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Saturday 6th February 2016

The North Wales Coast Express (Railway Touring Company)

  • 46100 Liverpool Lime Street (pu) - Broad Green (pu) - Warrington Bank Quay (pu) - Frodsham (pu) - Chester (pu) - Rhyl - Llandudno Junction - Bangor (sd) - Holyhead (break/rev) & return

Additional Tour Information

Advertised by RTC as the first mainline working of No. 46100

Added 13:07 on Tuesday 27th October 2015

The Winter Cumbrian Mountain Express (Railway Touring Company)

  • 86259 London Euston (pu) - Watford Junction (pu) - Milton Keynes Central (pu) - Northampton (by service train to Rugby) - Rugby (pu) - Nuneaton (pu) - Crewe (pu) - Preston (pu) - Carnforth
  • 46233 or 60103 Carnforth - Shap - Carlisle (break/rev) - Carlisle - Appleby - S&C - Hellifield- Blackburn (set down for Preston-by service train) - Farington Junction
  • 86259 Farington Junction - Crewe (sd) - Nuneaton (sd) - Rugby (sd) - Northampton (by service train from Rugby) - Milton Keynes Central (sd) - Watford Junction (sd) - London Euston

Sunday 7th February 2016

Third Rail Centenary Tracker (Branch Line Society)

  • Merseyrail 508 x 2 Hooton Bay Platform (pu) - Dn Helsby - Hooton Platform 3 - Rock Ferry Platform 1 (pu) - ML1764 GPL (rev) - Hamilton Square - James Street Platform 1 (pu) (rev) - Birkenhead North Platform 3 (rev) - ML1523 GPL (rev) - Up & Down Through Siding - either Birkenhead North Depot Charlie Road or Birkenhead North Back Road (rev) - Up & Down Through Siding - Stock Interchange Line - Liverpool Central - Hunts Cross Platform 2 (rev) - Liverpool Central North Junction - Up Southport - Leeds Street Junction - Down Southport - Sandhills Platform 2 (rev) - Sandhills Reversing Siding (rev) - Sandhills Platform 1 - Up Southport - Bootle Junction - Down Southport - Southport Platform 1 (break) (rev) - Southport Signal 112 (rev) - Birkdale Sidings No. 2 Road (rev) - Marsh Lane Crossover (rev) - Hall Road Wallside Siding (subject to inspection) (rev) - Sandhills Reversing Siding (rev) - Bootle Junction (rev) - Sandhills Platform 1 (rev) - Kirkdale Depot (14 & 15 Roads requested) - Walton Platform 2 (rev) - Leeds Street Junction - Down Southport - Liverpool Central Reversing Siding (rev) - Stock Interchange Line - James Street Platform 2 (sd) - Rock Ferry Bay Platform 3 (sd) - Rock Ferry Platform 2 - Hooton Platform 2 -

Saturday 13th February 2016

The Valentine White Rose (Railway Touring Company)

  • 34067 London Kings Cross (pu) - Welwyn Garden City (pu) - Huntingdon (pu) - Peterborough (pu) - Grantham - Newark Northgate - Retford - Doncaster - York (break/rev) & return

Valentines Express (Vintage Trains)

  •   Tyseley Warwick Road (pu) - Birmingham Snow Hill (pu) - Worcester Shrub Hill - Oxford
  •   Oxford (pu) - Banbury - Leamington Spa - Solihull (sd) - Tyseley (NR)
Cancelled

Sunday 14th February 2016

The Red Rose (booking Agent UK Railtours) (A1 Steam Locomotive Trust)

  • 60163 London Paddington (pu) - Slough (pu) - Reading (pu) - Didcot Parkway - Oxford - Evesham - Worcester Shrub Hill
  • 60163 Worcester Shrub Hill - Cheltenham Spa - Stroud - Sapperton - Swindon - Reading (sd) - Slough (sd) - London Paddington

The Tin Bath (Railway Touring Company)

  • 44871 and 45407 Preston (pu) - Wigan North Western (pu) - Manchester Piccadilly (pu) - Stockport - Hope Valley - Sheffield (break) - Chapeltown - Wombwell - Barnsley - Penistone - Huddersfield - Brighouse - Copy Pit - Blackburn - Darwen - Bolton - Manchester Piccadilly (sd) - Altrincham - Northwich - Hartford - Warrington Bank Quay - Wigan North Western (sd) - Preston

Saturday 20th February 2016

The Pendle Dalesman (Compass By West Coast)

  • WCRC 47/57 Milton Keynes (pu) - Northampton (pu) - Long Buckby (pu) - Rugby (pu) - Coventry (pu) - Birmingham (pu) - Sandwell & Dudley (pu) - Woloverhampton (pu) - Stafford (pu) - Crewe - Blackburn - Hellifield
  • WCRC Steam Pool Hellifield - S&C - Carlisle
  • TBC Carlisle - Stafford (sd) - Wolverhampton (sd) - Sandwell & Dudley (sd) - Birmingham (sd) - Coventry (sd) - Rugby (sd) - Long Buckby (sd) - Northampton (sd) - Milton Keynes

The Fifty-Niner (Pathfinder Tours)

  • DBS Class 59/2 Banbury (pu) - Leamington Spa (pu) - Coventry (pu) - Birmingham International (pu) - Birmingham New Street (pu) - Barnt Green (pu) - Blackwell Down Goods Loop - Cheltenham Spa (pu) - Haresfield Down Goods Loop - Bristol Parkway (pu) - Bristol Temple Meads (pu) -
  • Mendip 59 Bristol Temple Meads - Bath Spa - Bathampton Up Loop - Westbury Down Reception -
  • mendip 59 x 2 tnt Westbury Down Reception - Frome North Junction - Whatley Quarry Railhead (rev) - Frome Up Goods - Frome North Junction - Blatchbridge Junction - East Somerset Junction - Merehead Quarry Junction - Whites Crossing Siding - via Departure Lines - Merehead (A361 bridge) - via Departure Lines - Whites Crossing Siding - Merehead Quarry Junction - via Arrival Lines - Merehead (A361 bridge)- Merehead Quarry Junction - Clink Road Junction - Fairwood Junction - Westbury Up Reception - Bath Spa Down Goods Loop - East Depot Down Goods Loop - Bristol Temple Meads (sd) -
  • DBS Class 59/2 Bristol Temple Meads - Bristol Parkway (sd) - Cheltenham Spa (sd) - Barnt Green (sd) - Birmingham New Street (sd) - Birmingham International (sd) - Coventry (sd) - Leamington Spa (sd) - Banbury

The Winter Cumbrian Mountain Express (Railway Touring Company)

  • 86259 London Euston (pu) - Watford Junction (pu) - Milton Keynes Central (pu) - Northampton (by service train to Rugby) - Rugby (pu) - Nuneaton (pu) - Crewe (pu) - Preston (pu) - Carnforth
  • 46233 or 46100 or 46115 Carnforth - Shap - Carlisle (break/rev) - Carlisle - Appleby - S&C - Hellifield- Blackburn (set down for Preston-by service train) - Farington Junction
  • 86259 Farington Junction - Crewe (sd) - Nuneaton (sd) - Rugby (sd) - Northampton (by service train from Rugby) - Milton Keynes Central (sd) - Watford Junction (sd) - London Euston

Thursday 25th February 2016

Flying Scotsman-Inaugural London-York Run (National Railway Museum)

  • 60103 London Kings Cross (pu) - York
  • Diesel tba York (pu) - London Kings Cross

Saturday 27th February 2016

North Midlands Tracker (Branch Line Society)

  • EMT Class 156 x 2 Crewe (pu) - Stoke on Trent (pu) - Caverswall Up Goods Loop - Castle Donnington - Trent East to South Junctions - Syston North to east Junctions - Melton Mowbray Up Goods Loop - Oakham - Corby - Kettering (rev) - Winston North Junction (Up & Down Goods Loop) - Great Central Railway North (rev) - Toton Down High Level Line - Barrow Hill (rev) - Ambergater Loop - Breadsall Loop - Derby Up Goods/Down Goods West - Uttoxeter (sd) - Caverswall Down Goods Loop - Stoke on Trent (sd) - Crewe

The Winter Cumbrian Mountain Express (Railway Touring Company)

  • 86259 London Euston (pu) - Watford Junction (pu) - Milton Keynes Central (pu) - Northampton (by service train to Rugby) - Rugby (pu) - Nuneaton (pu) - Crewe (pu) - Preston (pu) - Carnforth
  • 46233 or 46100 or 46115 Carnforth - Shap - Carlisle (break/rev) - Carlisle - Appleby - S&C - Hellifield- Blackburn (set down for Preston-by service train) - Farington Junction
  • 86259 Farington Junction - Crewe (sd) - Nuneaton (sd) - Rugby (sd) - Northampton (by service train from Rugby) - Milton Keynes Central (sd) - Watford Junction (sd) - London Euston

Tuesday 1st March 2016

The Cathedrals Express (Steam Dreams)

  • 6201 London Paddington (pu) - Slough (pu) - Twyford (pu) - Reading (pu) - Swindon (pu) - Bath Spa (sd) - Cardiff Central (break/rev) & return

Saturday 5th March 2016

The Winter Cumbrian Mountain Express (Railway Touring Company)

  • 86259 London Euston (pu) - Watford Junction (pu) - Milton Keynes Central (pu) - Northampton (by service train to Rugby) - Rugby (pu) - Nuneaton (pu) - Crewe (pu) - Preston (pu) - Carnforth
  • 46233 or 46100 or 46115 Carnforth - Shap - Carlisle (break/rev) - Carlisle - Appleby - S&C - Hellifield- Blackburn (set down for Preston-by service train) - Farington Junction
  • 86259 Farington Junction - Crewe (sd) - Nuneaton (sd) - Rugby (sd) - Northampton (by service train from Rugby) - Milton Keynes Central (sd) - Watford Junction (sd) - London Euston

Saturday 12th March 2016

The Pendle Dalesman (Compass By West Coast)

  • WCRC 47/57 Hereford (pu) - Ledbury (pu) - Great Malvern (pu) - Worcester (pu) - Droitwich Spa (pu) - Bromsgrove (pu) - Longbridge (pu) - Walsall (pu) - Bloxwich (pu) - Cannock (pu) - Rugeley - Stafford - Crewe - Blackburn - Hellifield
  • WCRC Steam Pool Hellifield - S&C - Carlisle
  • tba Carlisle (pu) - Rugeley (sd) - Cannock (sd) - Bloxwich (sd) - Walsall (sd) - Longbridge (sd) - Bromsgrove (sd) - Droitwich Spa (sd) - Worcester (sd) - Great Malvern (sd) - Ledbury (sd) - Hereford

The Winter Cumbrian Mountain Express (Railway Touring Company)

  • 86259 London Euston (pu) - Watford Junction (pu) - Milton Keynes Central (pu) - Northampton (by service train to Rugby) - Rugby (pu) - Nuneaton (pu) - Crewe (pu) - Preston (pu) - Carnforth
  • 46233 or 46100 or 46115 Carnforth - Shap - Carlisle (break/rev) - Carlisle - Appleby - S&C - Hellifield- Blackburn (set down for Preston-by service train) - Farington Junction
  • 86259 Farington Junction - Crewe (sd) - Nuneaton (sd) - Rugby (sd) - Northampton (by service train from Rugby) - Milton Keynes Central (sd) - Watford Junction (sd) - London Euston

Additional Tour Information

This is likely to be the last working for No. 46233 Duchess of Sutherland before winter maintenance and a repaint into LMS maroon livery.

Added 22:06 on Sunday 11th October 2015

The Cathedrals Express (Steam Dreams)

  • WCRC Class 47/57 East Grinstead (pu) - Lingfield (pu) - Oxted (pu) - Upper Warlingham (pu) - Hayes & Harlington (pu) - West London area
  • 6201 West London area - Reading - Didcot - Oxford - Worcester Shrub Hill
  • 6201 Worcester Shrub Hill (pu) - Oxford - Didcot - Reading - West London area
  • WCRC Class 47/57 West London area - Hayes & Harlington (sd) - Upper Warlingham (sd) - Oxted (sd) - Lingfield (sd) - East Grinstead

Tre Pol And Pen (UK Railtours)

  • tbc London Euston (pu) - Slough (pu) - Reading (pu) - Newbury (pu) - Westbury - Castle cary - Taunton - Exeter St. Davids - Totnes - Plymouth - Liskeard - Lostwithiel - Golant - Carne Point
  • tbc Carne Point - Golant - Lostwithiel
  • tbc Lostwithiel - St. Austell - Burngullow Junction - Parkandillack
  • tbc Parkandillack - Burngullow Junction - St.Austell - Liskeard - Plymouth - Totnes - Exeter St. Davids - Taunton - Castle Cary - Westbury - Newbury (sd) - Reading (sd) - Slough (sd) - London Euston

The Red Dragon (Vintage Trains)

  • 4965 Tyseley Warwick Road (pu) - Birminghm Snow Hill (pu) - Stourbridge Junction (pu) - Worcester Shrub Hill (pu) - Gloucester - Chepstow - Newport - Cardiff Central (break/rev) & return

Wednesday 16th March 2016

The Wight & Sussex Express (Compass By West Coast)

  • WCRC 47/57 Hooton (pu) - Bache (pu) - Wrexham General (pu) - Gobowen (pu) - Shrewsbury (pu) - Wellington (pu) - Telford Central (pu) - Wolverhampton (pu) - Rowley Regis (pu) - Stourbridge Junction (pu) - Kidderminster (pu) - Worcester Shrub Hill (pu) - Cheltenham Spa - Bristol Parkway - Bath Spa - Westbury - Salisbury - Romsey - Eastleigh - Portsmouth Harbour (break/rev) & return

Thursday 17th March 2016

The Cathedrals Express (Steam Dreams)

  • 6201 London Kings Cross (pu) - Hertford North (pu) - Stevenage (pu) - Huntingdon (pu) - Peterborough (pu) - Lincoln (break/rev) & return

Additional Tour Information

Destination now Lincoln instead of York

Added 20:16 on Wednesday 30th December 2015

Saturday 19th March 2016

The Midday Scot (Railway Touring Company)

  • 46233 Manchester Victoria (pu) - Wigan North Western (pu) - Preston (pu) - Shap - Carlisle (pu) - Beattock - Carstairs - Edinburgh Waverley -
  • WCRC Class 47/57 Edinburgh Waverley (pu) - Carstairs - Beattock - Carlisle (sd) - Shap - Preston (sd) - Wigan North Western (sd) - Manchester Victoria

The Cathedrals Express (Steam Dreams)

  • WCRC 47/57 Southend East (pu) - Basildon (pu) - Upminster - West Hampstead (pu) - London Area
  • 6201 London Area - tba - Oxford (sd) - Worcester Shrub Hill
  • 6201 Worcester Shrub Hill (pu) - Oxford (pu) - tba - London Area
  • WCRC 47/57 London Area - West Hampstead (sd) - Upminster (sd) - Basildon (sd) - Southend East

Sunday 20th March 2016

The Fife Circle (SRPS Railtours)

  • Diesel tbc Linlithgow (pu) - Edinburgh Waverley (pu) - Galashiels (pu) - Shawfair (pu) - Tweedbank (pu)
  • 46233 Tweedbank - Edinburgh Suburban - Dalmeny - Forth Bridge - Inverkeithing - Kirkcaldy - Cowdenbeath - Dunfermline Town - Linlithgow (sd) - Edinburgh Waverley (sd) - Shawfair (sd) - Galashiels (sd) - Tweedbank (route subject to confirmation)

Wednesday 23rd March 2016

The Royal Windsor Express (Compass By West Coast)

  • WCRC 47/57 Holyhead (pu) - Llanfairpwll (pu) - Bangor (pu) - Llandudno Junction (pu) - Colwyn Bay (pu) - Rhyl (pu) - Flint (pu) - Chester (pu) - Crewe (pu) - Stafford (pu) - Lichfield Trent Valley (pu) - Kensington Olympia (sd) - Windsor & Eton Riverside (break/rev) & return

Saturday 26th March 2016

The Generating Finale (Pathfinder Tours)

  • DBS Class 60 Eastleigh (pu) - Basingstoke (pu) - Reading West (pu) - Didcot Parkway (pu) - Oxford (pu) - Banbury (pu) - Leamington Spa (pu) - Dorridge (pu) - Tyseley - Landor Street - Water Orton - Tamworth High Level - Burton upon Trent (pu) - Stenson Junction - Castle Donnington - Sheet Stores Junction - Toton TMD -
  • DBS Class 66 and DBS Class 60 tnt Toton TMD - Langley Mill - Pinxton - Kirkby in Ashfield - Shireoaks - Brancliffe East Junction - Maltby Colliery Signal Box - St. Catherines Junction - Kirk Sandall Junction - Knottingley South to East Junctions - Whitley Bridge - Eggborough Power Station
  • DBS Class 60 and DBS Class 66 tnt Egg borough Power Station - Whitley Bridge - Sudforth Lane Signal Box - Knottingley East to West Junctions - Ferrybridge North Junction - Ferrybridge Power Station
  • DBS Class 60 and DBS Class 66 tnt Ferrybridge Power Station - Moorthorpe - Swinton - Masborough Junction - Beighton Junction - Westthorpe Run Round Loop
  • DBS Class 66 Westthorpe Run Round Loop - Beighton Junction - Sheffield - Chesterfield - Derby - Burton upon Trent (sd) - Tamworth High Level - Water ~orton - Landor Street - Tyseley - Dorridge (sd) - Leamington Spa (sd) - Banbury (sd) - Oxford (sd) - Didcot Parkway (sd) - Reading West (sd) - Basingstoke (sd) - Eastleigh

The Royal Scot (Railway Touring Company)

  • 46233 Glasgow Central (pu) - Carstairs (pu) - Carlisle - Shap - Preston - Liverpool Lime Street
  • WCRC Class 47/57 Liverpool Lime Street (pu) - Preston - Shap - Carlisle - Beattock - Carstairs (sd) - Glasgow Central

Cumbrian Mountaineer (Vintage Trains)

  • 47773 Tyseley Warwick Road (pu) - Birmingham New Street (pu) - Wolverhampton (pu) - Stafford (pu) - Crewe (pu) - Wigan North Western - Blackburn - Hellifield
  • WCRC steam pool Hellifield - S&C - Appleby - Carlisle
  • WCRC steam pool Carlisle - Penrith Northern Lakes - Shap - Carnforth
  • 47773 Carnforth - Preston - Wigan North Western - Crewe (sd) - Stafford (sd) - Wolverhampton (sd) - Birmingham New Street (sd) - Tyseley Warwick Road

Saturday 2nd April 2016

The Devon Belle (A1 Steam Locomotive Trust)

  • 60163 London Waterloo (pu) - Surbiton - Woking - Basingstoke (pu) - Andover - salisbury - Yeovil Junction - Honiton - Exeter St. Davids
  • 60163 Exeter St. Davids (pu) - Taunton - castle Cary - westbury - Newbury - Reading (sd for Basingstoke) - Ascot - Twickenham - London Victoria

The Wansbeck (Railway Touring Company)

  • 61994 and 62005 York (pu) - Darlington (pu) - Durham (pu) - Newcastle upon Tyne (pu) - Benton Junction - Blyth & Tyne - Bedlington - Marches House & Ashington Junctions - Lynemouth Colliery - Lynemouth Power Station
  • 61994 and 62005 Lynemouth Power Station - Lynemouth Colliery - Winning & West Sleekburn Junctions - Bedlington - Newsdham - Benton North Junction - Newcastle upon Tyne - Durham - Ferryhill - Stockton - Middlesbrough - Redcar - Boulby
  • 61994 and 62005 Boulby - Redcar - Grangetown
  • WCRC 47/57 Grangetown - Middlesbrough - Eaglescliffe - Darlington - Durham - ~Newcastle upon Tyne (sd) - Durham (sd) - Darlington (sd) - York

The Cumbrian Mountain Express (Railway Touring Company)

  • 86259 London Euston (pu) - (Watford Junction - by service train to Milton Keynes Central) (pu) - Milton Keynes Central (pu) - (Northampton by service train to Rugby) - Rugby (pu) - Nuneaton (pu) - Stafford - Crewe (pu) - Preston (pu) - Carnforth
  • 46100 or 46115 Carnforth -Shap - Carlisle
  • 46100 or 46115 Carlisle (pu) - Appleby - S&C - Hellifield - Blackburn (sd) (for Preston) - Farington Junction
  • 86259 Farmington Junction - Crewe (sd) - Stafford - Nuneaton (sd) - Rugby (sd) (for Northampton) - Milton Keynes Central (sd) (for Watford Junction) - London Euston

The Cathedrals Express (Steam Dreams)

  • 6201 London Euston (pu) - Milton Keynes Central (pu) - Northampton (pu) - Rugby (pu) - Nuneaton (pu) - Lichfield Trent Valley (pu) (sd) - Stafford - Crewe - Chester (break/rev) & return

Wednesday 6th April 2016

The Cumbrian Lakeland (Compass By West Coast)

  • WCRC 47/57 Southport (pu) - Burscough Bridge (pu) - Parbold (pu) - Wigan (pu) - Westhoughton (pu) - Bolton (pu) - Manchester Victoria (pu) - Rochdale (pu) - Todmorden (pu) - Calder valley - Hellifield - S&C - Carlisle
  • WCRC Class 47/57 Carlisle - Maryport - Workington - Ravenglass - Ulverston - Grange-overf-Sands - Carnforth - Todmorden (sd) - Rochdale (sd) - Manchester Victoria (sd) - Bolton (sd) - Westhoughton (sd) - Wigan (sd) - Parbold (sd) - Burscough Bridge (sd) - Southport

Saturday 9th April 2016

The Deltic Borderer (Pathfinder Tours)

  • DBS Class 67 Derby (pu) - Long Eaton (pu) - Alfreton (pu) - Chesterfield (pu) - Sheffield (pu) - Swinton (pu) - Church Fenton (pu) - York
  • 55009 York - Newcastle upon Tyne - Berwick upon Tweed - Edinburgh Suburban Lines - Tweedbank
  • To be confirmed Tweedbank - Edinburgh Waverley
  • 55009 Edinburgh Waverley - Berwick upon Tweed - Newcastle upon Tyne - York (sd) -
  • DBS Class 67 York - Church Fenton (sd) - Swinton (sd) - Sheffield (sd) - Chesterfield (sd) - Alfreton (sd) - Long Eaton (sd) - Derby

The Cumbrian Coast Express (Railway Touring Company)

  • 86259 London Euston (pu) - (Watford Junction - by service train to Milton Keynes Central) (pu) - Milton Keynes Central (pu) - (Northampton by service train to Rugby) - Rugby (pu) - Nuneaton (pu) - Stafford - Crewe (pu) - Preston (pu) - Carnforth
  • 46100 or 46115 Carnforth - Grange over Sands - Ulverston - Ravenglass - Whitehaven - Workington - Maryport - Carlisle
  • 46100 or 46115 Carlisle - Shap - Carnforth
  • 86259 Carnforth - Preston (sd) - Crewe (sd) - Stafford - Nuneaton (sd) - Rugby (sd) (for Northampton) - Milton Keynes Central (sd) (for Watford Junction) - London Euston

The Moonraker (Vintage Trains)

  • 5043 Solihull (pu) - Dorridge (pu) - Warwick Parkway (pu) - Banbury (pu) - Oxford - Didcot - Reading West - Basingstoke - Andover - Salisbury (break/rev) & return

Sunday 10th April 2016

The Maybach Yorky (Pathfinder Tours)

  • D1015 Derby (pu) - Ambergate Junction - Belper - Chesterfield (pu) - Sheffield - Swinton - Moorthorpe - Milford Junction - York
  • D1015 York (pu) - Church Fenton - Sherburn Junction - Gascoign Wood Junction - Hamilton West to East Junctions - Selby West Junction - Selby Canal Junction - Temple Hirst Junction - Doncaster - Mexborough - Thrybergh Junction - Masborough North Junction - Beighton Junction - Chesterfield (sd) - Belper - Ambergate Junction - Derby

Wednesday 13th April 2016

The Cathedrals Express (Steam Dreams)

  • 6201 West Brompton (pu) - Cheam (pu) - Leatherhead (pu) - Guildford (pu) - Haslemere (pu) - Havant (pu) - Hedge End - Salisbury (sd) (pu) - Bath Spa (sd) - Bristol Temple Meads (break/rev) & return

Saturday 16th April 2016

The Plymothian Sprinter (Devon & Cornwall Rail Preservation Society)

  • SWT Class 159 Salisbury (pu) - Westbury (pu) - Taunton (pu) - Paignton - Newton Abbot - Plymouth and return

The Cotswolds Adventurer (NENTA Traintours)

  • WCRC Class 47/57 North Waltham (pu) - Hoveton & Wroxham (pu) - Norwich (pu) - Diss (pu) - Stowmarket (pu) - Ipswich (pu) - Manningtree (pu) - Colchester (pu) - Witham (pu) - Chelmsford (pu) - Stratford (pu) - Cheltenham Spa (sd) - Worcester Shrub Hill (break/rev) & return

The Cotswold Venturer (Railway Touring Company)

  • 34067 Poole (pu) - Bournemouth (pu) - Christchurch (pu) - Brockenhurst (pu) - Southampton (pu) - Salisbury (pu) - Westbury - Bath Spa - North Somerset to Dr. Days Junction - Lawrence Hill - Bristol Parkway - Cheltenham - Worcester Shrub Hill
  • 34067 Worcester Shrub Hill (pu) - Evesham - Moreton-in-Marsh - Oxford - Didcot - Trowbridge - Westbury - Salisbury (sd) - Southampton Central (sd) - Brockenhurst (sd) - Christchurch (sd) - Bournemouth (sd) - Poole

The Scot Commemorative (Railway Touring Company)

  • 46100 or 46115 Crewe (pu) - Wigan North Western (pu) - Blackburn (pu) - Hellifield - S&C - Appleby -Carlisle
  • 46100 or 46115 Carlisle (pu) - Shap - Carnforth - Preston (sd) (for Blackburn) - Wigan North Western (sd) - Crewe

The Gloucester Old Spot (UK Railtours)

  • To be confirmed Clapham Junction (pu) - Finsbury Park (pu) - Potters Bar (pu) - Stevenage (pu) - Peterborough -Leicester - Nuneaton - Water Orton - Camp Hill Line - Bromsgrove - Gloucester
  • To be confirmed Gloucester (pu) - Stroud - Sapperton - Kemble - Swindon - Reading - Ascot - Clapham Junction (sd) - Finsbury Park (sd) - Potters Bar (sd) - Stevenage

Sunday 17th April 2016

The Cathedrals Express (Steam Dreams)

  •   London Paddington (pu) - Gerrards Cross (pu) - Bicester North (pu) - Oxford Parkway (pu) - Goring & Streatley - Salisbury (break/rev) & return
Cancelled

The Tarker Tourer 125 Special (UK Railtours)

  • GWR HST London Paddington (pu) - Slough (pu) - Reading (pu) - Newbury - Westbury - Castle Cary - Taunton - Exeter St. Davids (rev) - Crediton - Barnstable (break/rev) & return

Thursday 21st April 2016

The Cathedrals Express (Queens 90th Birthday) Morning Surrey Hills Circular (Steam Dreams)

  • 6201 London Victoria - Woking - Guildford - Shalford - Dorking - reigate - East Croydon = London Victoria

The Cathedrals Express (Queens 90th Birthday) Evening Tour (Steam Dreams)

  • 6201 Windsor & Eton Riverside (pu) - London Evening Tour

Friday 22nd April 2016

The Spring West Highlander: Day 1 (Pathfinder Tours)

  • To be confirmed Eastleigh (pu) - Salisbury (pu) - Westbury (pu) - Chippenham (pu) - Swindon (pu) - Oxford (pu) - Banbury (pu) - Leamington Spa (pu) - Coventry (pu) - Nuneaton (pu) - Stafford (pu) - Crewe (pu) - Preston - Carlisle - Beattock - Glasgow area - Helenburgh Upper - Crianlarich - Rannoch - Fort William

Saturday 23rd April 2016

The Salopian Express (Compass By West Coast)

  • WCRC 47/57 Dumfries (pu) - Annan (pu) - Gretna Green (pu) - Carlisle (pu) - Penrith Northern Lakes (pu) - Oxenholm Lake District (pu) - Lancaster (pu) - Preston
  • WCRC Steam Pool Preston (pu) - Chester - Wrexham General - Shrewsbury
  • WCRC Steam Pool Shrewsbury (pu) - tba - Preston (sd)
  • WCRC 47/57 Preston - Lancaster (sd) - Oxenhole Lake District (sd) - Penrith Northern Lakes (sd) - Carlisle (sd) - Gretna Green (sd) - Annan (sd) - Dumfries

The Spring West Highlander: Day 2 (Pathfinder Tours)

The Cathedrals Express (Steam Dreams)

  • 6201 London Paddington (pu) - Slough (pu) - Twyford (pu) - Reading (pu) - Oxford (pu) (sd) - Warwick (sd) - Stratford upon Avon (break/rev) & return

Ticket To Ryde (UK Railtours)

  • SWT Class 159 London Waterloo (pu) - Woking (pu) - Portsmouth Harbour (then by ferry to Ryde Pier Head) (break/rev) & return

Sunday 24th April 2016

The Spring West Highlander: Day 3 (Pathfinder Tours)

  • To be confirmed Fort William (pu) - Crianlarich (rev) - Oban (break/rev) & return

Monday 25th April 2016

The Spring West Highlander: Day 4 (Pathfinder Tours)

  • To be confirmed Fort William (pu) - Rannoch - Crianlarich - Helensburgh Upper - Glasgow area - Beattock - Carlisle - Preston - Crewe (sd) - Stafford (sd) - Nuneaton (sd) - Coventry (sd) - Leamington Spa (sd) - Banbury (sd) - Oxford (sd) - Swindon (sd) - Chippenham (sd) - Westbury (sd) - Salisbury (sd) - Eastleigh

Tuesday 26th April 2016

Great Britain IX : Day 1 (Railway Touring Company)

  • 34046 and 70000 London Victoria (pu) - Kensington Olympia - Acton Main Line - Reading - Newbury - Taunton - Exeter - Dawlish - Newton Abbot - Totnes - Plymouth - Penzance

Wednesday 27th April 2016

Great Britain IX : Day 2 (Railway Touring Company)

Thursday 28th April 2016

Great Britain IX : Day 3 (Railway Touring Company)

  • 46100 Bristol Temple Meads - Severn Tunnel - Newport - Abergavenny - Ludlow - Shrewsbury - Gobowen - Chester - Frodsham - Warrington - Preston - Lancaster - Grange-over-Sands

The Cathedrals Express (Steam Dreams)

  • WCRC 47/57 Rainham (Kent) (pu) - Rochester (pu) - Meopham (pu) - Bromley South (pu) - West Brompton (pu) - West London
  • 6201 West London - Gloucester
  • 6201 Gloucester - West London
  • WCRC 47/57 West London - West Brompton (sd) - Bromley South (sd) - Meopham (sd) - Rochester (sd) - Rainham (Kent)

Friday 29th April 2016

Great Britain IX : Day 4 (Railway Touring Company)

  • 46115 Grange-over-Sands - Ravenglass - Workington - Carlisle - Beattock - Carstairs - Cobbinshaw - Edinburgh Waverley

Saturday 30th April 2016

The Cornish Explorer (Compass By West Coast)

  • WCRC 47/57 Chester (pu) - Wrexham General (pu) - Ruabon (pu) - Gobowen (pu) - Shrewsbury (pu) - Craven Arms (pu) - Ludlow (pu) - Leominster (pu) - Hereford (pu) - Bristol Temple Meads (pu) - St. Austell (sd) - Truro (sd) - Penzance (break/rev) & return

Great Britain IX : Day 5 (Railway Touring Company)

  • 70013 Edinburgh Waverley - Forth Bridge - Ladybank - Dundee - Montrose - Stonehaven - Aberdeen - Keith - Elgin - Inverness

The Pines Express (UK Railtours)

  • Class 86 London Euston (pu) - Milton keynes Central (pu) - Rugby - Nuneaton - Stoke on Trent - Stockport - Manchester Piccadilly
  • GBRf Class 66/7 Manchester Piccadilly - Stoke on Trent - Colwich Junction - Rugeley Town - Walsall - Birmingham Area - Leamington Spa - Oxford - Reading West - Basingstoke - Southampton Central - Bournemouth
  • Class 73 x 2 Bournemouth - Southampton Central - Basingstoke - London Waterloo

Sunday 1st May 2016

Great Britain IX : Day 6 (Railway Touring Company)

  • 45407 and 44871 Inverness - Beauly - Dingwall - Invergordon - Lairg - Dunrobin Castle - Georgemas Junction - Wick
  • WCRC Class 47 Wick - Georgemas Junction - Dingwall - Inverness

Monday 2nd May 2016

Great Britain IX : Day 7 (Railway Touring Company)

  • 45407 Inverness - Dingwall - Achnashellach - Kyle of Lochalsh and return

Tuesday 3rd May 2016

Great Britain IX : Day 8 (Railway Touring Company)

  • 45407 and 44871 Inverness - Slochd Summit - Aviemore - Pitlochry - Perth
  • 70013 Perth - Gleneagles - Stirling - Larbert - Mossend - Carstairs - Beattock - Carlisle - Penrith - Shap - Oxenholme Lake District

Wednesday 4th May 2016

Great Britain IX : Day 9 (Railway Touring Company)

  • 45690 and 45699 Grange-over-Sands - Carnforth - Lancaster - Preston - Blackburn - Copy Pit - Todmorden - Hebden Bridge - Healey Mills - Wakefield Kirkgate - Donacster
  • 60009 Doncaster - Retford - Newark - Grantham - Peterborough - London King's Cross

Thursday 5th May 2016

The Cathedrals Express (Steam Dreams)

  • WCRC Class 47/57 Horsham (pu) - Dorking (Main) (pu) - Leatherhead (pu) - Epsom (pu) - Cheam (pu) - West Brompton (pu) - West London area
  • 6201 West London area (tbc) - Gloucester
  • 6201 Gloucester - West London area (tbc)
  • WCRC Class 47/57 West London area (tbc) - West Brompton (sd) - Cheam (sd) - Epsom (sd) - Leatherhead (sd) - Dorking (Main) (sd) - Horsham

Saturday 7th May 2016

The Western Challenger (Pathfinder Tours)

  • D1015 London Paddington (pu) - Plymouth
  • D1015 Plymouth - Okehampton
  • D1015 Okehampton - Exeter St. Davids - Salisbury (sd) - Basingstoke (sd) - London Waterloo

The Buxton Spa Express (Railway Touring Company)

  • WCRC Class 47/57 Preston (pu) - Wigan North Western (pu) - Bolton (pu) - Manchester Victoria
  • 70013 Manchester Victoria (pu) - Stockport - Whaley Bridge - Buxton Spa
  • 70013 Buxton Spa (pu) - Peak Forest - Edale - Hathersage - Dore - Sheffield - Moorthorpe - Wakefield Kirkgate - Mirfield - Brighouse - Calder Valley - Copy Pit - Blackburn - Darwen - Bolton - Manchester Victoria (sd) -
  • WCRC Class 47/57 Manchester Victoria - Bolton (sd) - Wigan North Western (sd) - Preston

The Heart Of Wales (Railway Touring Company)

  • WCRC Class 47/57 Bristol Temple Meads (pu) - Filton Abbey Wood (pu) - Newpprt (pu) -
  • 48151 Newport - Cardiff Central - Neath - Swansea District Line - Hendy Junction - Pantyffynnon - Llandovery - Llandrindod Wells (break) - Knighton - Craven Arms - Shrewsbury
  • WCRC Class 47/57 Shrewsbury - Craven Arms - Hereford - Abergavenny - Severn Tunnel - Filton Abbey Wood (sd) - (Newport by service train) - Bristol Temple Meads

The Heart Of Wales (Railway Touring Company)

  • WCRC Class 47/57 Bristol Temple Meads (pu) - Filton Abbey Wood (pu) - Newpprt (pu) -
  • 48151 Newport - Cardiff Central - Neath - Swansea District Line - Hendy Junction - Pantyffynnon - Llandovery - Llandrindod Wells (break) - Knighton - Craven Arms - Shrewsbury
  • WCRC Class 47/57 Shrewsbury - Craven Arms - Hereford - Abergavenny - Severn Tunnel - Filton Abbey Wood (sd) - (Newport by service train) - Bristol Temple Meads

Plockton & Kyle Of Lochalsh (SRPS Railtours)

  • Diesel tbc Tweedbank (pu) - Galashiels (pu) - Eskbank (pu) - Shawfair (pu) - Edinburgh Waverley (pu) - Dalmeny (pu) - Forth Bridge - Dalgety Bay (pu) - Kirkcaldy (pu) - Ladybank (pu) - Perth (pu) - Plockton (sd) - Kyle of Lochalsh (break/rev) & return

Tuesday 10th May 2016

The Cathedrals Express (Steam Dreams)

  • WCRC 47/57 London Kings Cross (pu) - Hertford North (pu) - Hitchin (pu) - Huntingdon (pu) - Retford (pu) - Doncaster (pu) - York (sd) -
  • 60103 York (pu) - Durham (sd) - Newcastle upon Tyne
  • 60103 Newcastle upon Tyne (pu) - Durham (pu) - York
  • WCRC 47/57 York (pu) - Doncaster (sd) - Retford (sd) - Huntingdon (sd) - Hitchin (sd) - Hertford North (sd) - London King Cross

The Atlantic Star (UK Railtours)

  • Class 86/87 London Kings Cross (pu) - Potters Bar (pu) - York
  • 66779 York (pu) - Potters bar (sd) - London Kimgs Cross

Saturday 14th May 2016

The Yorkshire Dales Explorer (Pathfinder Tours)

  • GBRf Class 66/7 Salisbury (pu) - Warminster (pu) - Westbury (pu) - Trowbridge (pu) - Bath Spa (pu) - Filton Abbey Wood (pu) - Cwmbran (pu) - Abergavenny (pu) - Hereford (pu) - Shrewsbury - Crewe - Preston - Carnforth - Wennington - Hellifield (sd) - Skipton (sd) - Keighley (sd) - Leeds (break/rev) & return

The Royal Wessex (Railway Touring Company)

  • 34067 Three Bridges (pu) - Haywards Heath (pu) - Preston Park (pu) - Hove (pu) - Worthing (pu) - Bournemouth (sd) - Wareham (sd) - Weymouth (break/rev) & return

The Coast To Coast Express (Railway Touring Company)

  • 46100 or 46115 Liverpool Line Street (pu) - St. Helens Junction (pu) - Manchester Victoria (pu) - Staybridge - Standedge - Huddersfield (pu) - Wakefield Kirkgate - Castleford - York (sd) - Scarborough (break/rev) & return

The Coast To Coast Express (Railway Touring Company)

  • 46100 or 46115 Liverpool Lime Street (pu) - St. Helens Junction (pu) - Manchester Victoria (pu) - Staybridge - Standedge - Huddersfield (pu) - Wakefield Kirkgate - Castleford - York (sd) - Scarborough (break/rev) & return

The Flying Scotsman To Edinburgh (Steam Dreams)

  • WCRC Class 47/57 London Kings Cross (pu) - Potters Bar (pu) - Stevenage (pu) - St. Neots (pu) - Grantham (pu) - York (pu) (sd) -
  • 60103 York (pu) - Newcastle upon Tyne - Berwick upon Tweed - Edinburgh Waverley

The Quantock Belle (Belmond British Pullman Stock) (UK Railtours)

  • DBS Class 59 Lodon Victoria (pu) - Basingstoke - Salisbury - Westbury - Taunton - Bishops Lydeard - Minehead
  • DBS Class 59 Minehead (pu) - Bishops Lydeard - Taunton - Westbury - Newbury - Reading - London Victoria

Monday 16th May 2016

The Flying Scotsman To Edinburgh (Steam Dreams)

  • 60103 Edinburgh Waverley (pu) - Berwick upon Tweed - Newcastle upon Tyne - York
  • WCRC Class 47/57 York (pu) - Grantham (sd) - St. Neots (sd) - Stevenage (sd) - Potters Bar (sd) - London Kings Cross

Tuesday 17th May 2016

The Dalesman (West Coast Railway Company)

Thursday 19th May 2016

The Cathedrals Express (Steam Dreams)

  • WCRC 47/57 London Kings Cross (pu) - York
  • 60103 York - London Kings Cross

Saturday 21st May 2016

Fort William & Mallaig (SRPS Railtours)

  • Diesel tba North Berwick (pu) - Longniddry (pu) - Musselburgh (pu) - Edinburgh Waverley (pu) - Linlithgow (pu) - Falkirk High (pu) - Croy (pu) - Westerton - Fort William
  • Steam tba Fort Wil;liam - Mallaig - Fort William
  • Diesel tba Fort William (pu) - Westerton (sd) - Croy (sd) - Falkirk High (sd) - Linlithgow (sd) - Edinburgh Waverley (sd) - Musselburgh (sd) - Longniddry (sd) - North Berwick

The Cathedrals Express (Steam Dreams)

  • 60103 London Paddington (pu) - Salisbury (break/rev) & return

Hampshire Cream Tea (Steam Dreams)

  • 60103 London (tba) - tba - London (tba)

The Welsh Dragon Northern Belle (UK Railtours)

  • DRS Class 57 (Pair) London Paddington (pu) - Slough (pu) - Reading (pu) - Newport - Cardiff Central - Bridgend - Swansea District Line - Carmarthen
  • To be confirmed Carmarthen (pu) - Neath - Bridgend - Aberthaw - Barry - Cardiff Central - Newport - Severn tunnel - Reading (sd) - Slough (sd) - London Paddington

Sunday 22nd May 2016

The Peak Forester (Railway Touring Company)

  • 61306 London Kings Cross (pu) - Potters Bar (pu) - Stevenage (pu) - Peterborough (pu) - Stamford - Melton Mowbray - Derby - Matlock - Rowsley (break) (rev) & return

The Peak Forester (Railway Touring Company)

  • 61306 London Kings Cross (pu) - Potters Bar (pu) - Stevenage (pu) - Peterborough (pu) - Melton Mowbray - Loughborough - Derby - Ambergate Junction - Matlock (sd) - Rowsley (Peak Rail) (break/rev) & return

Tuesday 24th May 2016

The Dalesman (West Coast Railway Company)

Wednesday 25th May 2016

The Cathedrals Express (Steam Dreams)

  • 60103 London Victoria (pu) - Cambridge (sd) - Ely (break/rev) & return

Tour Of East Anglia Cream Tea (Steam Dreams)

  • 60103 Ely - Norwich - Ely

Saturday 28th May 2016

Th Tyne & Wear Boat Train (NENTA Traintours)

  • WCRC Class 47/57 Norwich (pu) - Diss (pu) - Ipswich (pu) - Stowmarket (pu) - Bury St. Edmunds (pu) - (Cambridge (pu) - by service train) - Ely (pu) - March (pu) - Peterborough (pu) - York (sd) - Durham (sd) - Newcastle upon Tyne (break/rev) & return

The Ynys Mon Express (Pathfinder Tours)

  • tbc diesel Swindon (pu) - Kemble (pu) - Stroud (pu) - Cheltenham Spa (pu) - Bromsgrove (pu) - Birmingham New Street (pu) - Tame Bridge Parkway (pu) - Stafford (pu) - Crewe (pu) -
  • 46100 Crewe - Chester - Llandudno Junction - Bangor (sd) - Holyhead
  • 46100 Holyhead (pu) - bangor (pu) - Llandudno Junction - Chester - Crewe
  • tbc diesel Crewe - Stafford (sd) - Tame Bridge Parkway (sd) - Birmingham New Street (sd) - Bromsgrove (sd) - Cheltenham Spa (sd) - Stroud (sd) - Kemble (sd) - Swindon

Grosmont & Whitby (SRPS Railtours)

  • Diesel tba Gourock (pu) - Greenock Central (pu) - Paisley Gilmour Street (pu) - Cambuslang (pu) - Motherwell (pu) - Carluke (pu) - Kirknewton (pu) - Edinburgh Waverley (pu) - Berwick upon Tweed - Newcastle upon Tyne - Durham - Middlesbrough - Grosmont (sd) - Whitby (break/rev) & return

The Cathedrals Express (Steam Dreams)

  • 60103 London Paddington (pu) - Bath Spa (break/rev) & return

Somerset Cream Tea From Bristol (Steam Dreams)

  • 60103 Bristol Temple Meads (pu) - Taunton (sd) - Bishops Lydeard (break/rev) & return

Tuesday 31st May 2016

The Dalesman (West Coast Railway Company)

Wednesday 1st June 2016

The Cathedrals Express Surrey Hills Evening Tour (Steam Dreams)

  • 60103 London Victoria (pu) - Guildford - London Victoria

Chiltern Hills Lunchtime Tour (Steam Dreams)

  • 60103 London Victoria (pu) - Bicester - Oxford - London Victoria

Thursday 2nd June 2016

The Swanage Belle (Railway Touring Company)

  • 61306 or 70000 or 34067 London Victoria (pu) - Staines (pu) - Woking (pu) - Basingstoke (pu) - Southampton Central - Bournemouth - Wareham - Swanage
  • WCRC Class 47/57 Swanage (pu) - Wareham - Bournemouth - Southampton Central
  • 61306 or 70000 or 34067 Southampton Central - Redbridge - Romsey - Andover - Basingstoke (sd) - Woking (sd) - Staines (sd) - London Victoria

Saturday 4th June 2016

The Yorkshireman (Railway Touring Company)

  • 60103 London Victoria (pu) - St.Albans (pu) - Luton (pu) - Bedford (pu) - Kettering (pu) - Oakham - Melton Mowbray (pu) - Loughborough - Alfreton - Chesterfield - Rotherham - Conisbrough - Doncaster - York
  • WCRC Class 47/57 York (pu) - Loughborough - Melton Mowbray (sd) - Oakham - Kettering (sd) - Bedford (sd) - Luton (sd) - St.Albans (sd) - London Victoria

The East Yorkshireman (Railway Touring Company)

  • 46100 or 70013 Manchester Victoria (pu) - Romiley (pu) - Edale - Hathersage (pu) - Sheffield (pu) - Doncaster - Goole - Anlaby Junction - Beverley - Bridlington - Scarborough
  • 46100 or 70013 Scarborough (pu) - Malton - York - Doncaster - Sheffield (sd) - Hathersage (sd) - Edale - Romiley (sd) - Manchester Victoria

The Scarborough Flyer (UK Railtours)

  • 60163 London Kings Cross (pu) - Potters Bar (pu) - Peterborough (pu) - York (sd) -Scarborough
  • 60163 Scarborough u- York
  • Electric tbc York (pu) - Peterborough (sd) - Potters Bar (sd) - London Kings Cross

Sunday 5th June 2016

Cambrian Coast Express: Day 1 (Steam Dreams)

  • 60103 London Paddington (pu) - Banbury - Wolverhampton - Shrewsbury
  • WCRC Class 37 Shrewsbury - Machynlleth - Barmouth - Porthmadog - Pwllheli

Tuesday 7th June 2016

The Dalesman (West Coast Railway Company)

Wednesday 8th June 2016

Cambrian Coast Express; Day 4 (Steam Dreams)

  • LMS Steam Holyhead (pu) - Bangor (pu) - Chester
  • 60103 - Chester (pu) - Shrewsbury - Hereford - Abergavenny - Severn Tunnel - London Paddington

Saturday 11th June 2016

The Mayflower (Charity Railtours)

  • Diesel Ealing Broadway (pu) - Acton Wells Junction - Willesden Junction (pu) - Gospel Oak - London Liverpool Street
  • 61306 London Liverpool Street (pu) - Chelmsford - Colchester (pu) - Manningtree North Junction - Griffin Wharf
  • Diesel Griffin Wharf - Manningtree North Junction - Harwich Town
  • 61306 Harwich Town - Parkeston Tip
  • Diesel Parkeston Tip - Harwich Town
  • 61306 Harwich Town - Manningtree East Chord - Ipswich - Westerfield - Trimley - Felixstowe Beach - Creek Sidings
  • Diesel Creek Sidings - Felixstowe Beach
  • 61306 Felixstowe Beach - Trimley - Westerfield - Ipswich (sd) - Colchester (sd) - Chelmsford - London Liverpool Street
  • Diesel London Liverpool Street - Gospel oak - Willesden Junction (sd) - Ealing Broadway

The Purbeck & Bomo Explorer (Pathfinder Tours)

  • Class 50 (Pair) Derby (pu) - East Midland Parkway (pu) - Loughborough (pu) - Leicester (pu) - Nuneaton (pu) - Coleshill Parkway (pu) - Dorridge (pu) - Leamington Spa (pu) - Banbury (pu) - Bournemouth (sd) - Wareham - Corfe Castle (sd) - Swanage (break/rev) & return

The Tynesider (Railway Touring Company)

  • 60103 Cleethorpes (pu) - Grimsby (pu) - Barnetby (pu) - Scunthorpe (pu) - York (pu) - Newcastle upon Tyne (sd) - Benton Junction - Blyth & Tyne - Newsham - Bedlington - Morpeth - Newcasstle upon Tyne (pu) - Durham - Darlington - York (sd)
  • WCRC Class 47/57 York - Scunthorpe (sd) - Barnetby (sd) - Grimsby (sd) - Cleethorpes

The Dartmouth Express (Railway Touring Company)

  • WCRC Class 47/57 Woking (pu) - Guildford (pu) - Reading (pu) - Newbury (pu) - Westbury (pu) -
  • 34046 Westbury - Taunton - Exeter St. Davids - Paignton (sd) - Kingswear
  • 34046 Kingswear (pu) - Paignton (pu) - Exeter St. Davids - Taunton - Westbury (sd) -
  • WCRC Class 47/57 Westbury - Newbury (sd) - Reading (sd) - Guildford (sd) - Woking

Liverpool (SRPS Railtours)

  • Diesel tba Glenrothes with Thornton (pu) - Kirkcaldy (pu) - Dalgety Bay (pu) - Edinburgh Waverley (pu) - Kirknewton (pu) - Beattock - Shap - Liverpool (break/rev) & retun

The Diversionary Tactic (UK Railtours)

  • To be confirmed Finsbury Park (pu) - Potters Bar (pu) - Stevenage (pu) - Peterborough (pu) - York (sd) -
  • DBS Class 60 York (pu) - Thirsk - Northallerton - Yarm - Stockton - Norton Junction - Ferryhill - Durham - Gateshead - Park Lane Junction - Sunderland - Hartlepool - Stockton - Northallerton - Thirsk - York (sd) -
  • To be confirmed York (pu) - Doncaster - Gainsborough - Lincoln Central - Sleaford - Spalding - Peterborough (sd) - Stevenage (sd) - Potters Bar (sd) - London Kings Cross

Tuesday 14th June 2016

The Dalesman (West Coast Railway Company)

Friday 17th June 2016

Emerald Isle Explorer: Day 1 (Steam Dreams)

  • 60103 London Euston (pu) - Holyhead

Saturday 18th June 2016

The Deltic Borderer II (Pathfinder Tours)

  • DBS Class 67 Derby (pu) - Duffield (pu) - Belper (pu) - Chesterfield (pu) - Dronfield (pu) - Sheffield (pu) - Doncaster (pu) - York (pu) -
  • D9009 York - Newcastle upon Tyne - Berwick upon Tweed - Edinburgh Suburban - Tweedbank
  • DBS Class 67 Tweedbank - Edinburgh Waverley
  • D9009 Edinburgh Waverley - Berwick upon Tweed - Newcastle upon Tyne - York (sd) -
  • DBS Class 67 York - Doncaster (sd) - Sheffield (sd) - Dronfield (sd) - Chesterfield (sd) - Belper (sd) - Duffield (sd) - Derby

The White Rose (Railway Touring Company)

  • 60103 London Kings Cross (pu) - Welwyn Garden City (pu) - Huntingdon (pu) - Peterborough (pu) - Spalding - Sleaford (pu) - Lincoln - Gainsborough - Doncaster - York
  • 60103 York (pu) - Doncaster - Newark Northgate - Grantham - Peterborough (sd) - Huntingdon (sd) - Welwyn Garden City (sd) - London Kings Cross

Tuesday 21st June 2016

The Dalesman (West Coast Railway Company)

Thursday 23rd June 2016

The Ancient Kingdom Northern Belle (UK Railtours)

  • DRS Class 57 (Pair) London Kings Cross (pu) - Potters Bar (pu) - Stevenage (pu) - Peterborough - York - Durham - Newcastle upon Tyne - Morprth - Alnmouth (break/rev) & return

Saturday 25th June 2016

Settle, Carlisle & Cumbrian Coast Circular (NENTA Traintours)

  • WCRC Class 47/57 Norwich (pu) - Diss (pu) - Ipswich (pu) -Stowmarket (pu) - Bury St. Edmunds (pu) - (Cambridge (pu) - by service train) - Ely (pu) - March (pu) - Peterborough (pu) - Hellifield - S&C - Appleby (sd) - Carlisle
  • WCRC Class 47/57 Carlisle (pu) - Workington - Ravenglass - Ulverston - Grange over Sands (pu) - Carnforth - Peterborough (sd) - March (sd) - Ely (sd) - (Cambridge (sd) - by service train) - Bury St. Edmunds (sd) - Stowmarket (sd) - Ipswich (sd) - Diss (sd) - Norwich

The Mazey Day Cornishman (Pathfinder Tours)

  • To be confirmed Eastleigh (pu) - Romsey (pu) - Salisbury (pu) - Warminster (pu) - Westbury (pu) - Trowbridge (pu) - Bradford on Avon (pu) - Bath Spa (pu) - Bristol Temple Meads (pu) - Penzance (break/rev) & return

The Yorkshireman (Railway Touring Company)

  • 60103 London Victoria (pu) - St.Albans (pu) - Luton (pu) - Bedford (pu) - Kettering (pu) - Melton Mowbray (pu) - Loughborough - York
  • WCRC Class 47/57 York (pu) - Loughborough - Melton Mowbray (sd) - Kettering (sd) - Bedford (sd) - Luton (sd) - St.Albans (sd) - London Kings Cross

The Cradle Of A Nation Northern Belle (UK Railtours)

  • DRS Class 57 (Pair) Stevenage (pu) - Welwyn Garden City (pu) - Potters Bar (pu) - Finsbury Park (pu) - Watford - Milton Keynes Central - Rugby - Nuneaton - Water Orton - Sutton Park - Walsall - Wolverhampton - Telford Central (break/rev) & return

Tuesday 28th June 2016

The Cathedrals Express (Steam Dreams)

  • 61306 London Victoria (pu) - Woking (pu) - Farnborough Main (pu) - Basingstoke (pu) - Southampton Central (pu) - Bournemouth (pu) - Corfe Castle (sd) - Swanage (break/rev) & return

The Dalesman (West Coast Railway Company)

Tuesday 5th July 2016

The Dalesman (West Coast Railway Company)

Saturday 9th July 2016

The West Somerset Rambler (Pathfinder Tours)

  • 66757 Cardiff Central (pu) - Newport (pu) - Chepstow (pu) - Lydney (pu) - Gloucester (pu) - Cam & Dursley (pu) - Bristol Parkway (pu) - Bristol Temple Meads (pu) - Taunton - Bishops Lydeard - Minehead (break/rev) & return

The Cathedrals Express (Steam Dreams)

  • 61306 Southend Victoria (pu) - Hockley (pu) - Wickford (pu) - Shenfield (pu) - Brighton (break/rev) & return

Sunday 10th July 2016

The Waverley (Railway Touring Company)

  • 60103 York (pu) - Church Fenton (pu) - Leeds (pu) - Shipley (pu) - Keighley (pu) - Skipton (pu) - Hellifield - S&C - Appleby (sd) - Carlisle
  • 60103 Carlisle - Appleby (pu) - S&C - Hellifield - Skipton (sd) - Keighley (sd) - Shipley (sd) - Leeds (sd) - Church Fenton - York

Tuesday 12th July 2016

The Dalesman (West Coast Railway Company)

Thursday 14th July 2016

The Dalesman (West Coast Railway Company)

Friday 15th July 2016

The Cathedrals Express (Steam Dreams)

  • 34046 London Victoria (pu) - Staines (pu) - Bracknell (pu) - Reading (pu) - Bath Spa (sd) - Bristol Temple Meads (break/rev) & return

Saturday 16th July 2016

The Lakeland Explorer (Pathfinder Tours)

  • To be confirmed Taunton (pu) - Weston super Mare (pu) - Bristol Temple Meads (pu) - Bristol Parkway (pu) - Cam & Dursley (pu) - Cheltenham Spa (pu) - Worcester Shrub Hill (pu) - Kidderminster (pu) - Stourbridge Junction (pu) - Crewe - Lancaster - Oxenhole Lake District (sd) - Penrith Northern Lakes (sd) - Carlisle (break/rev) & return

Sunday 17th July 2016

The Waverley (Railway Touring Company)

  • 60103 York (pu) - Church Fenton (pu) - Leeds (pu) - Shipley (pu) - Keighley (pu) - Skipton (pu) - Hellifield - S&C - Appleby (sd) - Carlisle
  • 60103 Carlisle - Appleby (pu) - S&C - Hellifield - Skipton (sd) - Keighley (sd) - Shipley (sd) - Leeds (sd) - Church Fenton - York

Tuesday 19th July 2016

The Cathedrals Express (Steam Dreams)

  • 61306 London Victoria (pu) - Woking (pu) - Winchfield (pu) - Brockenhurst (sd) (pu) - Bournemouth (sd) (pu) - Wareham (sd) (pu) - Weymouth (break/rev) & return

The Dalesman (West Coast Railway Company)

Thursday 21st July 2016

The Dalesman (West Coast Railway Company)

Saturday 23rd July 2016

Central Wales & Llangollen Explorer (NENTA Traintours)

  • WCRC Class 47/57 Norwich (pu) - Diss (pu) - Ipswich (pu) - Stowmarket (pu) - Bury St. Edmunds (pu) - (Cambridge (pu) - by service train) - Ely (pu) - March (pu) - Peterborough (pu) - Stamford (pu) - Telford Central (sd) - Shrewsbury (sd) - Craven Arms - Llandrindod Wells (break/rev) & return

The Cheshire Cat (Pathfinder Tours)

  • To be confirmed Eastleigh (pu) - Winchester (pu) - Basingstoke (pu) - Reading West (pu) - Didcot Parkway (pu) - Swindon (pu) - Kemble (pu) - Stroud (pu) - Cheltenham Spa (pu) - Crewe (sd) - Stockport (break/rev) & return

Sunday 24th July 2016

The Cathedrals Express (Steam Dreams)

  • 61306 London Victoria (pu) - Bromley South (pu) - Canterbury West (sd) (pu) - Margate (sd) - Whitstable (sd) - Faversham (break/rev) & return

Tuesday 26th July 2016

The Dalesman (West Coast Railway Company)

Thursday 28th July 2016

The Dalesman (West Coast Railway Company)

Tuesday 2nd August 2016

The Dalesman (West Coast Railway Company)

Thursday 4th August 2016

The Dalesman (West Coast Railway Company)

Saturday 6th August 2016

The Edinburgh Tattoo And The Northern Belle: Day 1 (UK Railtours)

  • DRS Class 57 x 2 London Kings Cross (pu) - Stevenage (pu) - Peterborough (pu) - York - Newcastle upon Tyne - Berwick upon Tweed - Edinburgh Waverley

Sunday 7th August 2016

The Waverley (Railway Touring Company)

  • 60103 York (pu) - Church Fenton (pu) - Leeds (pu) - Shipley (pu) - Keighley (pu) - Skipton (pu) - Hellifield - S&C - Appleby (sd) - Carlisle
  • 60103 Carlisle - Appleby (pu) - S&C - Hellifield - Skipton (sd) - Keighley (sd) - Shipley (sd) - Leeds (sd) - Church Fenton - York

Monday 8th August 2016

The Edinburgh Tattoo And The Northern Belle: Day 3 (UK Railtours)

  • DRS Class 57 x 2 Edinburgh Waaverley (pu) - Berwick upon Tweed - Newcastle upon Tyne - York - Peterborough (sd) - Stevenage (sd) - London Kings Cross

Tuesday 9th August 2016

The Dalesman (West Coast Railway Company)

Thursday 11th August 2016

The Dalesman (West Coast Railway Company)

Sunday 14th August 2016

The Waverley (Railway Touring Company)

  • 60103 York (pu) - Church Fenton (pu) - Leeds (pu) - Shipley (pu) - Keighley (pu) - Skipton (pu) - Hellifield - S&C - Appleby (sd) - Carlisle
  • 60103 Carlisle - Appleby (pu) - S&C - Hellifield - Skipton (sd) - Keighley (sd) - Shipley (sd) - Leeds (sd) - Church Fenton - York

The Cathedrals Express (Steam Dreams)

  • 61306 London Kings Cross (pu) - Potters Bar (pu) - Stevenage (pu) - St. Neots (pu) - Grantham (pu) - Retford (pu) - York (break/rev) & return

Tuesday 16th August 2016

The Dalesman (West Coast Railway Company)

Thursday 18th August 2016

The Dalesman (West Coast Railway Company)

Saturday 20th August 2016

The Plymouth Invader (NENTA Traintours)

  • WCRC Class 47/57 Norwich (pu) - Wymondham (pu) - Attleborough (pu) - Thetford (pu) - Brandon (pu) - Ely (pu) - Cambridge (pu) - Royston (pu) - Hitchin (pu) - Taunton (sd) - Exeter St. Davids (sd) - Totnes (sd) - Plymouth (break/rev) & return

The Buffer Puffer 13.0: The Early Worm (Pathfinder Tours)

  • tba Eastleigh (pu) - Lymington Pier - Eastleigh

The Buffer Puffer 13.0 (Pathfinder Tours)

  • tba Eastleigh (pu) - Basingstoke (pu) - Woking (pu) - London Waterloo
  • tba London Waterloo (pu) - Linford street Flyover - Lewisham - Slade Green - Rochester - Sheerness-on-Sea (rev) - Faversham - Canterbury East - Dover Priory - Ashord - Rye - Hastings - Eastbourne
  • tba Eastbourne (pu) - Lewes - Brighton (rev) - Preston Park - Hove - Littlehampton - Ford - Bognor regis (rev) - Barnham - Havant - Portsmouth Harbour (rev) - Fareham - Eastleigh (sd) - Basingstoke (sd) - Woking (sd) - London Waterloo s

The Buffer Puffer 13.0: The Late Evening Sprint (Pathfinder Tours)

  • tba London Waterloo (pu) - Eastleigh

Sunday 21st August 2016

The Waverley (Railway Touring Company)

  • 60103 York (pu) - Church Fenton (pu) - Leeds (pu) - Shipley (pu) - Keighley (pu) - Skipton (pu) - Hellifield - S&C - Appleby (sd) - Carlisle
  • 60103 Carlisle - Appleby (pu) - S&C - Hellifield - Skipton (sd) - Keighley (sd) - Shipley (sd) - Leeds (sd) - Church Fenton - York

Tuesday 23rd August 2016

The Cathedrals Express (Steam Dreams)

  • 61306 London Victoria (pu) - Hounslow (pu) - Virginia Water (pu) - Ascot (pu) - Reading (pu) - Newbury Racecourse (pu) - Castle Cary (sd) (pu) - Minehead (break/rev) & return

The Dalesman (West Coast Railway Company)

Thursday 25th August 2016

The Dalesman (West Coast Railway Company)

Sunday 28th August 2016

The Cathedrals Express (Steam Dreams)

  • 61306 London Kings Cross (pu) - Potters Bar (pu) - Stevenage (pu) - Huntingdon (pu) - Peterborough (pu) - Loughborough (sd) (pu) - Matlock (break/rev) & return

Saturday 3rd September 2016

The Cathedrals Express (Steam Dreams)

  • To be confirmed London Padington (pu) - Slough (pu) - Reading (pu) - Hungerford (pu) - Taunton (sd) (pu) - Exeter St. Davids (sd) (pu) - Paignton (sd) - Kingswear
  • 70000 Kingswear (pu) - Paignton (pu) - Exeter St. Davids (sd)
  • WCRC Class 47/57 Exeter St. Davids (pu) - Taunton (sd) (pu) - Hungerford (sd) - Reading (sd) - Slough (sd) - London Paddington

Sunday 4th September 2016

The Waverley (Railway Touring Company)

  • 60103 York (pu) - Church Fenton (pu) - Leeds (pu) - Shipley (pu) - Keighley (pu) - Skipton (pu) - Hellifield - S&C - Appleby (sd) - Carlisle
  • 60103 Carlisle - Appleby (pu) - S&C - Hellifield - Skipton (sd) - Keighley (sd) - Shipley (sd) - Leeds (sd) - Church Fenton - York

Saturday 10th September 2016

The Cathedrals Express (Steam Dreams)

  • WCRC Class 47/57 London Paddington (pu) - Slough (pu) - Reading (pu) - Goring & Streatley (pu) - Swindon (pu) - Bath Spa (sd) (pu) - Bristol Temple Meads
  • 70000 Bristol Temple Meads (pu) - Hereford (sd) - Ludlow (sd) - Shrewsbury
  • 70000 Shrewsbury (pu) - Ludlow (pu) - Hereford (pu) - Bristol Temple Meads
  • WCRC Class 47/57 Bristol Temple Meads (pu) - Bath Spa (sd) (pu) - Swindon (sd) - Goring & Streatley (sd) - Reading (sd) - Slough (sd) - London Paddington

Sunday 11th September 2016

The Waverley (Railway Touring Company)

  • 60103 York (pu) - Church Fenton (pu) - Leeds (pu) - Shipley (pu) - Keighley (pu) - Skipton (pu) - Hellifield - S&C - Appleby (sd) - Carlisle
  • 60103 Carlisle - Appleby (pu) - S&C - Hellifield - Skipton (sd) - Keighley (sd) - Shipley (sd) - Leeds (sd) - Church Fenton - York

Saturday 17th September 2016

Llandudno & Ffestiniog Rambler (NENTA Traintours)

  • WCRC Class 47/57 Norwich (pu) - Diss (pu) - Ipswich (pu) - Stowmarket (pu) - Bury St. Edmunds (pu) - (Wymondham (pu) - Thetford (pu) - Cambridge (pu) - by service train) - Ely (pu) - March (pu) - Peterborough (pu) - Chester (sd) - Llandudno Junction (sd) - Blaenau Ffestiniog (break/rev) & return

The Cathedrals Express To Cornwall: Day 1 (Steam Dreams)

  • tba London Victoria (pu) - Redhill (pu) - Dorking (pu) - Guildford (pu) - Blackwater (pu) - Reading (pu) - Westbury (pu) - Exeter St. Davids - Plymouth - tba

Last Of The Summer Wine Northern Belle (UK Railtours)

  • DRS Class 57 (Pair) London Euston (pu) - Watford Junction (pu) - Milton Keynes Central (pu) - Rugby (pu) - Stafford - Stockport - Stalybridge - Standedge - Huddersfield (sd) - Leeds
  • DRS Class 57 (Pair) Leeds (pu) - Huddersfield (pu) - Hebdon Bridge - Copy Pit - Blackburn - Stafford - Rugby (sd) - Milton Keynes Central (sd) - Watford Junction (sd) - London Euston

Tuesday 20th September 2016

The Cathedrals Express To Cornwall: Day 4 (Steam Dreams)

  • tba Penzance (pu) - Par (pu) - Plymouth - Exeter St.Davids - Westbury (sd) - Reading (sd) - Blackwater (sd) - Guildford (sd) - Dorking (sd) - Redhill (sd) - London Victoria

Saturday 24th September 2016

The Cathedrals Express (Steam Dreams)

  • WCRC Class 47/57 Banbury (pu) - Radley (pu) - Swindon (pu) - Chippenham (pu) - Melksham (pu) - tbc
  • 70000 tbc - Taunton (pu) - Exeter St. Davids (sd) (pu) - Paignton (sd) - Kingswear
  • 70000 Kingswear (pu) - Paignton (pu) - Exeter St. Davids (pu) (sd) - Taunton (sd) - tbc
  • WCRC Class 47/57 tbc - Melksham (sd) - Chippenham (sd) - Swindon (sd) - Radley (sd) - Banbury

Friday 30th September 2016

The Autumn West Highlander: Day 1 (Pathfinder Tours)

  • To be confirmed Exeter St. Davids (pu) - Taunton (pu) - Weston-super-Mare (pu) - Bristol Temple Meads (pu) - Bristol Parkway (pu) - Cheltenham Spa (pu) - Worcester Shrub Hill (pu) - Kidderminster (pu) - Wolverhampton (pu) - Shrewsbury (pu) - Chester (pu) - Preston - Carlisle - Beattock - Glasgow area - Helensburgh Upper - Crianlarich - Rannoch - Fort William

Saturday 1st October 2016

The Autumn West Highlander: Day 2 (Pathfinder Tours)

Sunday 2nd October 2016

The Autumn West Highlander: Day 3 (Pathfinder Tours)

  • To be confirmed Fort William (pu) - Crianlarich (rev) - Oban (break/rev) & return

Monday 3rd October 2016

The Autumn West Highlander: Day 4 (Pathfinder Tours)

  • To be confirmed Fort William (pu) - Rannoch - Crianlarich (pu) - Helensburgh Upper - Glasgow area - Beattock - Carlisle - Preston - Chester (sd) - Shrewsbury (sd) - Wolverhampton (sd) - Kidderminster (sd) - Worcester Shrub Hill (sd) - Cheltenham- Spa (sd) - Bristol Parkway (sd) - Bristol Temple Meads (sd) - Weston-super-Mare (sd) - Taunton (sd) - Exeter St. Davids

Saturday 26th November 2016

The Festive Yorkshireman (NENTA Traintours)

  • WCRC Class 47/57 Great Yarmouth (pu) - Reedham (pu) - Norwich (pu) - Diss (pu) - Ipswich (pu) - Stowmarket (pu) - Bury St. Edmunds (pu) - (Cambridge (pu) - by service train) - Ely (pu) - March (pu) - Peterborough (pu) - York (sd) - Keighley (sd) - Skipton (break/rev) & return

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