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August News – Along Western Lines & 60′s Weekend

WATCH THIS SPACE FOR NEWS ABOUT OUR 27TH SEPTEMBER DIESEL DAY. ALONGSIDE D5310 AND A DMU WE HOPE TO BE ABLE TO OFFER A RARE ADDITIONAL ATTRACTION! Along Western Lines D5310 will continue her most intensive year of operation yet at the LR, seeing 3 days … Continue reading

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60′s Weekend

D5310 will be working the 09:25, 12;00 and 14:30 trains from Llangollen on both days (Saturday 26th and Sunday 27th July) of 1960′s Weekend, alongside 80072, 3802 and 2 DMUs. Full TT available at: http://www.llangollen-railway.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/1960s-Weekend-Public-Timetable-2014-jpeg.jpg. D5310 will also work two evening trains on Saturday … Continue reading

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Classic Transport Weekend

D5310 will be working the 09:25, 12;00 and 14:30 trains from Llangollen on both days (Saturday 5th and Sunday 6th July) of Classic Transport Weekend, alongside 80072, 3802 and 2 DMUs. FREE vintage bus rides are on offer, along with the superb classic car rally at … Continue reading

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D5310 – 14th June

D5310 will be out and about again on Saturday 14th June, working a 3 trip C timetable diagram alongside a steam-hauled service. The 26 will cover the 09:55, 12:00 and 14:40 services from Llangollen. D5310 is seen below at Glyndyfrdwy during her … Continue reading

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D5310 – 25 & 26th May

Owing to continued unavailability of steam locomotives at Llangollen, D5310 will work over the bank holiday weekend, covering the 09:50, 12:10 and 14:40 departures from Llangollen on both Sunday 25th and Monday 26th of May. Thanks to George Jones for … Continue reading

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D5310 – Sunday 18th May

Due to the failure of BR standard class 4 tank 80072, D5310 will be working tomorrow’s steam diagram at Llangollen, working the 10:50, 13:00 and 15:10 departures from Llan – full timetable on LR website. Subject to final confirmation and … Continue reading

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D5310 – Saturday 3rd May Running Day

This Saturday, 3rd May sees D5310 out and about in the Dee Valley working 3 trips, departing Llangollen at 09:50, 12:10 and 14:40. A full timetable is available on the LR website. Our ‘Welsh Scotsman’ has now been at the railway for nearly … Continue reading

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Spring Diesel Day

A big thank you to everyone who supported our Spring Diesel Day yesterday, either as a volunteer or passenger. The weather wasn’t great, with a cold breeze, rain, sleet and snow showers, but it was a lot better than this … Continue reading

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Spring Diesel Day Timetable & 6940 News

Saturday 22nd’s Diesel Running Day will feature D5310 working 4 trips and the Class 127/108 hybrid DMU working 3 trips as follows:    6940 We can now unfortunately confirm that 6940 has suffered a fractured liner plate on the A side … Continue reading

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Spring Diesel Day – 6940 Not Available

A very productive working day was held on Sunday 2nd March, with 6 people including two new members turning up. Welcome Rich and Ian! D5310 received battery maintenance, a new windscreen wiper and was started and checked over, all appeared well. … Continue reading

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