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Locomotive Roster for Weekend 15th & 16th September and midweek railcar service

Posted: 13 September 2018

Our Civil Engineers have been busy and our normal weekend service resumes with 5820 operating steam trains on both days and 43924 joining in on Sunday. The midweek diesel railcar service returns on Wednesday and this, and the Saturday early morning service, will be operated by our Class 101 DMU.

Locomotive Roster for Weekend 8th & 9th September 2018

Posted: 6 September 2018

With our Civil Engineers undertaking essential maintenance the Green timetable will operate on both days this weekend with 43924 at the head of the steam service.

Locomotive Roster for Weekend 1st & 2nd September and weekdays to 7th September 2018

Posted: 31 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 41241 operating the last of our daily Summer services.

Locomotive Roster for Weekend 25th & 26th August, Bank Holiday and weekdays to 31st August 2018

Posted: 23 August 2018

The Bank Holiday weekend starts with the monthly Diesel and Ale service. 25 059 is rostered for this train with 5820 on the steam service. 5820 will be joined on Sunday and Monday by 41241. Tuesday to Friday weekday services will be hauled by 75078

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.

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