• Wishing you a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year

    The Preserved Diesels Team would like to wish you all a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. Thank you to everyone who has supported and contributed to this site over the past year.  We ...

  • Dates for the diary

    Wensleydale November diesels The following engines are provisionally booked to work services at the Wensleydale Railway during November: 12th/13th – D9516 19th/20th – 33109 26th/27th – 20121 East Lancs – 2012 galas 7th Jan – Theme ...

  • 37250 lives again

    After a long period of work to enable a start to be made, 37250 finally burst into life again on Friday 30th March 2012, the first time the locomotive had seen life since 2003. 37250 moved ...

  • News – 31/05/12

    The Return of 50 017 “Royal Oak” Dave Cunningham’s 50 017 “Royal Oak” will be making it’s public debut in NSE Livery at the Plym Valley Railway on Saturday 9th June 2012 following many months of extensive bodywork repairs and preparation.  The ...

  • English Electric Running Weekend at the Wensleydale Railway

    Friday 22 June, Saturday 23 June and Sunday 24 June Featuring: 37250, 20166 and 20121 • First passenger runs of 37250 in preservation • Welcome back 20166 • Peak season timetable (6 return trips daily) • ...