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Locomotive Roster for Weekend 18th & 19th August and weekdays to 24th August 2018

Posted: 16 August 2018

Saturday sees the continued presence of 75078 but 5820 comes on duty towards the end of the day. 5820 and 1054 will head the main steam services on Sunday with 5820 continuing on the weekday service.

Locomotive Roster for Weekend 11th & 12th August and weekdays to 17th August 2018

Posted: 9 August 2018

Throughout the weekend and the following week 75078 will head the main steam services, joined by 41241 on 3 suburban coaches on Sunday.

Locomotive Roster for weekdays 6th – 10th August 2018

Posted: 5 August 2018

The heavy rains have helped dampen the lineside and steam trains are scheduled to run throughout the week with trains hauled by 43924 (dry conditions permitting).

Locomotive Roster for Weekend 28th & 29th July and weekdays to 3rd August 2018

Posted: 27 July 2018

The weekend sees the Saturday Diesel & Ale Train in operation with 37 075, Steam operates Saturday - Friday with 5820 and the Vintage Train will have 41241 hauling the historic vintage coaches

Locomotive Roster for Weekend 21st & 22nd July and weekdays to 27th July 2018

Posted: 20 July 2018

The hot and dry conditions continue, despite some recent rain, but there is no steam ban on the KWVR with 75078 operating at the weekend with 41241 on the Vintage Train on Sunday and the weekday service which this week sees the introduction of the Haworth - Oxenhope tour bus.

Locomotive Roster for Weekend 7th & 8th July and weekdays to 13th July 2018

Posted: 6 July 2018

Despite the continued hot weather and steam bans elsewhere, the KWVR continues to operate steam hauled services and this weekend sees 75078 at the head of the main service train, assisted in the rear by 20 031. 43924 will be at the head of the Vintage Train on Sunday and the 'Ivatt' tank 41241 hauls its first service trains since overhaul Monday - Friday.

Locomotive Roster for Weekday 2nd – 6th July 2018

Posted: 1 July 2018

The 50th Anniversary Gala has been a huge success but now we return to our 'normal' operation with our 4 train weekday service which this week will be hauled by 43924

Locomotive Roster for Saturday 23rd June and 50th Anniversary 8-Day Gala

Posted: 21 June 2018

50 years in the making, the re-opened Keighley and Worth Valley Railway is only 1 week away from being 50 years old. To celebrate this momentous occasion we have in store the most ambitious Gala ever held on the Railway when no less than EIGHTEEN different steam and diesel locomotives will operate passenger services over the Oxenhope branch from Keighley over the 8days from the 24th June to the 1st July

Locomotive Roster for Weekend 16th & 17th June and Weekday 18th – 22nd June 2018

Posted: 15 June 2018

It is a mixture of locomotives in action over the weekend with the steam locomotives in the shape of 75078 and 45212, which arrives on Tuesday, and mainline diesel locomotive 50 035 'Ark Royal' which arrived on the KWVR this week.

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