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The page provides a rundown of the updates and additions that have taken place to the main Railtours page within the past 14 days. All information is provided in good faith and believed to be correct.

Tours added or updated on 15th December 2018

Belmond British Pullman - Christmas Lunch By Steam
(Operating on 15th December 2018 by Belmond (British Pullman))

  • 67021 and 67004 London Victoria (pu) - Staines - Woking - Guildford - Shalford - Redhill - East Croydon - London Victoria
Tour Updated

Tours added or updated on 11th December 2018

Bahamas First Tour
(Operating on 9th February 2019 by To Be Confirmed)

  • 45596 Oxenhope (pu) - Haworth (pu) - Keighley (pu) - Skipton (pu) - Hellifield - S&C - Carlisle (break/rev) & return
Tour Updated

Bahamas Tour 2
(Operating on 16th February 2019 by To Be Confirmed)

  • 45596 Oxenhope (pu) - Haworth (pu) - Keighley (pu) - Skipton (pu) - Hellifield - S&C - Carlisle (break/rev) & return
New Charter

The Northern Belle
(Operating on 11th December 2018 by Northern Belle)

  • 57313 and 57314 Cleethorpesu- Grimsby Town (pu) - Scunthorpe (pu) - Hatfiield & Stainforth - Doncaster - Retford - Newark North Gate - Swinderby - Lincoln
  • 57313 and 57314 Lincoln (pu) - Swinderby - Newark North Gate - Grantham (rev) - Newark North Gate - Retford - Doncaster - Hatfield & Stainforth - Scunthorpe (sd) - Grimsby Town (sd) - Cleethorpes
New Charter

Tours added or updated on 10th December 2018

A Scottish Adventure
(Operating on 22nd June 2019 by NENTA Traintours)

  • DRS Class 68 x 2 TNT Norwich (pu) - Diss (pu) - Ipswich (pu) - Stowmarket (pu) - Bury St. Edmunds (pu) - (Cambridge (pu) - by service train to Ely) - Ely (pu) - March (pu) - Peterborough (pu) - York (sd) - Durham (sd) - Berwick upon Tweed (sd) - Edinburgh Waverley (break/rev) & return
New Charter

Belmond British Pullman - Canterbury Christmas Carols
(Operating on 14th December 2018 by Belmond (British Pullman))

  • DBS Class 67 London Victoria (pu) - Brixton - Nunhead - Swanley - Gillingham - Canterbury East - Dover - Folkestone East
  • DBS Class 67 Folkestone East - Ashford International - Canterbury West - Ramsgate - Faversham - Gillingham - Swanley - Nunhead - Brixton - London Victoria
Tour Updated

Belmond British Pullman - Christmas Lunch
(Operating on 12th December 2018 by Belmond (British Pullman))

  • DBS Class 67 London Victoria (pu) - Brixton - Nunhead - Swanley - Bromley South - Maidstone East - Ashford International - Canterbury west - Broadstairs - Faversham - Gillingham - Swanley - Bromley South - Nunhead - Brixton - London Victoria
Tour Updated

Belmond British Pullman - Festive Afternoon Tea
(Operating on 11th December 2018 by Belmond (British Pullman))

  • DBS Class 67 London Victoria (pu) -Staines - Woking - Guildford - Shalford - East Croydon - Clapham Junction - London Victoria
Tour Updated

Belmond British Pullman - Le Manor At Christmas
(Operating on 13th December 2018 by Belmond (British Pullman))

  • DBS Class 67 London Victoria (pu) - Ascot - Reading - Didcot Parkway - Oxford & return- London Victoria
Tour Updated

Settle, Carlisle & Cumbrian Coast Circular
(Operating on 7th September 2019 by NENTA Traintours)

  • DRS Class 68 x 2 TNT Norwich (pu) - Diss (pu) - Ipswich (pu) - Stowmarket (pu) - Bury St. Edmunds (pu) - Cambridge (by service train from Ely) (pu) - Ely (pu) - March (pu) - Peterborough (pu) - Appleby (sd) - Carlisle
  • DRS Class 68 Carlisle (pu) - Grange over Sands (pu) - Peterborough (sd) - March (sd) - Ely (sd) - (Cambridge (sd) - by service train from Ely) - Bury St. Edmunds (sd) - Stowmarket (sd) - Ipswich (sd) - Diss (sd) - Norwich
New Charter

The Cathedrals Express
(Operating on 12th December 2018 by Steam Dreams)

  • 44871 London Victoria (pu) - Hounslow (pu) - Staines (pu) - Bracknell (pu) - Reading (pu) - Oxford (sd) (pu) - Worcester Shrub Hill (break/rev) & return
Tour Updated

The Cathedrals Express
(Operating on 14th December 2018 by Steam Dreams)

  • 44871 Ashford International (pu) - Charing (pu) - Maidstone East (pu) - Borough Green & Wrotham (pu) - Bromley South (pu) - Kensington Olympia (pu) - Alton (sd) - Alresford (break/rev) & return (return will be diesel-hauled throughout)
Tour Updated

The Northern Belle Christmas Lunch
(Operating on 12th December 2018 by Northern Belle)

  • WCRC Class 57 Norwich (pu) - Ipswich (pu) - Bury St. Edmunds - Cambridge - Ely - Brandon - Thetford - Norwich (sd) - Ipswich
Tour Updated

The Northern Belle Christmas Lunch
(Operating on 13th December 2018 by Northern Belle)

  • WCRC Class 57 Hull (pu) - Selby - York (pu) - Poppleton - Knaresborough - Harrogate - Leeds - Hatfield & Stainforth - Goole - Hull
Tour Updated

The Northern Belle Christmas Lunch
(Operating on 14th December 2018 by Northern Belle)

  • WCRC Class 57 Doncaster (pu) - Leeds (pu) - Wakefield Westgate (pu) - Church Fenton - York - Malton - Scarborough
  • WCRC Class 57 Scarborough (pu) - Malton - York - Doncaster - Adwick - Wakefield Westgate - Leeds
Tour Updated

The Northern Belle Christmas Lunch
(Operating on 15th December 2018 by Northern Belle)

  • WCRC Class 57 Chesterfield (pu) - Ambergate - Derby (pu) - Nottingham (pu) - Grantham - Newark Northgate - Pipewipe Junction - Gainsborough Lea Road - Retford - Worksop - Kiverton park - Sheffield - Chesterfield (sd) - Ambergate - Derby (sd) - Nottingham
Tour Updated

The Northern Belle Christmas Lunch
(Operating on 18th December 2018 by Northern Belle)

  • WCRC Class 57 Coventry (pu) - Birmingham International (pu) - aston - Wolverhampton - Telford Central - Shrewsbury - Gobowen - Wrexham General - Chester - Crewe - Stafford - Walsall - Sutton Park - Water Orton - Nuneaton - Bedworth - Coventry (sd) - Birmingham International
Tour Updated

The Northern Belle Christmas Lunch
(Operating on 10th December 2018 by Northern Belle)

  • 57313 and 57314 Darlington (pu) - Durham (pu) - Newcastle upon Tyne (pu) - Hexham - Carlisle
  • 57313 and 57314 Carlisle - Hexham - Metrocentre - Gateshead - Sunderland - Hartlepool - Stockton - Darlington (sd) - Durham (sd) - Newcastle upon Tyne
Tour Updated

The Polar Express (Four Round Trips Departing At 15.00, 17.00, 1845 & 20.30hrs)
(Operating on 14th December 2018 by Vintage Trains)

  • 4965 Birmingham Moor Street (pu) - Tyseley Warwick Road (aka The North Pole) (break/rev) & return
Tour Updated

The Polar Express (Four Round Trips Departing At 15.00, 17.00, 1845 & 20.30hrs)
(Operating on 13th December 2018 by Vintage Trains)

  • 4965 Birmingham Moor Street (pu) - Tyseley Warwick Road (aka The North Pole) (break/rev) & return
Tour Updated

The Polar Express (Four Round Trips Departing At 15.00, 17.00, 1845 & 20.30hrs)
(Operating on 15th December 2018 by Vintage Trains)

  • 4965 Birmingham Moor Street (pu) - Tyseley Warwick Road (aka The North Pole) (break/rev) & return
Tour Updated

The Welsh & Victorian Highlander
(Operating on 4th May 2019 by NENTA Traintours)

  • DRS Class 68 x 2 TNT Norwich (pu) - Diss (pu) - Ipswich (pu) - Stowmarket (pu) - Bury St. Edmunds (pu) - (Cambridge (pu) - by service train to Ely) - Ely (pu) - March (pu) - Peterborough (pu) - Chester (sd) - Llandudno Junction (sd) - Bangor (sd) - Holyhead (break/rev) & return -
New Charter

Tours added or updated on 6th December 2018

Belmond British Pullman - Christmas Lunch By Steam
(Operating on 8th December 2018 by Belmond (British Pullman))

  • 35028 London Victoria (pu) - High Wycombe - Princes Risborough - Oxford Parkway - Reading - Kensington Olympia - Clapham Junction - London Victoria
Tour Updated

Tours added or updated on 3rd December 2018

The Cathedrals Express
(Operating on 9th December 2018 by Steam Dreams)

  • 44871 London King's Cross (pu) - Hertford North - Stevenage (pu) - Lincoln Central (break/rev) & return
Tour Updated

The Northern Belle Christmas Lunch
(Operating on 4th December 2018 by Northern Belle)

  • WCRC Class 57 Newport (pu) - Cardiff Central (pu) - Miskin - Bridgend - Port Talbot Parkway - Neath - Swansea Loop - Llanelli - Fishguard Harbour
  • WCRC Class 57 Fishguar Harbour - Llanelli - Swansea District Line - Port talbot Parkway - Bridgend - Miskin - Cardiff Central (sd) - Newport
Tour Updated

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