• News – 28/06/12

    31 101 Suburban Preservation are pleased to announce that after extensive engine work and bodywork repairs 31101 was started and ran under her own power on 25/6/2012, and a successful test run undertaken on the 26th to ...

  • 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 – 18/12/11

    D8059 on SVR PWay Duties D8059 was utilised on PWay Dtuies on Friday 9th December on one of the initial positioning moves in conjunction with the forthcoming relaying works at Foley Park early next year.  D8059 ...

  • Border Union Railway official opening – 1st July 2012

    On Sunday 1st July the Border Union Railway officially opens at Whitrope. Situated between Hawick & Newcastleton the UK’s newest heritage line to open is at the highest point on the old Carlisle-Edinburgh “Waverley Route”. The ...

  • News – 07/01/12

    47 596 Test Run 47 596 successfully underwent a loaded lest run on 2nd January 2012 with 2 locos and six coaches in tow some 400+ tonnes on the 14:00 Dereham – Wymondham Abbey.  This was the first ...