Loco Roster

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

Locomotive Roster weekend 13th & 14th January 2018

It's as you were this weekend, with the steam service in the hands of 43924 and the diesel service operated by railbus no. M79964

Locomotive Roster weekend 6th & 7th January 2018

With the Christmas festivities now behind us, we have a period of weekend running with the Green (Saturday) and Blue (Sunday) Winter Timetables. For this first weekends of 2018, 43924 will be at the head of the weekend steam service with 4 round trips on each day.

Locomotive Roster Mince Pie Specials, Boxing Day – 1st January 2018

Visiting LMS Class 5MT 44871 will be at the head of all steam services from Boxing Day through to Monday 1st January 2018.

Locomotive Roster Amendment Saturday 23rd December 2017

Visitors to the Railway should be aware that there is a change of locomotive on Saturday with 5820 now taking the place of 43924. 44871 will take the Sunday service as originally posted on the website.

Locomotive Roster for the Weekend 23rd & Christmas Eve 2017

Weekends of Santa Steam Specials and Father Christmas travelling up and down the Valley will soon be over for another year as we approach the last weekend before Christmas and Santa leaves for the North Pole and his most important night of the year. It will be the same combination of steam locomotives as last weekend with 43924 on Saturday and 44871 on Sunday. Our class 101 diesel multiple unit will be providing an additional journey to Santa ticket holders and a pay on the day passenger service for our other visitors.

Locomotive Roster for the Weekend 16th & 17th December 2017

Three weekends of Santa Steam Specials and Father Christmas and our volunteers are still going strong. The steam locomotives attached at the Oxenhope end of the train this weekend will be 44871 on Saturday and 43924 on Sunday. Our class 101 diesel multiple unit will be providing an additional journey to Santa ticket holders and a pay on the day passenger service for our other visitors.

Locomotive Roster for the Weekend 9th & 10th December 2017

Father Christmas has certainly been busy and so have our volunteers. The steam locomotives attached at the Oxenhope end of the train this weekend will be 5820 on Saturday and 90733 on Sunday and the diesel power at the north end will once again be 25 059. Our class 101 diesel multiple unit will be providing an additional journey to Santa ticket holders and a pay on the day passenger service for our other visitors.

Locomotive Roster for the Weekend 2nd & 3rd December 2017

Father Christmas arrived in the Worth Valley last weekend to a wonderful sunny but chilly welcome, as the photographs show. Next weekend the steam locomotives attached at the Oxenhope end of the train 44871 on Saturday and 90733 on Sunday and the diesel power at the north end will once again be 25 059. Our class 101 diesel multiple unit will be providing an additional journey to Santa ticket holders and a pay on the day passenger service for our other visitors.

Locomotive Roster for the Weekend 25th & 26th November 2017

Father Christmas arrives in the Worth Valley this weekend with packed trains of adults and happy little children. A steam locomotives will be attached at the Oxenhope end of the train with a mainline diesel at the north end. This weekend will see steam in the shape of 90733 on Saturday, 44871 on Sunday and the diesel power at the north end will be 25 059. Our class 101 diesel multiple unit will be providing an additional journey to Santa ticket holders and a pay on the day passenger service other visitors.

Locomotive Roster weekend 18th & 19th November 2017

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.

Locomotive Roster weekend 11th & 12th November 2017

With temperatures dropping as Winter starts to take a hold, 90733 will head the steam services this weekend.

Locomotive Roster weekend 4th & 5th November 2017

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.

Locomotive Roster for weekdays commencing 23rd October and weekend 28th & 29th October 2017

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.

Locomotive Roster Wednesday 18th October and Beer & Music Festival 19th – 22nd October 2017

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.

Locomotive Roster weekend 14th & 15th October 2017 Update

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.

Locomotive Roster Wednesday 11th October and weekend 14th & 15th October 2017

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.

Locomotive Roster Wednesday 4th October and weekend 7th & 8th October 2017

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.

Locomotive Roster Weekend 30th September & 1st October 2017 Update

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.

Locomotive Roster Wednesday 27th September and weekend 30th September & 1st October 2017

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

Locomotive Roster Weekend 23rd & 24th September 2017

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.