Listed below are the locomotives or diesel units rostered for the next weeks services.
Whilst every effort will made to ensure that the advised motive power is available, the Keighley & Worth Valley Railway reserve the right to change this when operational circumstances so dictate.
For past locomotive rosters, visit News@KWVR where there is a full list of all the published rosters for weeks gone by
This weekend is the last before the seasonal festivities descend into the Worth Valley and train services revolve around bringing joy to all our festive passengers. For this last weekend 43924 will head the steam passenger service on Saturday and Sunday.
With temperatures dropping as Winter starts to take a hold, 90733 will head the steam services this weekend.
Most children are back at school, November has poked its head round the corner, so it is now weekend running only right through to 2018. This weekend sees 43924 on the steam services and M79964 on the diesel service.
There is a daily steam service this week for the school half term holiday and 43924 will be at operating every day, being replaced for the weekend steam service by visitor 44871.
With the Wednesday railcar service and Beer & Music Festival, the KWVR is this week offering continuous passenger services from Wednesday through to Sunday with no less than 3 steam locomotives, one mainline diesel and one diesel railcar providing passenger services over the 5 days.
A change to the original roster for the steam locomotive this weekend with WD 90733 now scheduled for the steam services on Saturday and Sunday.
Having arrived on Friday and operated all steam services at the weekend, LMS ‘Black 5’ 4-6-0 44871, is once again scheduled to be on duty over the coming weekend.
All being well, LMS 'Black 5' 4-6-0 44871, which was scheduled to arrive for last week's services will arrive on the Railway ready to take up its duties on the Railway this weekend.
Ian Riley's LMS Class 5MT ('Black 5') 4-6-0 44871 will be arriving on the Railway this week and subject to a fitness-to-run examination will take the place of 43924 at the head of steam services this weekend.
This weekend sees the last of the Diesel and Ale Days, this time in the hands of 20 031. The steam service on Saturday and Sunday will have 43924 at the head and our Class 101 diesel multiple unit will operate the diesel service on Sunday
Returning to normality, on the main service this weekend will be 90733 with a rare appearance of 1704 'Nunlow' on the relief set on Sunday.
Every year, in September, our Civil Maintenance team take possession of some part of the line. This year work is being concentrated on one of our bridges necessitating severance of the line between Oakworth and Haworth. 90733 and diesel 25 059 will operate a Haworth-Oxenhope shuttle, with our Class 101 DMU operating Oakworth-Keighley. A bus will link Haworth and Ingrow
The pink timetable this week offers 4 round trips behind 43924. 5820 operates the Green timetable on both Saturday and Sunday as the Railway prepares for civil engineering work that will take place over 2 weeks commencing 11th September.
Over the next 7 days 3 locomotives will be in action, 75078 Monday, Saturday and Sunday and on the weekday service 43924. Sharing duties at the weekend with 75078 will be 85 on the last of this year's Vintage Train Sundays
Throughout the week we will have 90733 in operation, being replaced by 75078 on Saturday and Sunday with 43924 joining in on Sunday. Saturday is Diesel & Ale Day with an all day diesel service on Saturday hauled by one of our main line diesels, 37 075, sponsored by Salamander Brewery.
Throughout the week and on both days of the weekend, we will have 90733 in operation, being joined by 43924 on Sunday.
This week the steam service Monday – Saturday will have 75078 at the head operating 5 round trips per day. 75078 steps down on Saturday with 90733 on the main service on Sunday and 1054 with its rake of vintage coaches operating a further Vintage Sunday train service.
Throughout the week and on both days of the weekend we will have 5820 in operation, being joined by 75078 on Sunday. Saturday is Diesel & Ale Day with an all day diesel service on Saturday hauled by one of our main line diesels, 20 031, sponsored by Wishbone Brewery.
This week the steam service Monday - Friday will have no. 85 at the head operating 4 round trips per day. 85 steps down on Friday with 5820 on the main service on Saturday and Sunday. The third Vintage Sunday train of the year will again feature 1054 with its rake of vintage coaches.
43924 heads the weekday service before 90733 is in operation on both days of the weekend along with 75078 at the head of the 2nd steam service on Sunday. Our Class 101 diesel multiple unit will operate the Saturday diesel service.