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  Topic: West Midlands Trains: 10 December 2017 - April 2026
KJEvans

Replies: 17
Views: 1479

PostForum: General Forum   Posted: Tue Oct 17, 2017 6:52 pm   Subject: West Midlands Trains: 10 December 2017 - April 2026
Taken from Rail magazine fb:
More than 100 new trains will be built by Bombardier and CAF for the new West Midlands franchise in deals worth a combined 680 million.
The franchise, operated by Abell ...
  Topic: Spring Steam Gala: 16 to 18 March 2018
KJEvans

Replies: 4
Views: 1270

PostForum: SVR Special Events   Posted: Sat Sep 30, 2017 1:29 pm   Subject: Spring Steam Gala: 16 to 18 March 2018
60163 announced as visiting.
  Topic: Autumn Steam Gala: 21 to 24 September 2017
KJEvans

Replies: 30
Views: 4797

PostForum: SVR Special Events   Posted: Fri Sep 29, 2017 9:18 pm   Subject: Autumn Steam Gala: 21 to 24 September 2017
The gala has been usefully summarised on SVRLive (based on a PR).
Refer to http://www.svrlive.com/autumn-steam-gala-2017

I notice no final passenger figures have been released.
Still probably to ...
  Topic: Vintage Trains 'Valley Rambler': 11 November 2017
KJEvans

Replies: 3
Views: 550

PostForum: General Forum   Posted: Thu Sep 28, 2017 9:42 pm   Subject: Vintage Trains 'Valley Rambler': 11 November 2017
SVR timetable alteration for the charter:
http://www.svr.co.uk/NewsItem.aspx?a=805
http://www.svr.co.uk/pdf/Special%20Events/SVR%20Saturday%2011th%20November%20-%20Timetable%20Alterations.pdf
  Topic: Carriage questions. 25771 and the Shrewsbury Saloon
KJEvans

Replies: 8
Views: 626

PostForum: Rolling Stock   Posted: Wed Sep 27, 2017 8:23 pm   Subject: Re: Carriage questions. 25771 and the Shrewsbury Saloon
In the interests of keeping svrwiki accurate and up to date, can anyone tell me if the description of BR Mk1 25771 as "In service in Set N, replacing the Gresley Carriage under overhaul." is ...
  Topic: Old photos - Hoobrook
KJEvans

Replies: 5
Views: 1000

PostForum: Photographic Section   Posted: Fri Sep 01, 2017 7:50 pm   Subject: Old photos - Hoobrook
Are you sure it's the southern end? Looks more like the north end and NLS seems to confirm.
  Topic: Looking ahead to the 2018 Special Events
KJEvans

Replies: 5
Views: 818

PostForum: SVR Special Events   Posted: Tue Aug 22, 2017 7:47 pm   Subject: Looking ahead to the 2018 Special Events
There's comment on FB from a member of the 40's committee that the quoted dates for 40s are a week early. The first weekend is actually 30th June/1st July and the second weekend is 7th/8th July.
  Topic: Harriers Leaving Aggborough: August 2017
KJEvans

Replies: 16
Views: 1611

PostForum: General Forum   Posted: Sun Aug 20, 2017 6:07 pm   Subject: Harriers Leaving Aggborough: August 2017
I'm not sure if people add travel on the SVR to make a weekend of it.

A few I think but not many in the grand scheme of things.
  Topic: Bewdley road closures 24 September 2017 (Gala weekend)
KJEvans

Replies: 31
Views: 3476

PostForum: SVR Special Events   Posted: Sun Aug 20, 2017 2:04 pm   Subject: Bewdley road closures 24 September 2017 (Gala weekend)
First arrival from Worcester is 9.44 and then hourly onwards.
  Topic: London Midland contract award: 2015 - December 2017
KJEvans

Replies: 22
Views: 2452

PostForum: General Forum   Posted: Sun Aug 13, 2017 6:16 pm   Subject: London Midland contract award: 2015 - December 2017
Dear Rob and Patrick, I don't know how factual this is but is the new high speed railway going to consume vast sums of money and there is only so much money to go around? I suppose that is another deb ...
  Topic: London Midland contract award: 2015 - December 2017
KJEvans

Replies: 22
Views: 2452

PostForum: General Forum   Posted: Thu Aug 10, 2017 6:53 pm   Subject: London Midland contract award: 2015 - December 2017
For Kidderminster and the Snow Hill lines, the main points seem to be refurb stock (presumably the 170s) and additional stock, and an upgrade for the sunday service (earlier trains and more frequent).
  Topic: London Midland contract award: 2015 - December 2017
KJEvans

Replies: 22
Views: 2452

PostForum: General Forum   Posted: Thu Aug 10, 2017 6:45 pm   Subject: London Midland contract award: 2015 - December 2017
I am reading this change as good news for the area.

A statement by London Midland offers a polite congratulations to the new train company. This is the internet link https://www.londonmidland.com/ ...
  Topic: London Midland contract award: 2015 - December 2017
KJEvans

Replies: 22
Views: 2452

PostForum: General Forum   Posted: Thu Aug 10, 2017 2:14 pm   Subject: London Midland contract award: 2015 - December 2017
The DfT press release:
https://www.gov.uk/government/news/more-seats-for-rail-passengers-as-nearly-1-billion-is-invested-in-midlands-services
The interactive map gives more details: http://maps.dft. ...
  Topic: Foley Park Sugar Beet Sidings: Possible Goods Shed.
KJEvans

Replies: 34
Views: 5989

PostForum: Rolling Stock   Posted: Thu Jul 06, 2017 10:19 pm   Subject: Foley Park Sugar Beet Sidings: Possible Goods Shed.
Looks good but I can't see where there is space now the houses etc have been built on the sugar beat site.
Still plenty of room...
  Topic: Spring Steam Gala: 16 to 18 March 2018
KJEvans

Replies: 4
Views: 1270

PostForum: SVR Special Events   Posted: Wed Jul 05, 2017 9:10 pm   Subject: Re: Spring Steam Gala 2018
Hi,

Are there any provisional dates for next year's (2018) Spring Steam Gala yet? And for that matter, the Autumn Steam gala, as I have to book leave, etc., well in advance?

Best regards,

Reg ...
 
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