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7029’S EPIC RUN - 50th ANNIV.

Saturday 10 May 2014

5043 & D1015 Western Champion - 10 May 2014

Two tours : Celebrating 7029's epic 1964 run
One-Zulu-48 : D1015 & 5043
Western Lickeys the Banks : D1015



Shakespeare Express 2014

Season : Sundays 20 July - 7 September 2014

Provisional Shakespeare Express Information

The train operates between Birmingham (Snow Hill, Moor St, Tyseley) - Henley - Stratford-upon-Avon. Premier dining option also available.

Shakespeare Express Information >>




Seaside Flyer

Saturday 24 May 2014

5043 Earl of Mount Edgcumbe - 24 May 2014

Tyseley, Wolverhampton, Stafford and Crewe to Llandudno.
(added attraction Llandudno Air Tattoo)



7029 Clun Castle Appeal

Please help return Clun Castle to the mainline.
See 7029 Appeal page >>

Purchase VT sales items and support the appeal

DVD - Building a Castle at Swindon

VT Books

Sales items aid the 7029 appeal >>


Recent Website Changes

Online Booking : Tickets and Dining for ALL Vintage Trains Tours & The Shakespeare Express can now be booked online. Please look for the green "online ticket office booking button" on each tour page.

Photographs of Berks Hants & Aquae Sulis >>

Photographs of The Italian Job >>

Photographs of Canterbury Explorer >>

Other recent website changes >>


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