1st April 2012 - A "Crompton" and more signal boxes

April 26, 2012 - 1 st April 2012 Our aims today were relatively straightforward, have a ride on the Churnet Valley Railway including the...
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31st March 2012 - Immingham Centenary Preview tour

April 26, 2012 - 31 st March 2012 Our reason for staying in Crewe was to cover the Branch Line Society tour to Immingham, in a similar v...
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30th March 2012 - Shrewsbury to Crewe

April 17, 2012 - 30 th March 2012 We needed to be in Crewe for a tour on the Saturday so it was a choice of train or car to get there. N...
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25th March 2012 - Severn Valley gala

April 17, 2012 - 25 th March 2012 Spending the night in Birmingham following a rail tour yesterday gave us a good excuse to visit the Se...
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24th March 2012 - The Coal Grinder

April 16, 2012 - 24 th March 2012 We both enjoy a good freight line railtour, so Pathfinder’s “Coal Grinder” trip to the South Wales lin...
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17th March 2012 - Ecclesbourne Valley Railway

April 16, 2012 - 17 th March 2012 The announcement of a “Diesel Locomotive Weekend” on the Ecclesbourne Valley Railway using Class 20 D8...
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16th March 2012 - Chasing Colas

April 14, 2012 - 16 th March 2012 This was a day that turned from being a bash on the trains into a minor photography expedition. The or...
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7th March 2012 - Cold Pork Pie

April 03, 2012 - 7 th March 2012 Feeling unusually full of enthusiasm after working a week of nights, I decided on a jaunt to “Pork Pie...
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25th February 2012 - Cumbrian Circular

April 03, 2012 - 25 th February 2012 This tour from UK Railtours caught our eye for several reasons though photographic possibilities...
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14th February 2012 - A Missed Connection

April 03, 2012 - Tuesday 14 th February 2012 All good things come to an end and it was time to go home, also via Eurostar. We had planne...
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