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Locomotive Roster for the week Saturday 15th – Friday 21st June 2019

Posted: 14 June 2019

The weekend's steam service will be hauled along the Valley by 78022 on Saturday. Sunday also sees the second Vintage Train service, 78022 being joined by Taff Vale Railway veteran 85. The Class 101 diesel multiple unit will operate the Saturday morning diesel railcar service. Steam continues throughout the week with 43924.

Locomotive Roster for the week Saturday 8th – Friday 14th June 2019

Posted: 6 June 2019

The weekend's steam service will be hauled along the Valley by 5820 on Saturday. Sunday also sees the first Vintage Train service, 5820 being joined by veteran 85. The Class 101 diesel multiple unit will operate the Saturday morning diesel railcar service. Steam continues throughout the week with 78022.

Locomotive Roster for the week Saturday 1st – Friday 7th June 2019

Posted: 30 May 2019

The weekend's steam service will be hauled along the Valley by 78022 on Saturday. Sunday sees a 2 steam train service, 78022 being joined by 43924. The Class 101 diesel multiple unit will operate the Saturday morning diesel railcar service. Steam continues throughout the week with 43924.

Locomotive Roster for the week Saturday 25th May – Friday 31st May 2019

Posted: 22 May 2019

The Bank Holiday weekend sees the start of 7 day passenger services. The weekend starts with a Diesel & Ale service hauled by 37 075 with 78022 on the steam service. 78022 is joined by 75078 on Sunday and Monday and the pair also join forces for a children's Princesses and Superheroes event on Wednesday & Thursday. 75078 operates alone on Tuesday and Friday when the Vintage Tour Bus makes its first appearance of the year.

Locomotive Roster for the weekend 18th & 19th May & Wednesday 22nd May 2019

Posted: 15 May 2019

3 steam (5820, 43924 and 75078) and one diesel (25 059) locomotives make up the locomotive roster for the Haworth 1940s Weekend when the Railway will be transporting visitors to and from one of the country's best 1940s celebrations

News from Haworth Sheds – May 2019

Posted: 14 May 2019

The second report by Joe Shaw of the goings on in Haworth Shed, updates on 90733, 41241, 85 and 45212.

Locomotive Roster for the weekend 11th & 12th May 2019

Posted: 10 May 2019

The steam service will be hauled along the Valley by our USATC S160 no. 5820 on Saturday. Sunday sees a 2 steam train service, 5820 being joined by 78022. The Class 101 diesel multiple unit will operate the Saturday morning diesel railcar service.

Tour de Yorkshire – Important

Posted: 1 May 2019

IMPORTANT NOTICE: The 'Tour De Yorkshire' will be running through and around the Worth Valley and as a result, there will be some road closures in the area.

KWVR Welcomes WW2 Veterans on a journey back in time

Posted: 27 April 2019

On Wednesday 25th April, the KWVR welcomed 2 of the few remaining veterans of the British Forces who fought in the Second World War’s Normandy landings, to reconnect with their memories of 1940s railways

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