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‘Bahamas’ Railtour to Carlisle 9th February 2019

Posted: 14 November 2018

An event that that has been 25 years in the making, 'Jubilee Class' locomotive 45596 'Bahamas' is returning to the mainline on Saturday 9th February when it will run from Oxenhope over the Settle & Carlisle Railway to Carlisle and return.

Locomotive Roster for the Weekend 10th & 11th November 2018

Posted: 8 November 2018

There will be 2 steam locomotives in action this weekend with 43924 operating on Saturday and 41241 handling the Sunday steam service. The Class 101 DMU will operate the diesel service on both days.

Locomotive Roster for the Weekend 3rd & 4th November 2018

Posted: 1 November 2018

This weekend sees the introduction of the Winter timetables with 43924 at the head of our steam services and the Class 101 DMU on the diesel services.

Haworth Shop Closure 5th – 10th November

Posted: 29 October 2018

Haworth Shop will be closed from the 5th to the 10th November for work to be undertaken to replace the Booking Hall floor.

Locomotive Roster for Weekend 27th & 28th October and midweek service, 30th & 31st October and 1st November 2018

Posted: 25 October 2018

After the intensity of the Beer & Music Festival services, stretching from 09.00 to after midnight for our locomotive crews, we return to normality with 75078 on the steam service at the weekend and 41241 working the half term weekday service.

Locomotive Roster for Weekend 13th & 14th October and midweek railcar service

Posted: 10 October 2018

With just one week to go for the 2018 Beer & Music Festival, motive power this weekend will be in the form of our Class 101 diesel multiple unit and steam locomotive 43924

Locomotive Roster for Weekend 6th & 7th October and midweek railcar service

Posted: 3 October 2018

October sees the introduction of the revised Blue timetable with the second train operated by one of our diesel railcars with one steam hauled service on both Saturday and Sunday. 41241 will operate the steam services on both days with diesel railcar services on Saturday, Sunday and Wednesday operated by the Class 101 diesel multiple unit

Locomotive Roster Weekend 29th & 30th September and Wednesday 3rd October 2018

Posted: 29 September 2018

This weekend sees the last of our Diesel and Ale Saturday with 37 075 bringing down the curtain on the 2018 series of this monthly event with real ales being provided by Naylor’s Brewery from Cross Hills. 75078 and 41241 provide the steam services.

Locomotive Roster for Weekend 22nd & 23rd September and midweek railcar service

Posted: 20 September 2018

The weekend services will be in the hands of 75078 on both days with 41241 operating the relief train on Sunday.

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