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Locomotive Roster for the weekend Saturday 7th & Sunday 8th December 2019

Posted: 6 December 2019

For the second weekend of the Santa Steam Special weekends, 45212 will once again be in charge from Keighley to Oxenhope with the Oxenhope to Keighley 'downhill' leg in the hands of 20 031. The diesel railcar service will be operated by our Class 101 diesel multiple unit.

Locomotive Roster for the weekend Saturday 30th November & Sunday 1st December 2019

Posted: 29 November 2019

In this, the first weekend of the Santa Steam Special weekends, 45212 will head the service from Keighley to Oxenhope with the Oxenhope to Keighley 'downhill' leg in the hands of 37 075. The diesel railcar service will be operated by our Class 101 diesel multiple unit.

Locomotive Roster for the weekend Saturday 23rd & Sunday 24th November 2019

Posted: 22 November 2019

In this, the last weekend before Santa Claus descends on the Valley, after completing a season operating on the mainline on the Jacobite in Scotland, 45212 will head steam services this weekend with the diesel service once again in the hands of our diesel railbus M79964.

Locomotive Roster for the weekend Saturday 16th & Sunday 17th November 2019

Posted: 14 November 2019

Completing 12 months in service since overhaul, 78022 will head steam services this weekend with the diesel service once again in the hands of our diesel railbus M79964.

Locomotive Roster for the weekend Saturday 9th & Sunday 10th November 2019

Posted: 7 November 2019

It is 'as you were' on this weekend's steam service as the ever popular 41241 will head steam services once again with the diesel service in the hands of our diesel railbus M79964 continuing after its return to traffic last weekend.

Haworth Shed News – (belated) October 2019

Posted: 4 November 2019

Here is the next, although belted, instalment of our Young Person's Group member, Joe Shaw's updates on the going's on in the depths of Haworth Shed, including updates on 90733, 957, Class 101 DMU and DRB M79964 which returned to traffic on 2nd November.

Locomotive Roster for the weekend Saturday 2nd & Sunday 3rd November 2019

Posted: 1 November 2019

The weekend's steam service will be hauled along the Valley by the ever popular 41241 with the diesel service in the hands of our diesel railbus M79964, making a welcome return to traffic after 18 months out of service.

Locomotive Roster for the weekend Saturday 26th & Sunday 27th October & Weekdays to 1st November 2019

Posted: 23 October 2019

It is Half Term and Halloween Week on the KWVR offering passenger services throughout the week. 78022 will be hauling the Saturday steam service and will be joined by 41241 on Sunday for the first of our Halloween days. No. 85 will be operating Monday - Friday and on Thursday we have the second of our Halloween days when 78022 will be in action again alongside 85. The Class 101 diesel multiple unit will operate the Saturday diesel service.

Locomotive Roster for the weekend Saturday 19th & Sunday 20th October & Wednesday 23rd October 2019

Posted: 18 October 2019

The Beer & Music Festival Festival continues, the KWVR offering passenger services on transporting visitors to Festival's diverse venues. There will be no less than 4 steam locomotives and a mainline diesel hauling services across the next 7 days. The Wednesday railcar service this week will be replaced by a steam hauled service.

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