GEN UPDATE: 5310 will haul Saturday 25th September’s workings, 31271 will haul trains on Sunday 26th September. All services are expected to run with the LR’s superb suburban coaches. Diesel haulage is also scheduled for 2nd, 3rd, 8th 9th, 10th and 29th October. Traction for October dates to be confirmed.
5310 ran well with 5 suburban coaches on both Friday 10th and 17th September, the 10th marking the first scheduled diesel-hauled train under under LR Trust operation. A big thanks to everyone who supported us in getting there! She is seen in Wendy Bailey’s photo below arriving at Glyndyfrdwy on Friday 17th September and nicely framed by the signalling.
31271 was run up, tested and passed as fit for traffic on the 10th of September, taking a short freight train to Pentrefelin and back. 271 will be in use on Sunday 26th September.