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Welsh Marches

Sat 20 Sep 2014

5043 Earl of Mount Edgcumbe
Sat 20 Sep 2014
Re-run of Mike Notley/Steam Railway Magazine 'Railtour Of The Year 2013'

Tyseley, Birmingham Moor Street, and Birmingham Snow Hill to Gloucester, Chepstow, Abergavenny and Hereford (returns to Birmingham New Street and Tyseley only).

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Railtours

20 Sep - Welsh Marches - 5043

04 Oct - Cotswold Explorer - 5043

18 Oct - Western Streak - 4464

26 Oct - Tyseley Open Day

1 Nov - Merseyside Streak - 4464 (revised tour)

8 Nov - Pannier Rambler - 7752 & 9600

6 Dec - Lindum Christmas Fayre - 4965

13 Dec - Christmas White Rose - 5043

19 Dec - Chester Carols - 4965

14 Feb - Valentines Express - 4965

7 Mar - Red Dragon - 4965

21 Mar - Cumbrian Jubilee - 5690

11 Apr - Coastal Explorer - 5043

 

 

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Cotswold Explorer

Sat 4 Oct 2014

5043 Earl of Mount Edgcumbe
Sat 4 Oct 2014
Re-run of Mike Notley/Steam Railway Magazine 'Railtour Of The Year 2012'

Tyseley, Birmingham Moor Street, Birmingham Snow Hill and Worcester Shrub Hill to Oxford.
Out via Golden Valley.
Rtn via North Cotswold line.

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Tyseley Open Day 26 Oct

Guest loco: 4464 Bittern - England's only 90 mph steam locomotive

Locos In Steam & On Display; Passenger Shuttle Rides; Locomotive Cavalcades; Line Ups; Turntable & Other Demonstrations; Workshop Visits; Trade & Society Stands

 

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Western Streak

Sat 18 Oct 2014

4464 Bittern
Sat 18 Oct 2014 - Tyseley & B'ham to Bristol
Out via Didcot : Rtn via Lickey Bank
Steam : Didcot-Bristol-Tyseley

Tyseley, Birmingham Moor Street to Bristol.
Out via North Cotswold line to Didcot then via Bath.
Rtn via Lickey to Birmingham New Street
and Tyseley.

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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 2014 Shakespeare Express >>

Photographs of The Scarborough Flyer >>

Photographs of 1Z48 >>

Photographs of The Midlander >>

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Shakespeare Express

2014 Season now over. Back Summer 2015

Birmingham - Henley - Stratford-upon-Avon.
Choice of round trips.
Optional : Breakfast from B'ham; Luncheon from Stratford or Henley; High Tea back to B'ham.

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