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 sees the first of our Diesel & Ale Saturdays with 25 059 providing the power. The steam service will be hauled along the Valley by our USATC S160 no. 5820. Sunday sees a 2 steam train service, 5820 being joined by 78022. The 101 diesel multiple unit will operate the Wednesday diesel railcar service.
The Easter weekend sees 2 train operation with Easter steam services 75078 and 78022. From Tuesday – Friday 5820 takes charge of the daily service.
This weekend sees the introduction of the Easter daily steam service. This weekend's steam service will be in the hands of 75078 with the 101 diesel multiple unit on the diesel services. From Monday - Thursday 43924 takes charge and on Good Friday, when there are 2 steam services, 43924 is joined by 78022.
This weekend’s steam service will once again be hauled along the Valley by our LMS Class MT ‘Black 5’ 45212. The 101 diesel multiple unit will operate the diesel service on Saturday & Sunday and also the Wednesday diesel railcar service.
For the last weekend of April, 5820 will be hauling the steam service and our Class 101 DMU will operate the diesel service
It will be 43924 on the steam service train at the weekend joined by our Class 101 diesel multiple unit operating all diesel services.
It will be 5820 on the steam service train at the weekend being joined on Saturday afternoon by 1704 'Nunlow' on its last duties before overhaul hauling the appropriately named 'Nunlow's Nightcap'. The midweek Wednesday diesel railcar service returns next week with our Class 101 diesel multiple unit operating all diesel services.
If repairs are completed in time, the Saturday and Sunday steam service will be in the capable hands of 5820 or 75078 in 5820's absence, with the Class 101 diesel multiple unit operating the Saturday and Sunday diesel services. The midweek steam service will be hauled by 43924.
For the Bank Holiday weekend we will have two steam locomotives in operation 75078 and 90733 plus an all day diesel service on Saturday formed of our normal service coaches hauled by one of our main line diesels, 37 075.
BR Standard Class 4MT 75078 will haul all steam services from the 18th - 23rd April. Our DMU will be on the diesel service at the weekend until D0226 takes over for the last 2 trips on Sunday
The 'Flying Scotsman' will soon be a happy memory for us all and we Easter is soon upon us with three locomotives in operation over the this week as all day running over the Easter holiday period comes into effect.
There are 3 days of steam action this weekend with both 90733 and 75078 operating services plus the bonus of mainline diesel traction all day Saturday with 37 075.
75078 substituted for 90733 but the latter should be on duty this weekend subject to final checks. 43924 will substitute should 90733 not be available.
This weekend's steam action will be provided by 90733 returning to action after extensive repairs.