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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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EMRPS 6940 Charter

Saturday’s East Midland Railway Photographic Society charter was a well attended and successful event, despite truly hideous weather with heavy rain extant for much of the day and night. It was great to welcome the EMRPS and their impressive floodlighting … Continue reading

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The Dee Valley by Night

The year has seen a busier than usual start for us. D5310 has been used on several works trains on the Corwen extension, the first being on Friday 3rd January. The loco then took part in a successful Winter Warmer gala on … Continue reading

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Winter Warmer Gala

Happy new year to all our supporters and we hope you have had a good Christmas. D5310 will be taking part at this weekend’s Winter Warmer Gala at Llangollen on both Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th January 2014. Although haulage … Continue reading

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News & 2014 Operating Dates – Including January Action!

We are very pleased to be able to confirm our 2014 operating days at the Llangollen Railway. We look forward to being part of a very historic year for the Railway when we run our first trains to Corwen, although … Continue reading

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Autumn Diesel Day Thanks!

A big thank you to everyone who supported Saturday’s Autumn Diesel Day. Both D5310 and 6940 performed well and driver experiences with 08195 proved popular. The weather was kind, with a dull start giving way to a warm and bright Autumn … Continue reading

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Autumn Diesel Day

The event timetable is now confirmed. A copy can be downloaded here: Diesel Day Public Timetable Sept 2013. Depatures ex-Llan D5310: 10:00, 12:00, 14:00. 16:00. 6940: 11:00, 13:00, 15:00 Departures ex Carrog D5310: 11:00, 13:00, 15:00, 17:00. 6940: 12:00. 14:00, 16:00 Adult … Continue reading

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Latest News. Autumn Diesel Day – Saturday 21st September & 60′s Success

Plans are now coming together for our Autumn Diesel Day on Saturday 21st September. The event will feature 6940, D5310 and provisionally 08195 on a driver-for-a-fiver working, location tbc but the Bonwm extension has been requested! A beerex evening working … Continue reading

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