-Victoria
WSXT
Sat 17-May THE LORD BISHOP [Times]
Birmingham Int-Appleby
6233: Carnforth-Shap-Appleby-Settle-Crewe
PMRT
Week 21
Wed 21-May Charter [CANCELLED]
London Kings Cross-Edinburgh
4472: London-Edinburgh (non-stop)
 
Wed 21-May THE CATHEDRALS EXPRESS [Times]
London Waterloo-Yeovil Junc (RP01) [merlin]
35005 73096: Waterloo-Yeovil-Waterloo
[73096 replaces 35005]
STDR
Sat 24-May VSOE EXCURSION [Times]
London Victoria-Worcester (VSOE) [ews]
4472 Diesel: Victoria-Oxford-Worcester-Oxford-Victoria
[4472 failed steam test, train now diesel hauled]
VSOE
Sat 24-May EAST MIDLANDER [Times]
Tyseley-Leicester (TY01) [wcrc]
4965: Tyseley Warwick Rd-Nuneaton-Hinckley-Coalville -Leicester-Nuneaton -Bromsgrove-Worcester-Stourbridge J-Tyseley
VNTL
Sun 25-May THE DAYLIGHT COUNTRYMAN [Times]
Alton-Eastleigh (RP01)
34016 (/73096): Guildford-Reading-Eastleigh-Havant-Alton
DLRT
Week 22
Mon 26-May THE CAMBRIAN COAST EXPRESS [CANCELLED]
Manchester-Aberystwyth (BN91) [ews]
76079: Manchester-Aberystwyth-Manchester
[Cancelled due to track damage at Aberystwyth]
PSTR
Mon 26-May Whitby-Glaisdale Shuttles [o-Times]
Whitby-Glaisdale [wcrc]
80135/62005: Whitby-Glaisdale-Whitby (Twice)
NYMR
Tue 27-May Whitby-Glaisdale Shuttles [o-Times]
Whitby-Glaisdale [wcrc]
80135/62005: Whitby-Glaisdale-Whitby (Twice)
NYMR
Thu 29-May THE SCARBOROUGH FLYER [Times]
London Kings Cross-Scarborough (BN91) [ewa]
60800: York-Scarborough-York
HERT
Fri 30-May VSOE SURREY HILLS LUNCHEON SPECIAL [Times]
London Victoria-Guildford (VSOE) [ews]
4472 34067: Victoria-Guildford-Victoria
[34067 replaces 4472 which is unavailable]
VSOE
Sat 31-May VSOE NORTHERN BELLE LUNCH EXCURSION
Leeds-Edinburgh (VSON) [ews]
6233 Diesel: TBA
VSON
Sat 31-May THE CATHEDRALS EXPRESS [Times]
London Waterloo-Portsmouth (RP01)
35005 73096: Waterloo-Haslemere-Portsmouth-Dorkimg-Waterloo
[73096 replaces 35005]
STDR
Sat 31-May THE EXCALIBUR EXPRESS (Provisional) [CANCELLED]
London Waterloo-Swanage (WSXT)
34067: Waterloo-Swanage-Waterloo
WSXT
Sat 31-May Crewe-Chester Shuttles [Times]
Crewe-Chester (TY01)
4965/5972 48151: Crewe-Chester-Crewe (3 trips)
VNTL
Sun 01-Jun Crewe-Chester Shuttles [o-Times]
Crewe-Chester (TY01)
4965/5972 48151: Crewe-Chester-Crewe (2 trips)
[Now 2 trips not 3]
VNTL
Week 23
Mon 02-Jun CORONATION GOLDEN JUBILEE (Day 2 of 2) [Times]
London Paddington-Chester-London Victoria (CP04)
6201: Chester-Watford-Victoria
TSPH
Wed 04-Jun THE CATHEDRALS EXPRESS [Times]
London Victoria-Canterbury (RP01) [ews]
34016 73096: Victoria-Canterbury-Dover-Victoria
STDR
Fri 06-Jun THE MERSEYSIDE EXPRESS [Times]
London Euston-Liverpool (CP04)
6201: Euston-Watford-Crewe-Liverpool
PATH
Sat 07-Jun THE EXCALIBUR EXPRESS [CANCELLED]
London Victoria-Salisbury (WSXT)
34067: Victoria-Salisbury-Victoria
WSXT
Sun 08-Jun THE NORTH EASTERN [Times}
Newcastle-Carnforth
62005: Middlesbrough-Stillington-Durham-Carlisle-Shap-Carnforth
[Revised route, not via Stillington]
NLPG
Sun 08-Jun Cannock Chase Shuttles [CANCELLED]
Tyseley-Rugeley (TY01)
9600: Tyseley-Walsall, Walsall-Rugeley shuttles, Walsall-Tyseley
[9600 final trips]
VNTL
Week 24
Wed 11-Jun VSOE EXCURSION [Times]
London Victoria-Bath (VSOE) [ews]
4472 34067: Victoria-Salisbury-Westbury, Westbury-Reading-Victoria
[Revised itinerary]
VSOE
Wed 11-Jun THE CATHEDRALS EXPRESS [CANCELLED]
London Waterloo-Salisbury (RP01) [merlin]
34016 73096: Waterloo-Salisbury-Waterloo
[Cancelled 73096 unavailable]
STDR
Thu 12-Jun VSOE NORTHERN BELLE LUNCH EXCURSION o
Bath-London Victoria (VSON) [ews]
4472 TBA: Bath-Salisbury-Victoria
VSON
Thu 12-Jun THE CATHEDRALS EXPRESS [CANCELLED]
London Liverpool St-Norwich (RP01) [merlin]
34016 73096: Liverpool St-Norwich and return
[Cancelled 73096 unavailable]
STDR
Thu 12-Jun Empty coaching stock [Times]
Carnforth-Fort William (WCRC) [wcrc]
61264+62005: Carnforth-Fort William
 
Sat 14-Jun THE IRISH MAIL [Times]
Colchester-Holyhead (BN91) [ews]
6201: Crewe-Holyhead-Crewe
[D9016 Colchester-Crewe and return]
STAF
Sat 14-Jun THE ROYAL SCOT [Times]
Northampton-Carlisle (WCRC) [wcrc]
6233: Crewe-Shap-Carlisle and return
PMRT
Sat 14-Jun THE CORNISHMAN (Day 1 of 2) [POSTPONED]
Ealing Broadway-Par-Plymouth (one way) (BN96) [ews]
5029: Ealing Broadway-Par
[Postponed to May 2004]
RYTC
Sun 15-Jun THE CORNISHMAN (Day 2 of 2) [POSTPONED]
Plymouth-Fowey-Ealing Broadway (one way) (BN96) [ews]
5029: Fowey-Reading
[Postponed to May 2004]
RYTC
Sun 15-Jun THE EXCALIBUR EXPRESS [CANCELLED]
London Liverpool St-Norwich (WSXT)
34067: TBA
WSXT
Sun 15-Jun THE DERBY STANDARD [POSTPONED 15-Sep]
Alton-London Bridge (RP01)
73096: Guildford-Woking-Staines-Clapham Junc-Herne Hill-Epsom Downs, London Bridge-South Croydon-Purley-Tattenham Corner, Purley-Redhill-Guildford-Woking
[Class 37 diesel on other legs]
[Postponed 73096 unavailable]
DLRT
Week 25
16-20 Jun THE JACOBITE [Times]
Fort William-Mallaig (WC01) [wcrc]
61264/62005: Fort William-Mallaig-Fort William
WCRC
Thu 19-Jun THE CATHEDRALS EXPRESS [Times]
London Victoria-Bristol (RP01) [merlin]
34016 73096: Victoria-Newbury-Bath-Bristol-Bath-Salisbury-Victoria
STDR
Thu 19-Jun THE SCARBOROUGH FLYER [Times]
London Kings Cross-Scarborough (BN91) [ews]
60800: York-Scarborough-York
HERT
Sat 21-Jun THE IRISH MAIL [p-Times]
Watford-Holyhead (BN91) [ews]
6201: Crewe-Holyhead-Crewe
[Deltic Watford-Crewe and return]
STAF
Sat 21-Jun VSOE EXCURSION [p-Times]
London Victoria-Worcester (VSOE) [ews]
4472: Victoria-Oxford-Worcester-Oxford-Victoria
VSOE
Sun 22-Jun THE SEVERN-AVON EXPRESS [CANCELLED]
Birmingham-Worcester-Stratford (TY01) [wcrc]
4965: Birmingham SH-Worcester-Birmingham SH -Stratford-Birmingham SH
VNTL
Week 26
23-27 Jun THE JACOBITE [Times]
Fort William-Mallaig (WC01) [wcrc]
61264/62005: Fort William-Mallaig-Fort William
WCRC
Mon 23-Jun VSOE EXCURSION [CANCELLED]
London Victoria-Stafford (VSOE) [ews]
4472: Victoria-Staffford
VSOE
Wed 25-Jun THE CATHEDRALS EXPRESS [Times]
London Waterloo-Winchester (RP01) [merlin]
34016 73096: Waterloo-Winchester-Reading-Redhill-Waterloo
STDR
Thu 26-Jun VSOE NORTHERN BELLE LUNCH EXCURSION [Times]
Birmingham-Chester (VSON) [ews]
6233: Birmingham Int-Stafford-Crewe-Wrexham-Shrewsbury-Birmingham Int
[Revised route]
VSON
Thu 26-Jun THE GOLDEN ARROW [p-Times] [CANCELLED]
London Victoria-Dover (WSXT)
34067: Victoria-Canterbury-Dover-Victoria
WSXT
Fri 27-Jun VSOE NORTHERN BELLE LUNCH EXCURSION [Times]
Manchester-Rugeley (VSON) [ews]
6233: Crewe-Stafford-Walsall-Rugeley-Stafford-Crewe
VSON
Sat 28-Jun THE CHESTER RACER [Times]
Tamworth-Chester (TY01) [wcrc]
4936: Derby-Burton-Chester -Walsall-Tamworth-Burton-Derby
VNTL
Sun 29-Jun THE SEVERN-AVON EXPRESS [Times]
Birmingham-Worcester-Stratford (TY01) [wcrc]
4965: Birmingham SH-Worcester-Birmingham SH -Stratford-Birmingham SH
VNTL
Sun 29-Jun VSOE NORTHERN BELLE LUNCH EXCURSION [Times]
Chester-Carnforth (VSON) [ews]
6233: Preston-Carnforth-Blackburn-Crewe
VSON
Week 27
Mon 30-Jun Charter (Day 2 of 2) [p-Times]
London Paddington-Chester-London Victoria
6201: Chester-Watford-Victoria
TSPH
Mon 30-Jun THE JACOBITE [Times]
Fort William-Mallaig (WC01) [wcrc]
61264/62005: Fort William-Mallaig-Fort William
WCRC
01-04 Jul THE JACOBITE [Times]
Fort William-Mallaig (WC01) [wcrc]
61264/62005: Fort William-Mallaig-Fort William
WCRC
Wed 02-Jul VSOE NORTHERN BELLE LUNCH EXCURSION [Times]
Birmingham-York (VSON) [ews]
6233: Derby-York-Derby
VSON
Wed 02-Jul THE CATHEDRALS EXPRESS [Times]
London Liverpool St-Ely (RP01) [merlin]
73096 (/34016/35005/71000): Liverpool St-Cambridge-Ely-Ipswich-Liverpool St
STDR
Thu 03-Jul THE SCARBOROUGH FLYER [Times]
London Kings Cross-Scarborough
60800: York-Scarborough-York
HERT
Fri 04-Jul THE MERSEYSIDE EXPRESS [Times]
Liverpool-London Euston
6201: Euston-Watford-Crewe-Liverpool
PATH
Sat 05-Jul VSOE NORTHERN BELLE LUNCH EXCURSION [Times]
Leeds-Hull Newcastle (VSON) [ews]
6233: York-Selby-Hull-Selby-Wakefield-Leeds York-Newcastle-Leeds
[Revised itinerary]
VSON
Sat 05-Jul THE EXCALIBUR EXPRESS [CANCELLED]
London Paddington-Bristol (WSXT)
34067: Paddington-Bath-Bristol and return
WSXT
Sat 05-Jul THE BUXTON PEAKS [Times]
Milton Keynes-Buxton (OC91) [ews]
45407+76079: Warrington-Stockport-Buxton-Manchester
PSTR
Sun 06-Jul THE CATHEDRALS EXPRESS [Times]
Clapham Jc-Exeter (RP01) [merlin]
73096 (/34016/35005/71000): Clapham Jc-Exeter, Yeovil-Clapham Jc
[Class 55 D9016 Exeter-Yeovil Junc]
STDR
Sun 06-Jul THE SHAKESPEARE EXPRESS [Times]
Birmingham SH-Stratford-upon-Avon (TY01) [wcrc]
4965: Birmingham-Stratford-Birmingham (Twice)
VNTL
Sun 06-Jul THE ARUNDEL BELLE [CANCELLED]
London Victoria-Bognor Regis (OC91) [ews]
34027: Victoria-Arundel-Bognor and Littlehampton-Eastleigh-Victoria
PSTR
Week 28
07-11 Jul THE JACOBITE [Times]
Fort William-Mallaig (WC01) [wcrc]
61264/62005: Fort William-Mallaig-Fort William
WCRC
Mon 07-Jul VSOE EXCURSION
London Victoria-York (VSOE) [ews]
4472 Diesel: Victoria-York
[Train now diesel hauled]
VSOE
Wed 09-Jul VSOE EXCURSION [p-Times]
London Victoria-Bath (VSOE) [ews]
4472 Victoria-Salisbury-Westbury, Westbury-Reading-Victoria
VSOE
Wed 09-Jul THE CATHEDRALS EXPRESS [CANCELLED]
London Waterloo-Salisbury (RP01) [merlin]
34016 (/73096/35005/71000): Waterloo-Salisbury-Waterloo
STDR
Wed 09-Jul THE CATHEDRALS EXPRESS [Times]
Poole-Waterloo (RP01) [merlin]
73096 (/34016/35005/71000): Poole-Waterloo-Poole
[Diesel 47/7 replaces D9016 on ecs]
STDR
Thu 10-Jul THE CATHEDRALS EXPRESS [CANCELLED]
London Liverpool St-Norwich (RP01) [merlin]
73096 (/34016/35005/71000): Liverpool St-Norwich and return
STDR
Sat 12-Jul THE CHESTER RACER [Times]
Solihull-Chester (TY01) [wcrc]
4936: Solihull-Tyseley-Walsall-Chester and return
VNTL
Sat 12-Jul THE CUMBRIAN MOUNTAIN EXPRESS [Times]
Bristol-Carlisle (OC91) [ews]
6201: Lostock Hall-Settle-Carlisle
[Revised steam itinerary]
PSTR
Sat 12-Jul THE SCARBOROUGH FLYER [Times]
Kings Cross-Scarborough
60009: Kings Cross-York-Scarborough-York
[60009 failed at York]
RYTC
Sat 12-Jul THE EXCALIBUR EXPRESS [CANCELLED]
London Victoria-Salisbury (WSXT)
34067: Victoria-Salisbury-Victoria
WSXT
Sun 13-Jul THE SHAKESPEARE EXPRESS [Times]
Birmingham SH-Stratford-upon-Avon (TY01) [wcrc]
4965: Birmingham-Stratford-Birmingham (Twice)
VNTL
Sun 13-Jul THE EASTBOURNE BELLE [o-Times]
Alton-Eastbourne (RP01)
73096: Redhill-Tonbridge-Hastings, Eastbourne-Brighton, Newhaven-Haywards Heath-Redhill
[Diesel on other legs, Revised itinerary]
DLRT
Week 29
14-18 Jul THE JACOBITE [Times]
Fort William-Mallaig (WC01) [wcrc]
61264/62005: Fort William-Mallaig-Fort William
WCRC
15-17 Jul THE SCARBOROUGH SPA EXPRESS [Times]
Scarborough-York (WC02) [wcrc]
5972/48151: Scarborough-York-Scarborough (twice)
WCRC
Thu 17-Jul THE CATHEDRALS EXPRESS [Times]
London Victoria-Bristol (RP01) [merlin]
73096 (/34016/35005/71000): Victoria-Newbury-Bath-Bristol-Bath-Salisbury-Victoria
STDR
Sat 19-Jul Charter (Provisional) [CANCELLED]
London Waterloo-Swanage (WSXT)
34067: Waterloo-Swanage-Waterloo
WSXT
Sat 19-Jul THE CUMBRIAN MOUNTAIN EXPRESS [Times]
Nottingham-Carlisle (OC91) [ews]
6201: Carlisle-Settle-Farington Jc
PSTR
Sun 20-Jul THE CATHEDRALS EXPRESS o [POSTPONED to 11-Oct]
Derby-Gloucester (OC91) [ews]
7802: Kings Norton-Hereford-Newport-Gloucester-Worcester SH
[7802 loaded test run. Postponed due to gauging problems, state of track etc]
PSTR
Sun 20-Jul THE SHAKESPEARE EXPRESS [Times]
Birmingham SH-Stratford-upon-Avon (TY01) [wcrc]
4965: Birmingham-Stratford-Birmingham (Twice)
VNTL
Week 30
21-25 Jul THE JACOBITE [Times]
Fort William-Mallaig (WC01) [wcrc]
61264/62005: Fort William-Mallaig-Fort William
WCRC
22-24 Jul THE SCARBOROUGH SPA EXPRESS [Times]
Scarborough-York (WC02) [wcrc]
5972 (/48151): Scarborough-York-Scarborough (twice)
WCRC
Wed 23-Jul THE CATHEDRALS EXPRESS [Times]
London Victoria-Canterbury (RP01) [ews]
73096 (/34016/35005/71000): Victoria-Canterbury-Dover-Victoria
STDR
Thu 24-Jul THE CATHEDRALS EXPRESS [Times]
London Victoria-Stratford upon Avon (RP01) [merlin]
73096 (/34016/35005/71000): Victoria-High Wycombe-Stratford and return
STDR
Thu 24-Jul THE SCARBOROUGH FLYER [Times]
London Kings Cross-Scarborough (OC91) [ews]
60800: York-Scarborough-York
HERT
Sat 26-Jul THE SESQUICENTENARIAN [CANCELLED]
Scarborough-Doncaster (one way) (WC02) [wcrc]
5972: Scarborough-York-Doncaster (Train A)
PATH
Sat 26-Jul THE SESQUICENTENARIAN [CANCELLED]
Doncaster circulars (3 trips) (WC02)
60800: Doncaster-Ferrybridge-Selby-Doncaster (Train B),
Doncaster-Lincoln-Doncaster (Train C),
Doncaster-Castleford-Doncaster (Train D)
PATH
Sat 26-Jul THE SESQUICENTENARIAN [CANCELLED]
Doncaster-Hull (one way) (WC02) [wcrc]
5972: Doncaster-Goole-Hull (Train E)
PATH
Sat 26-Jul THE EXCALIBUR EXPRESS [CANCELLED]
London Liverpool St-Norwich (WSXT)
34067: Liverpool St-Norwich and return
WSXT
Sat 26-Jul VSOE EXCURSION [p-Times]
London Victoria-Worcester (VSOE) [ews]
4472 34027: Victoria-Oxford-Worcester-Oxford-Victoria
VSOE
Sun 27-Jul Charter [Times]
Doncaster-Scarborough (WC02) [wcrc]
5972: Doncaster-Castleford-Scarborough
RLTR
Sun 27-Jul Charter (Provisional) [CANCELLED]
York-Doncaster
60800: York-Doncaster-York
 
Sun 27-Jul THE JACOBITE [Times]
Fort William-Mallaig (WC01) [wcrc]
61264/62005: Fort William-Mallaig-Fort William
WCRC
Sun 27-Jul THE SHAKESPEARE EXPRESS [Times]
Birmingham SH-Stratford-upon-Avon (TY01) [wcrc]
4965: Birmingham-Stratford-Birmingham (Twice)
VNTL
Sun 27-Jul THE BOURNEMOUTH BELLE [Times]
London Victoria-Poole (VSOE) [ews]
34027: Victoria-Salisbury, Poole-Victoria
D1015: Salisbury-Eastleigh-Bournemouth-Eastleigh-Poole
PSTR
Week 31
28-31 Jul THE JACOBITE [Times]
Fort William-Mallaig (WC01) [wcrc]
61264/62005: Fort William-Mallaig-Fort William
WCRC
29-31 Jul THE SCARBOROUGH SPA EXPRESS [Times]
Scarborough-York (WC02) [wcrc]
48151 (/5972): Scarborough-York-Scarborough (twice)
[Booked for 48151]
WCRC
29-30 Jul ESK VALLEY STEAM SHUTTLES [Times] [CANCELLED]
Whitby-Glaisdale (GT01)
80135: Whitby-Glaisdale-Whitby
NYMR
Wed 30-Jul THE CATHEDRALS EXPRESS [Times]
London Waterloo-Portsmouth (RP01) [merlin]
73096 (/34106/35005/71000): Waterloo-Chichester-Portsmouth-Waterloo
STDR
Wed 30-Jul THE FLYING SCOTSMAN [Times]
London Kings Cross-York (OC91) [ews]
4472: York-Kings Cross
[4472 failed at Doncaster]
PSTR
Thu 31-Jul THE GOLDEN ARROW [CANCELLED]
London Victoria-Dover (WSXT)
34067: Victoria-Canterbury-Dover-Victoria
WSXT
Fri 01-Aug THE JACOBITE [Times]
Fort William-Mallaig (WC01) [wcrc]
61264/62005: Fort William-Mallaig-Fort William
WCRC
Sat 02-Aug THE FISHWICK FELLSMAN [o-Times]
Manchester-Carlisle (WC02) [wcrc]
71000 60009: Blackpool-Preston-Settle-Carlisle -Shap-Preston-Manchester
[60009 replaces 71000 which is unavailable. Steam now terminates at Preston]
FSWK
Sun 03-Aug THE DAYLIGHT COUNTRYMAN [o-Times]
Alton-Eastleigh (RP01)
73096: Guildford-Reading-Eastleigh-Havant-Alton
DLRT
Sun 03-Aug THE JACOBITE [Times]
Fort William-Mallaig (WC01) [wcrc]
61264/62005: Fort William-Mallaig-Fort William
WCRC
Sun 03-Aug THE SHAKESPEARE EXPRESS [Times]
Birmingham SH-Stratford-upon-Avon (TY01) [wcrc]
4965: Birmingham-Stratford-Birmingham (Twice)
VNTL
Week 32
04-08 Aug THE JACOBITE [Times]
Fort William-Mallaig (WC01) [wcrc]
61264/62005: Fort William-Mallaig-Fort William
WCRC
04-08 Aug THE DAWLISH DONKEY [CANCELLED]
Exeter-Paignton (BN91) [ews]
TBA: Exeter-Paignton-Exeter (twice)
PSTR
05-07 Aug THE SCARBOROUGH SPA EXPRESS [Times]
Scarborough-York (WC02) [wcrc]
60800 (/5972/48151): Scarborough-York-Scarborough (twice)
WCRC
05-06 Aug ESK VALLEY STEAM SHUTTLES [Times] [CANCELLED]
Whitby-Glaisdale (GT01)
80135: Whitby-Glaisdale-Whitby
NYMR
Wed 06-Aug VSOE EXCURSION [p-Times]
London Victoria-Bath (VSOE) [ews]
4472 Diesel: Victoria-Salisbury-Westbury, Westbury-Reading-Victoria
[Now diesel hauled due steam ban by NR Southern Zone due to hot weather]
VSOE
Wed 06-Aug THE CATHEDRALS EXPRESS [o-Times]
Alton-Salisbury (RP01) [merlin]
73096 (/34016/35005/71000) Diesel: Waterloo-Salisbury-Waterloo
[Now diesel hauled due to steam ban by NR Southern Zone due to hot weather]
STDR
Thu 07-Aug THE CATHEDRALS EXPRESS [CANCELLED]
London Liverpool St-Norwich (RP01) [merlin]
73096 (/34016/35005/71000): Liverpool St-Norwich and return
STDR
Sat 09-Aug THE EXCALIBUR EXPRESS [CANCELLED]
London Paddington-Stratford (WSXT)
34067: Paddington-Stratford-Paddington
WSXT
Sun 10-Aug THE JACOBITE [Times]
Fort William-Mallaig (WC01) [wcrc]
61264/62005: Fort William-Mallaig-Fort William
WCRC
Sun 10-Aug THE SHAKESPEARE EXPRESS [Times]
Birmingham SH-Stratford-upon-Avon (TY01) [wcrc]
4965: Birmingham-Stratford-Birmingham (Twice)
VNTL
Sun 10-Aug THE TORBAY EXPRESS [Times]
Bristol-Kingswear (BN91) [ews]
7802: Bristol-Kingswear-Bristol
[Fully booked]
[7802 failed with hot box at Kingswear. Replaced by Class 37/4]
PSTR
Week 33
11-15 Aug THE JACOBITE [Times]
Fort William-Mallaig (WC01) [wcrc]
61264/62005: Fort William-Mallaig-Fort William
WCRC
11-15 Aug THE DAWLISH DONKEY [CANCELLED]
Exeter-Paignton (BN91) [ews]
TBA: Exeter-Paignton-Exeter (twice)
PSTR
11-13 Aug ESK VALLEY STEAM SHUTTLES [Times] [CANCELLED]
Whitby-Glaisdale (GT01)
80135: Whitby-Glaisdale-Whitby
NYMR
12-14 Aug THE SCARBOROUGH SPA EXPRESS [Times]
Scarborough-York (WC02) [wcrc]
5972/48151/60800: Scarborough-York-Scarborough (twice)
WCRC
Sat 16-Aug THE EXCALIBUR EXPRESS [CANCELLED]
London Paddington-Bristol (WSXT)
34067: Paddington-Bath-Bristol and return
WSXT
Sat 16-Aug Charter [CANCELLED]
Bristol-Gunnislake (BN91)
76079: Exeter-Gunnislake, Plymouth Friary-Exeter
PSTR
Sat 16-Aug Charter [CANCELLED]
Northampton-Eastbourne
45407: Kensington-Eastbourne-Kensington
[Cancelled - Steam ban by NR Southern Zone due to hot weather]
TSPH
Sun 17-Aug THE JACOBITE [Times]
Fort William-Mallaig (WC01) [wcrc]
62005/61264: Fort William-Mallaig-Fort William
WCRC
Sun 17-Aug THE SHAKESPEARE EXPRESS [Times]
Birmingham SH-Stratford-upon-Avon (TY01) [wcrc]
4965: Birmingham-Shirley-Stratford-Solihull-Birmingham (Twice)
[Birmingham bound trains diverted via Solihull due to engineering works]
VNTL
Sun 17-Aug THE TORBAY EXPRESS [Times]
Bristol-Kingswear (OC91) [ews]
7802 5051: Bristol-Kingswear-Bristol
[Fully booked, 5051 replaces 7802]
PSTR
Sun 17-Aug VSOE EXCURSION - THE GOLDEN ARROW o
London Victoria-Canterbury (VSOE) [ews]
34027/Diesel: Victoria-Canterbury-Victoria
[Ran diesel hauled dur to steam ban by NR Southern Zone]
VSOE
Week 34
18-22 Aug THE JACOBITE [Times]
Fort William-Mallaig (WC01) [wcrc]
61264/62005: Fort William-Mallaig-Fort William
WCRC
18-22 Aug THE DAWLISH DONKEY [CANCELLED]
Exeter-Paignton (BN91)
TBA: Exeter-Paignton-Exeter (twice)
PSTR
19-21 Aug THE SCARBOROUGH SPA EXPRESS [Times]
Scarborough-York (WC02) [wcrc]
5972/48151: Scarborough-York-Scarborough (twice)
WCRC
Wed 20-Aug THE CATHEDRALS EXPRESS [Times]
London Victoria-Canterbury (RP01) [ews]
34016 73096: Victoria-Canterbury-Dover-Victoria
STDR
Thu 21-Aug THE CATHEDRALS EXPRESS [Times]
London Victoria-Bristol (RP01) [merlin]
34016 73096: Victoria-Newbury-Bath-Bristol -Bath-Salisbury-Victoria
STDR
Fri 22-Aug VSOE SURREY HILLS LUNCHEON SPECIAL [Times]
London Victoria-Guildford (VSOE) [ews]
4472 34027: Victoria-Guildford-Victoria
[34027 (running as 34045) replaces 4472]
VSOE
Sat 23-Aug Charter (Provisional) [CANCELLED]
London Waterloo-Swanage (WSXT)
34067: Waterloo-Swanage-Waterloo
WSXT
Sat 23-Aug THE WEYMOUTH BOAT TRAIN [Times]
Alton-Weymouth (RP01) [merlin]
73096+34016 Diesel: Alton-Havant-Southampton-Weymouth and return
[73096 banking Weymouth-Dorchester]
[Now diesel hauled by Cl 33 due to reimposition of NR Southern Zone steam ban]
DLRT
Sat 23-Aug Charter (Provisional) [CANCELLED]
Exeter-Okehampton (BN91) [ews]
76079: Exeter-Paignton-Okehampton-Exeter
PSTR
Sun 24-Aug THE JACOBITE [Times]
Fort William-Mallaig (WC01) [wcrc]
61264/62005: Fort William-Mallaig-Fort William
WCRC
Sun 24-Aug THE SHAKESPEARE EXPRESS [Times]
Birmingham SH-Stratford-upon-Avon (TY01) [wcrc]
4965: Birmingham-Shirley-Stratford-Solihull-Birmingham (Twice)
[Down trains rerouted via Solihull due to engineering works]
VNTL
Sun 24-Aug THE TORBAY EXPRESS [Times]
Bristol-Kingswear (OC91) [ews]
7802 5051: Bristol-Kingswear-Bristol
[Fully booked]
PSTR
Sun 24-Aug Charter (Provisional) [CANCELLED]
Exeter-Exmouth (BN91) [ews]
76079: Exeter-Exmouth-Exeter
PSTR
Week 35
Mon 25-Aug Charter (Provisional) [CANCELLED]
Exeter-Okehampton (BN91) [ews]
76079: Exeter-Paignton-Okehampton-Exeter
PSTR
Mon 25-Aug Harringworth 125 Shuttles [Times]
Melton Mowbray-Kettering (TY01) [wcrc]
4965: Melton Mowbray-Kettering (3 times), Tyseley-Melton (ecs) and Sileby Jc-Tyseley (ecs)
[Other legs diesel hauled by 45112]
VNTL
25-29 Aug THE JACOBITE [Times]
Fort William-Mallaig (WC01) [wcrc]
61264/62005: Fort William-Mallaig-Fort William
WCRC
25-29 Aug THE DAWLISH DONKEY [CANCELLED]
Exeter-Paignton (BN91)
TBA: Exeter-Paignton-Exeter (twice)
PSTR
26-28 Aug THE SCARBOROUGH SPA EXPRESS [Times]
Scarborough-York (WC02) [wcrc]
5972/48151: Scarborough-York-Scarborough (twice)
WCRC
Tue 26-Aug THE CATHEDRALS EXPRESS [Times]
London Liverpool St-Ely (RP01) [merlin]
34016 (/73096) Diesel: Liverpool St-Ely and return
[Diesel hauled by Cl 33/37 due to NR steam ban]
STDR
Thu 28-Aug THE CATHEDRALS EXPRESS [Times]
London Victoria-Stratford upon Avon (RP01) [merlin]
34016 (/73096): Victoria-High Wycombe-Stratford and return
[Ran diesel hauled due to NR steam ban]
STDR
Sat 30-Aug Private Charter o [CANCELLED ?]
Ashford-Bristol
5029: Willesden-Bristol and return
 
Sun 31-Aug THE JACOBITE [Times]
Fort William-Mallaig (WC01) [wcrc]
61264/62005: Fort William-Mallaig-Fort William
WCRC
Sun 31-Aug THE SHAKESPEARE EXPRESS [Times]
Birmingham SH-Stratford-upon-Avon (TY01) [wcrc]
4965: Birmingham-Stratford-Birmingham (Twice)
VNTL
Sun 31-Aug THE TORBAY EXPRESS [Times]
Bristol-Kingswear (OC91) [ews]
5051 7802: Bristol-Westbury-Taunton-Kingswear
7802+5051 7802: Kingswear-Taunton-Weston-Bristol
[Diverted via Westbury due to Engineering works]
[Fully booked]
PSTR
Sun 31-Aug THE SPITFIRE [Times]
London Victoria-Faversham
34016 73096: Victoria-Faversham-Dover-Victoria
SHNM
Week 36
01-05 Sep THE JACOBITE [Times]
Fort William-Mallaig (WC01) [wcrc]
61264/62005: Fort William-Mallaig-Fort William
WCRC
Wed 03-Sep THE CATHEDRALS EXPRESS [Times] [CANCELLED]
London Victoria-Canterbury (RP01) [ews]
34016 (/73096): Victoria-Canterbury-Dover-Victoria
STDR
Thu 04-Sep VSOE EXCURSION
London Victoria-Stafford (VSOE) [ews]
4472 Diesel: Victoria-Stafford
VSOE
Thu 04-Sep THE SCARBOROUGH FLYER [Times]
London Kings Cross-Scarborough (OC91) [ews]
60800: York-Scarborough-York
HERT
Sat 06-Sep THE CATHEDRALS EXPRESS [Times]
London Victoria-Cranmore (RP01) [merlin]
34016 73096: Victoria-Cranmore-Victoria
[Change of loco to 73096 due to fire risk]
STDR
Sat 06-Sep THE GREAT WESTERN [Times] [CANCELLED]
Ipswich-Bristol (OC91) [ews]
5029: Acton-Bristol and return
[Cancelled due to fire risk. To be rescheduled]
PSTR
Sun 07-Sep THE SHAKESPEARE EXPRESS & BULLRING SHOPPER [Times]
Birmingham SH-Stratford-upon-Avon (TY01) [wcrc]
4965: Birmingham-Stratford-Birmingham (Twice)
VNTL
Sun 07-Sep THE TORBAY EXPRESS [Times]
Bristol-Kingswear (OC91) [ews]
7802: Bristol-Bridgwater-Kingswear-Bidgwater-Bristol
PSTR
Week 37
08-12 Sep THE JACOBITE [Times]
Fort William-Mallaig (WC01) [wcrc]
61264/62005: Fort William-Mallaig-Fort William
WCRC
Wed 10-Sep VSOE EXCURSION [o-Times]
London Victoria-Bath (VSOE) [ews]
4472: Victoria-Salisbury-Westbury
[Ran Diesel hauled due to steam ban]
VSOE
Wed 10-Sep THE CATHEDRALS EXPRESS [Times]
London Waterloo-Salisbury (RP01) [merlin]
34016 (/73096) Diesel: Waterloo-Salisbury-Waterloo
[This train ran diesel hauled by 50031]
STDR
Thu 11-Sep VSOE NORTHERN BELLE LUNCH EXCURSION [o-Times]
Bath-London Victoria (VSON) [ews]
4472: Bath-Salisbury-Victoria
[This train ran diesel hauled by 67010]
VSON
Thu 11-Sep THE CATHEDRALS EXPRESS [CANCELLED]
London Liverpool St-Norwich (RP01) [merlin]
35005 (/34016/73096): Liverpool St-Norwich and return
STDR
Sat 13-Sep THE SEVERN STANDARD [Times]
Alton-Worcester (RP01)
73096: Alton-Guildford-Reading-Swindon-Cheltenham-Worcester
60009: Worcester-Cheltenham-Swindon-Reading-Guildford-Alton
[Return now via The Golden Valley not Oxford]
[Fully booked]
DLRT
Sat 13-Sep THE MENDIP BRANCH EXPLORER [Times]
Bristol-Merehead/Whatley (CP01)
76079: Bristol-Westbury-Whatley-Westbury -Merehead-Westbury-Whatley-Westbury-Bristol
PATH
Sat 13-Sep THE YORKSHIRE COAST CORONATION [Times]
Leicester-Scarborough
6233: Leicester-Swinton-Scarborough-Swinton-Leicester
[Because of a bridge strike, may be diverted via Sheffield and Dore]
PMRT
Sat 13-Sep THE CAMBRIAN COAST EXPRESS (Provisional) [CANCELLED]
Derby-Barmouth
7802: Shrewsbury-Barmouth and return
 
Sun 14-Sep THE CAMBRIAN COAST EXPRESS (Provisional) [CANCELLED]
Birmingham NS-Barmouth
7802: Shrewsbury-Barmouth and return
 
Sun 14-Sep THE AVON BRANCH EXPLORER [Times]
Bristol-Avonmouth/Portbury (CP01)
76079: Bristol-Severn Beach, Bristol-Portbury-Bristol (Twice)
PATH
Sun 14-Sep THE SHAKESPEARE EXPRESS & BULLRING SHOPPER [Times]
Birmingham SH-Stratford-upon-Avon (TY01) [wcrc]
4965: Birmingham-Stratford-Birmingham (Twice)
VNTL
Sun 14-Sep THE EXCALIBUR EXPRESS (Provisional) [CANCELLED]
London Victoria-Brighton (WSXT)
34067: Victoria-Brighton-Winchester-Victoria
[Revised itinerary]
WSXT
Week 38
15-19 Sep THE JACOBITE [Times]
Fort William-Mallaig (WC01) [wcrc]
61264/62005: Fort William-Mallaig-Fort William
WCRC
Thu 18-Sep THE CATHEDRALS EXPRESS [Times]
London Victoria-Bristol (RP01) [merlin]
34016 (/73096): Victoria-Bath-Bristol and return
STDR
Thu 18-Sep THE SCARBOROUGH FLYER [Times]
London Kings Cross-Scarborough (OC91) [ews]
60800: York-Scarborough-York
HERT
Sat 20-Sep THE GOLDEN ARROW (Provisional) [CANCELLED]
London Victoria-Dover (WSXT)
34067: Victoria-Canterbury-Dover-Victoria
WSXT
Sat 20-Sep THE EXCALIBUR EXPRESS [CANCELLED]
London Paddington-Stratford (WSXT)
34067: Paddington-Stratford-Paddington
WSXT
Sat 20-Sep THE HEART OF WALES OBSERVER [Times]
Crewe-Llandrindod Wells-Shrewsbury-Newport (CP01)
45407+76079: Newport-Pantyffynon-Llandrindod Wells-Shrewsbury-Crewe
PATH
Sat 20-Sep THE SCARBOROUGH SPA EXPRESS [Times]
Warrington-Scarborough (WCRC) [wcrc]
5972: Carnforth-Scarborough and return
RTNW
Sun 21-Sep THE SEVERN-AVON EXPRESS [CANCELLED]
Birmingham-Worcester-Stratford (TY01) [wcrc]
4965: Birmingham SH-Worcester-Birmingham SH-Stratford-Birmingham SH
VNTL
Sun 21-Sep THE SHAKESPEARE EXPRESS & BULLRING SHOPPER [Times]
Birmingham SH-Stratford-upon-Avon (TY01) [wcrc]
4965: Birmingham-Stratford-Birmingham (Twice)
VNTL
Sun 21-Sep THE NORTH DOWNSMAN [Times]
Alton-London Bridge (RP01)
73096 34016: Guildford-Woking-Staines-Clapham Junc-Herne Hill-Epsom Downs, London Bridge-South Croydon-Purley-Caterham, Purley-Tattenham Corner, Purley-Redhill-Guildford-Woking
[Class 37 diesel on other legs]
[Postponed Derby Standard from 15-Jun]
[34016 failed with hot axlebox at London Bridge. Replaced by Class 73]
DLRT
Week 39
22-26 Sep THE JACOBITE [Times]
Fort William-Mallaig (WC01) [wcrc]
61264/62005: Fort William-Mallaig-Fort William
WCRC
Sat 27-Sep THE EXCALIBUR EXPRESS (Provisional) o [CANCELLED]
London Victoria-Salisbury (WSXT)
34067: Victoria-Salisbury-Victoria
WSXT
Sat 27-Sep VSOE EXCURSION [Times]
London Victoria-Worcester (VSOE) [ews]
4472: Victoria-Oxford-Worcester-Oxford-Victoria
VSOE
Sat 27-Sep THE CORONATION SCOT [Times]
Manchester Victoria-Glasgow
6233: Carnforth-Glasgow-Carnforth
PMRT
Sun 28-Sep THE SEVERN-AVON EXPRESS [CANCELLED]
Birmingham-Worcester-Stratford (TY01) [wcrc]
4965: Birmingham SH-Worcester-Birmingham SH-Stratford-Birmingham SH
VNTL
Sun 28-Sep THE SHAKESPEARE EXPRESS & BULLRING SHOPPER [Times]
Birmingham SH-Stratford-upon-Avon (TY01) [wcrc]
4965: Birmingham-Stratford-Birmingham (Twice)
VNTL
Week 40
29-31 Sep THE JACOBITE [Times]
Fort William-Mallaig (WC01) [wcrc]
61264/62005: Fort William-Mallaig-Fort William
WCRC
Wed 01-Oct THE CATHEDRALS EXPRESS [Times]
London Victoria Waterloo-Portsmouth (RP01) [merlin]
34016/73096 60009: Victoria-Chichester-Portsmouth-Hove-Victoria
Waterloo-Haselmere-Portsmouth-Winchester-Waterloo
[60009 replaces 34016 which is unavailable. Revised route due to gauging issues]
STDR
01-03 Oct THE JACOBITE [Times]
Fort William-Mallaig (WC01) [wcrc]
61264/62005: Fort William-Mallaig-Fort William
WCRC
Thu 02-Oct THE SCARBOROUGH FLYER [Times]
London Kings Cross-Scarborough (OC91) [ews]
60800: York-Scarborough-York
HERT
Fri 03-Oct Charter (Provisional) [CANCELLED]
Palmers Green-York
6201: Leicester-York
TSPH
Sat 04-Oct VSOE EXCURSION
London Victoria-Salisbury Worcester (VSOE) [ews]
4472: Victoria-Worcester-Victoria
[4472 replaced by diesel due to EWS industrial dispute]
VSOE
Sat 04-Oct Charter (Provisional) [CANCELLED]
London Waterloo-Swanage (WSXT)
34067: Waterloo-Swanage-Waterloo
WSXT
Sat 04-Oct THE ATLANTIC COAST EXPRESS [Times]
London Waterloo-Barnstaple Eggesford Okehampton (WSXT)
34067: Waterloo-Honiton-Barnstaple Eggesford Okehampton, Exeter-Newbury-Paddington
[Destination now Okehampton due to pathing problems]
WSXT
Sat 04-Oct Charter [o-Times]
Carnforth-Carlisle
5972/48151: Carnforth-Carlisle-Carnforth
WCRC
Sun 05-Oct Charter (Provisional) [CANCELLED]
York-Palmers Green
6201: York-Leicester
TSPH
Sun 05-Oct THE DAYLIGHT COUNTRYMAN [Times]
Alton-Eastleigh (RP01)
60009: Guildford-Havant-Eastleigh-Reading-Alton
[Reversed itinerary]
DLRT
Sun 05-Oct THE SHAKESPEARE EXPRESS & BULLRING SHOPPER [Times]
Birmingham SH-Stratford-upon-Avon (TY01) [wcrc]
4965: Birmingham-Stratford-Birmingham (Twice)
VNTL
Week 41
Tue 07-Oct HIGHLAND RAIL FESTIVAL [o-Times]
Fort William-Mallaig (WC01) [wcrc]
62005: Banavie-Arisaig-Banavie, Fort William-Mallaig
61264: Fort William-Mallaig-Arisaig-Mallaig
61264+62005: Mallaig-Fort William
26DR
PATH
Wed 08-Oct HIGHLAND RAIL FESTIVAL [Times]
Fort William-Oban (WC01) [wcrc]
62005: Fort William-Oban-Fort William
26DR
PATH
Wed 08-Oct VSOE EXCURSION [Times]
London Victoria-Bath (VSOE) [ews]
4472: Victoria-Salisbury-Westbury
VSOE
Thu 09-Oct THE SUMMIT CONFERENCE TOO [Times]
Fort William-Oxenholme (One way) (WC01) [wcrc]
61264+62005: Fort William-Oxenholme
26DR
PATH
Thu 09-Oct VSOE NORTHERN BELLE LUNCH EXCURSION o
Bath-London Victoria (VSON) [ews]
4472: Bath-Salisbury-Victoria
VSON
Sat 11-Oct THE CATHEDRALS EXPRESS [Times]
London Liverpool St Kings Cross-Norwich (RP01) [merlin]
60009 34016/73096: Liverpool St Kings Cross-Norwich and return
[Now from Kings Cross not Liverpool St, 60009 reinstated]
STDR
Sat 11-Oct THE MIDLAND CORONATION [Times]
Derby-Carlisle
6233: Carlisle-Settle-Derby
PMRT
Sat 11-Oct THE CATHEDRALS EXPRESS (Provisional) [CANCELLED]
Nottingham-Gloucester (OC91) [ews]
7802: Bescot-Bromsgrove-Hereford-Newport-Gloucester-Worcester SH
[Rescheduled from 20-Jul]
PSTR
Sun 12-Oct THE SHAKESPEARE EXPRESS & BULLRING SHOPPER [Times]
Birmingham SH-Stratford-upon-Avon (TY01) [wcrc]
4965: Birmingham-Stratford-Birmingham (Twice)
VNTL
Week 42
Wed 15-Oct THE CATHEDRALS EXPRESS [Times]
Alton-Waterloo-Yeovil Junc (RP01) [merlin]
60009 /34016/73096: Waterloo-Yeovil-Waterloo
STDR
Thu 16-Oct VSOE EXCURSION [CANCELLED]
London Victoria-Stafford (VSOE) [ews]
4472: TBA
VSOE
Sat 18-Oct THE EXCALIBUR EXPRESS o [CANCELLED]
London Paddington-Bristol (WSXT)
34067: Paddington-Bath-Bristol and return
WSXT
Sun 19-Oct THE CHANDLERS FORD PHOENIX [Times]
Alton-Chandlers Ford (RP01)
34016 60009: Alton-Reading-Andover-Chandlers Ford-Eastleigh,
Eastleigh-Chandlers Ford-Salisbury and return (2 trips),
Eastleigh-Havant-Alton
[60009 replaces 34016 which is unavailable]
DLRT
Sun 19-Oct THE SHAKESPEARE EXPRESS & BULLRING SHOPPER [Times]
Birmingham SH-Stratford-upon-Avon (TY01) [wcrc]
4965: Birmingham-Stratford-Birmingham (Twice)
VNTL
Week 43
Wed 22-Oct THE CATHEDRALS EXPRESS o [CANCELLED]
London Victoria-Canterbury (RP01) [ews]
34016: Victoria-Canterbury-Dover-Victoria
STDR
Fri 24-Oct VSOE NORTHERN BELLE LUNCH EXCURSION [Times]
Manchester-Hellifield (VSON) [ews]
6233: Manchester-Wigan-Hellifield-Carnforth-Wigan-Manchester
VSON
Sat 25-Oct VSOE NORTHERN BELLE LUNCH EXCURSION [Times]
Birmingham-York (VSON) [ews]
6233: Derby-York
VSON
Sat 25-Oct THE GOLDEN ARROW o [CANCELLED]
London Victoria-Dover (WSXT)
34067: Victoria-Canterbury-Dover-Victoria
WSXT
Sat 25-Oct THE CATHEDRALS EXPRESS [Times]
Alton-Worcester (RP01)
60009: Alton-Kensington Olympia-Reading-Oxford-Worcester
73096: Worcester-Oxford-Reading-Kensington Olympia-Alton
[Revised route - Change of operator from DLRT]
STDR
Sat 25-Oct THE LINCOLNSHIRE POACHER [Times]
London Kings Cross-Lincoln (OC91)
61264: Grantham-Gainsborough-Immingham-Lincoln-Newark-Grantham
RYTC
Sat 25-Oct Charter [Times]
Preston-Carlisle (WCRC)
48151: Preston-Settle-Carlisle-Settle-Preston
KFSR
Week 44
Tue 28-Oct VSOE EXCURSION
London Victoria-York (VSOE) [ews]
4472 Diesel: TBA
VSOE
Wed 29-Oct THE CATHEDRALS EXPRESS [Times]
London Victoria-Stratford upon Avon (RP01) [merlin]
34016/73096: Victoria-High Wycombe-Stratford and return
STDR
Thu 30-Oct THE SCARBOROUGH FLYER [Times]
London Kings Cross-Scarborough
60800: York-Scarborough-York
HERT
Fri 31-Oct VSOE SURREY HILLS LUNCHEON SPECIAL [Times]
London Victoria-Guildford (VSOE) [ews]
4472: Victoria-Guildford-Victoria
VSOE
Fri 31-Oct SURREY HILLS HALLOWEEN DINNER TRAIN (Provisional) [CANCELLED]
London Kensington Olympia-Guildford (WSXT)
34067: TBA
WSXT
Sat 01-Nov VSOE SPECIAL [Times]
London Victoria-Southampton E Docks (VSOE) [ews]
4472: Victoria-Southampton ED and return
VSOE
Sat 01-Nov THE EXMOOR EXPRESS [p-Times] [CANCELLED]
London Paddington-Minehead (OC91) [ews]
5542+80136: Bishops Lydeard-Minehead
5542+4936: Minehead-Bishops Lydeard
4936: Bishops Lydeard-Bath-Oxford
[Revised route: steam to Oxford not Gloucester]
PSTR
Sun 02-Nov THE DAYLIGHT COUNTRYMAN [Times]
Alton-Eastleigh (RP01)
34016 73096: Woking-Andover-Romsey-Southampton-Winchester-Woking
[73096 replaces 34016 which is unavailable]
DLRT
Week 45
Wed 05-Nov VSOE EXCURSION [Times]
London Victoria-Bath (VSOE) [ews]
4472: Victoria-Salisbury-Westbury, Westbury-Reading-Victoria
VSOE
Sat 08-Nov THE CATHEDRALS EXPRESS [Times]
London Victoria-Bristol (RP01) [merlin]
34016/73096: Victoria-Newbury-Bath-Bristol-Bath- Salisbury-Swindon-Victoria
[Revised return route via Swindon not Salisbury. Worked by 73096]
STDR
Sat 08-Nov VSOE EXCURSION [Times]
London Victoria-Salisbury (VSOE) [ews]
4472: Victoria-Salisbury-Victoria
VSOE
Week 46
Fri 14-Nov VSOE SURREY HILLS LUNCHEON SPECIAL [Times]
London Victoria-Guildford (VSOE) [ews]
4472: Victoria-Guildford-Victoria
VSOE
Sat 15-Nov VSOE NORTHERN BELLE LUNCH EXCURSION
Leeds-Edinburgh (VSON) [ews]
6233 Diesel: Leeds-Edinburgh
VSON
Sat 15 Nov THE MERCHANT VENTURER [Times]
Taunton-London Paddington (OC91) [ews]
60009: Bristol-Paddington-Bristol
[Assisted by Class 60 Challow-Bristol following air brake failure]
PSTR
Sat 15-Nov THE WESSEX COASTAL EXTRA (Provisional)   [CANCELLED]
London Victoria-Eastbourne (WSXT)
34067: Victoria-Redhill-Newhaven, Eastbourne-Ashford-Victoria
WSXT
Sun 16-Nov Charter (Provisional) [CANCELLED]
TBA (RP01)
41312: TBA
DLRT
Week 47
Sat 22-Nov THE CLAYDON RACER [CANCELLED]
Alton-Oxford (RP01)
73096: Alton-Woking-Staines-Acton-S Ruislip-High Wycombe -Aylesbury-Bicester-Oxford-Reading-Guildford-Alton
DLRT
Sat 22-Nov THE PILGRIM FATHER [Times]
London Paddington-Plymouth
60009: Bristol-Plymouth-Bristol
PSTR
Sat 22-Nov Charter [Times]
Tyseley-Ruddington (TY01) [wcrc]
4965: Tyseley Warwick Rd-Nuneaton-Leicester -Loughborough-Ruddington and Ruddington-Leicester-Coalville-Tamworth-Tyseley
[Return route now via Leicester and Coalville not Stenson Jc]
VNTL
Week 48
Sat 29-Nov THE CHRISTMAS ELGAR EXPLORER [Times]
London Paddington-Worcester
5029: Paddington-Oxford-Worcester-Oxford-Paddington
[Fully booked]
PSTR
Sat 29-Nov THE NIGHT FERRY (Provisional) o [CANCELLED]
London Victoria-Dover (WSXT)
34067: Victoria-Faversham-Canterbury-Dover-Victoria
WSXT
Sun 30-Nov Charter (Provisional) [CANCELLED]
Alton-Redhill (RP01)
41312: Alton-Guildford-Redhill and return
[41312 final main line runs]
DLRT
Week 49
Sat 06-Dec VSOE SURREY HILLS XMAS LUNCHEON SPECIAL [Times]
London Victoria-Guildford (VSOE) [ews]
4472: Victoria-Guildford-Victoria
VSOE
Sat 06-Dec THE ROYAL WESSEX [Times]
Wareham-London Waterloo (WSXT)
34067: Wareham-Waterloo-Wareham
[Fully booked]
KFSR
Sat 06-Dec THE LINCOLNSHIRE POACHER [Times]
Blackpool-Lincoln (BN96)
34027: Blackpool- Preston-Doncaster, Doncaster-Manchester Vic-Preston
[Revised route via Wigan & Eccles not Chorley & Bolton due to gauging problems]
FSWK
Sat 06-Dec Esk Valley Excursions [Times]
Grosmont-Middlesborough
34027: Grosmont-Middlesborough-Grosmont (Twice)
NYMR
Week 50
Tue 09-Dec THE CATHEDRALS EXPRESS CAROL CONCERT SPECIAL [Times]
London Victoria-Salisbury (RP01) [merlin]
34016/73096: Victoria-Salisbury and return
[Train worked by 34016]
STDR
Fri 12-Dec THE CATHEDRALS EXPRESS CAROL CONCERT SPECIAL [Times]
London Victoria-Canterbury (RP01) [ews]
34016(/73096): Victoria-Canterbury and return
[Train worked by 34016]
STDR
Sat 13-Dec VSOE SURREY HILLS XMAS LUNCHEON SPECIAL [Times]
London Victoria-Guildford (VSOE) [ews]
4472: Victoria-Guildford-Victoria
VSOE
Sat 13-Dec THE PLUM PUDDING [Times]
London Victoria-Southampton (OO91) [ews]
34067: Victoria-Andover-Southampton-Winchester-Victoria
PSTR
Sat 13-Dec THE CATHEDRALS EXPRESS CAROL CONCERT SPECIAL [Times]
London Victoria-Chichester (RP01) [merlin]
34016(/73096): Victoria-Winchester-Chichester-Horsham-Victoria
[34016 failed before departure. Tour cancelled]
STDR
Week 51
Mon 15-Dec VSOE SPECIAL [Times]
London Victoria-Southampton E Docks (VSOE) [ews]
4472: Victoria-Southampton ED and return
VSOE
Wed 17-Dec THE CHRISTMAS LUNCHEON CIRCULAR SPECIAL [Times]
Dorridge-Mystery circular (TY01) [wcrc]
4965: Dorridge-Tyseley-Tamworth-Loughborough-Nuneaton-Tyseley-Dorridge
VNTL
Thu 18-Dec THE CHRISTMAS LUNCHEON CIRCULAR SPECIAL [Times]
Dorridge-Mystery circular (TY01) [wcrc]
4936 4965 4936: Dorridge-Tyseley-Tamworth-Loughborough-Nuneaton-Tyseley-Dorridge
[4936 reinstated] [Fully booked]
VNTL
Thu 18-Dec THE CATHEDRALS EXPRESS CAROL CONCERT SPECIAL [Times]
London Victoria-Winchester (RP01) [merlin]
34016 73096: Victoria-Winchester and return
[34016 unavailable]
STDR
Sat 20-Dec THE CATHEDRALS EXPRESS CAROL CONCERT SPECIAL [Times]
London Victoria-Ely (RP01) [ews]
34016 73096: Liverpool St Victoria-Ely and return
[34016 unavailable. Now from Victoria not Liverpool St]
STDR
Sat 20-Dec VSOE SURREY HILLS XMAS LUNCHEON SPECIAL [Times]
London Victoria-Guildford (VSOE) [ews]
4472: Victoria-Guildford-Victoria
VSOE
Sat 20-Dec THE XMAS CHESTER CHUFFER (Provisional) [CANCELLED]
Euston-Chester (OC91) [ews]
TBA: Birmingham Int-Chester-Birmingham Int
PSTR
Sat 20-Dec SANTA's DRAGON [Times] [CANCELLED]
Birmingham International-Cardiff (OC91) [ews]
60009 (/34027): Birmingham Int-Kidderminster-Hereford-Cardiff -Gloucester-Worcester
[60009 unavailable, 34027 not gauged for route]
PSTR
Week 52
Tue 23-Dec VSOE SURREY HILLS XMAS LUNCHEON SPECIAL [Times]
London Victoria-Guildford (VSOE) [ews]
4472: Victoria-Guildford-Victoria
VSOE
Sat 27-Dec    
Sun 28-Dec THE MINCE PIE SPECIAL [Times}
Tyseley Warwick Rd-Nuneaton(TY01) [wcrc]
7760 9600: Tyseley-Snow Hill-Stratford-Leamington-Nuneaton-Leamington-Tyseley
[7760 final mainline run. Revised return route now via Hatton not Water Orton]
[Worked by 9600 in place of 7760]
VNTL
Week 53
Mon 29-Dec THE CATHEDRALS EXPRESS [POSTPONED to 28-Feb-04]
London Waterloo-Exeter (WSXT) [ews]
34016/73096 34067: Waterloo-Exeter and return
[34067 replaces 34016, Rescheduled from 28-Dec]
[Postponed due to engineering works]
STDR
Wed 31-Dec VSOE NEW YEARS EVE SPECIAL [Times]
London Victoria-Winchfield (VSOE) [ews]
4472: Victoria-Winchfield-Victoria
VSOE

(Note for sectors of journey where steam is not specified,
haulage will be by diesel or electric locomotive)


[Tours in 2004]


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Tour operators


Agent Address
DLRT Daylight Limited Rail Tours
The Watercress Line, The Railway Station, Alresford, Hants SO24 9JG.
Tel: 01962-733810 Fax: 01962-735448
Email:
reservations@watercressline.co.uk
EXTL Excellence Travel
39 St Marys St, Ely, Cambs CB7 4HF
Tel: 0870-7466966 Fax: 01353-664455
Email:
enquiries@excellencetravel.com
FSCL Friends of the Settle and Carlisle
Dalescrest Travel, Skipton or FOSCL, 17 Montgomery Street, Skipton BD24 2ER
Tel: 01729-825400 or (enquiries only) 01253-347764
FSRL Flying Scotsman Railways Ltd
St Albans Travel, PO Box 1, 30 Culver Road, St Albans, Herts AL1 4ED
Tel: 01727-841115 Fax: 01727-851676
Email:
scotsman@stalbanstravel.co.uk
FSWK John Fishwick & Sons Travel
Golden Hill Lane, Leyland PR5 2LE
Tel: 01772-421207 Fax: 01772-622407
Email:
enquiries@fishwicks.co.uk
GREN Green Express Railtours
49 Byram Arcade, Westgate, Huddersfield, W Yorks HD1 1ND
Tel: 01484-422920
Email:
info@greenexpressrailtours.me.uk
HERT Hertfordshire Railtours [Updated]
PO Box 350, Welwyn, Herts Al6 0WG
Tel: 01438-718125 Fax: 01438-718126
Email:
mailroom@traintrips.co.uk
HRHG Highland Railway Heritage
Flat 1/L, 3 Belleisle St, Glasgow G42 8HL
Tel: 01470-592223
NLPG North Eastern Locomotive Preservation Group (NELPG)
57 Millview Drive, Tynemouth NE30 2QD
Tel: 01609-774971 (6-8pm)
NMKT Newmarket Group
Tel: 020 8335 3030 Fax: 030 8330 6819
Bookings: St Albans Travel, PO Box 1, St Albans AL1 4ED
Tel: 01727-866533/841115
Email: sales@stalbanstravel.f9.co.uk
NYMR North Yorkshire Moors Railway
Pickering Station, Pickering, North Yorkshire YO18 7AJ
Tel: 01751-472508
PATH Pathfinder Tours
Stag House, Gydynap Lane, Inchbrook, Woodchester, Glos GL5 5EZ
Tel: 01453-835414 Fax: 01453-836538: 24hr Info line: 01453-836538
Email:
office@toursatpathfinder.freeserve.co.uk
PMRT PMR Tours
PO Box 6203, Ashbourne, Derbyshire DE6 1WW
Tel: 01335-344000 (Office Hours)
Email:
prclt@whitehouseconstruction.co.uk
PSTR Past Time Rail Ltd
116 Trent Valley Road, Lichfield, Staffs WS13 6EU
Tel: 08718-714119 Fax: 01543-417531
Email:
contact@past-timerail.co.uk
RBRT
KFSR
Kingfisher Railtours (formerly Ribblesdale Railtours)
The Dalesmade Centre, Watershed Mill, Settle, N Yorks BD24 9LR
Tel: 0870 747 2983 Fax: 0870 747 2983
Email:
info@ribblesdalerailtours.co.uk
RESD Residential Rail
Upper Offices, Platform 3, Lancaster Station, Meeting House Lane, Lancaster LA1 5NW
Tel: 01772-864130
Email:
residentialrail@aol.com
RLTR Railtourer
42 Kingston Road, Willerby, HU10 6UB.
Tel: 01482-659082
RLYS Riley & Son (Railways) Ltd
Locomotive Works, Baron Street, Bury, Lancashire BL9 0TY
Tel: 0161-761 1122 Fax: 0161-763 5191
Email:
rsrailways@btinternet.com
RTNW Railtours North-West
799 Blackpool Road, Lea, Preston, Lancs PR2 1QQ
Tel: 01704-893583 01772-724996
Email:
rtnw799@netscapeonline.co.uk
RYTC The Railway Touring Company
PO Box 1012, Kings Lynn PE30 3YN
Tel: 01553-661500 Fax: 01553 661800
Email:
enquiries@railwaytouring.co.uk
SHNM Shepherd Neame
Tel: 01795-542016
Email:
tours@shepherd-neame.co.uk
SJDT St James Day Tripper
21 Vancouver Crescent, Blackburn, Lancs, BB2 7DD
Tel: 01254-667803
Email:
info@daytripper.org
SRPS SRPS Railtours
3 South Cathkin Farm Cottages, Glasgow G73 4RG or
32 Moray Park, Dalgety Bay, Fife, KY11 9UN
Tel: 01383-822944 or 01698-263814 (Mon-Fri, 7pm-9pm)
STAF Steamy Affairs
18 Popes Lane, Terrington St Clement, Norfolk PE34 4NT
Tel: 01553-828107 or 01327-342361
Email:
information@steamyaffairs.net
STDR Steam Dreams
PO Box 169, Albury, Guildford Surrey GU5 9YS
Tel: 01483-209888 (209801) Fax: 01483-209889
(EWS Training specials: 01483-209886)
Email:
info@steamdreams.co.uk
TFCY Twenty First Century Trains
Whiteshaw, Denholme, Bradford BD13 4NE
Tel: 01274-831298
Email:
trains@btinternet.com
TSPH Travelsphere Ltd
Compasss House, Rockingham Rd, Market Harborough LE16 7QD
Tel: 01858-410818
Email:
telesales@travelsphere.co.uk
VSOE Venice Simplon Orient Express
Sea Containers House, 20 Upper Ground, London SE1 9PF
Tel: 0845 077 2222 Fax: 0207 805 5908
Email:
oereservations.uk@orient-express.com
VSON Venice Simplon Orient Express - Northern Belle
Sea Containers House, 20 Upper Ground, London SE1 9PF
Tel: 0161 831 7900 or 0845 077 2222 Fax: 0207 805 5908
Email:
oereservations.northernbelle@orient-express.com
VNTL Vintage Trains Limited
Birmingham Railway Museum, 670 Warwick Road, Tyseley, Birmingham B11 2HL
Tel: 0121-707-4696 Fax: 0121-764-4645. Talking timetable: 0121-708-2002
WCRC West Coast Railway Company
Warton Road, Carnforth, Lancs LA5 9HX
Tel: 01463-239026 (JACOBITE bookings only)
or Tel: 0870 1245511 Fax: 01524-734708 (other enquiries)
Scarborough Spa Express tickets on the day at York or Scarborough station.
Group bookings only Tel: 0870 124551
WSXT Wessex Trains Ltd
PO Box 34067, Haslemere, Surrey GU27 3WE
Tel: 0870 747 3829 Fax: 01428 654144
Email:
enquiries@wessex-trains.com
26DR 26D Rail Re-creations
Dougie Hodgins, Bridge House, Church Brough, Kirkby Stephen, Cumbria CA17 4EN
Tel: 0161 797 5713 (Bob Branch)


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Steam Operating Companies


Operator Details
[ews] English Welsh and Scottish Railway
Rail Express Services (Charter Trains)
310 Goswell Road, London EC1V 7LW
[merlin] Merlin Rail Ltd
62 London Road, Maidstone, Kent ME16 8QL
Tel: 01622-688899 Fax: 01622-688855
[wcrc] West Coast Railway Company Ltd
Warton Road, Carnforth, Lancs LA5 9HX
Tel: 0870 1245511 Fax: 01524-734708


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Coaching stock


Set Details
(OC91)
(ex BN91)
EWS (formerly Rail Charter Services)
BR Mk 1 set "The Overlander"
BR Maroon livery (repainted from BR Crimson and Cream in early 2002)
(Dual air/vacuum brakes)
FO: 3100/10/19/31/32/33/44
TSO: 4915/16/46/49/96, 5008
BCK: 21245 BSK/G: 35469
RBR: 1671, RK: 80041, RMB: 1813
Based at Old Oak Common (formerly at Bounds Green)
(BN93) EWS (formerly Rail Charter Services)
BR Mk 1 set "The Pride of the Nation"
Green and cream livery (formerly LNWR Black/Light blue livery)
(Air brake only)
FO: 3097,3120/21/41/46/47/49
BCK: 21269
RBR: 1680/98
Based at Bounds Green (to move to Old Oak Common ?)
(BN94) EWS (formerly Rail Charter Services)
BR Mk 1 set "The London Standard"
BR Blue/grey livery (formerly in IC rasberry ripple)
(Air brake only)
FO: 3107/15/48
TSO: 4938/39/49/56/59/91/99, 5002/05
BCK: 21246 BFK: 17015
NEA/G 6311
RBR: 1658 RMB: 1832
Based at Bounds Green (to move to Old Oak Common ?)
(BN96) EWS (formerly Rail Charter Services)
BR Mk 1 set "The Golden Jubilee"
BR Southern Green Livery
(Air brake only)
FO: 3114/23/24/27/50
TSO: 4925/77/86, 5007/23/27/37
BFK: 17023
RBR: 1679/96
Based at Bounds Green (to move to Old Oak Common ?)
(CP01) Riviera Trains
BR Mk 1/2a set
BR(W) Chocolate and cream livery
(Dual air/vacuum brake)
FO: 3098, 3112/22/25/40
TSO: 4927/63, 5009/40
BCK: 21272
RBR: 1692
RMB: 1863
Based at Crewe
(CP02) Riviera Trains
BR Mk 1/2 set Various liveries
(to be repainted in Green and cream livery)
(Air brake only, some vehicles dual braked)
FO: 3066/68/69, 3125
TSO: 5309/31/35/81/86 5412
RBR: 1651/1691/97
RMB: 1842/50
BFK: 17056/79
Based at Crewe/Old Oak Common
(CP04) Riviera Trains
BR Mk 1/2 set, Oxford blue and cream livery
(Air brake only)
FO: 3181/88, 3223/28/40/44
TSO: 5276/92, 5322/41/66, 5647, 5879
RBR: 1683/99
BFK: 17105
Based at Crewe/Old Oak Common
(RP01) Daylight RailTours
BR Mk 1/2 set "The Green Train"
BR(S) Green livery
(Dual air/vacuum brakes)
TSO: 5171, 5216/22/36/37
BS0: 9392
RMB: 1840
FK: 13440/74
RBR: 1659
Based at Arlesford
(SRPS) Scottish Railway Preservation Society
BR Mk 1 set
BR Maroon livery
(Dual air/vacuum brake)
TSO: 4831/32/36/56, 5028
FO: 3096
FK: 13229/30
RBR: 1730
RMB: 1859
BSK: 35185
BCK: 21241
(TY01) Vintage Trains Ltd
BR Mk 1/2 set
BR Chocolate & Cream livery
(Vacuum brakes)
TSO: 5157/77/91
TSO: 5198
RMB: 1861
Saloon: 5067
BFK: 17018
Based at Tyseley
(VSOE)
(SL90)
Venice Simplon Orient Express
Pullman cars
Pullman Umber and cream livery
Based at Stewarts Lane
(VSON) Venice Simplon Orient Express Northern Belle
Refurbished Mk 2 set
Maroon and cream livery
(WCRP) West Coast Railway Company
BR ex-Manchester Pullman set
Pullman Umber & Cream livery
(Air brakes, electric heating)
PF (7)
FK (2)
BF (1)
Based at Carnforth
(WC01)
(WC02)
West Coast Railway Company
BR Mk 1 sets
BR Maroon livery
(Dual air/vacuum brakes)
TSO: 4931/51/54/58
FO: 3128
RMB: 1860
BCK: 21256
TSO: 3766, 4912, 5035
SK: 25756, 25806, 25808
RMB: 1882
BSK: 35459
Based at Carnforth
(WSXT) Wessex Trains
BR Mk 1/2 set
Pullman Umber and cream livery
Based at Old Oak Common


This coachimg stock information is indicative only. Set formations
are frequently changed and individual vehicles may often be swapped between sets.
Some trains may be formed with vehicles from two or more sets.

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