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  1. Robin liked nick813's post in the thread SVR Loco Newsy News / discussions.

    I understand that 813's tank is being removed , possibly by now removed. A new saddle tank will be fabricated in North Wales. Costs between £15 to £20K . We hope with the removal of some tubes and inspection, the boiler can be given a new 10...

    May 29, 2024 at 2:01 PM
  2. Robin liked gios's post in the thread 82045 The way ahead?.

    The May update: http://www.82045.org.uk/news/82045_news-may24.html

    May 28, 2024 at 9:46 PM
  3. Robin liked Sidmouth's post in the thread SVR General Discussion.

    Many thanks @Pete Thornhill There was much discussion at board level on the best place to collect the funds and that was decided to be the Guarantee company as others have said the charitable trust does have to make donations in line with its...

    May 26, 2024 at 11:13 AM
  4. Robin liked Sidmouth's post in the thread SVR General Discussion.

    The Resilience Fund is replacing the Survival Appeal. It was always expected to have to “re-boot” the appeal after a year or so and having survived as it were its now more logical to change it to a resilience fund The railway has done well to...

    May 23, 2024 at 6:07 PM
  5. Robin replied to the thread SVR General Discussion.

    One thing of note is that the Resilience Fund is through the Guarantee Company rather than the Charitable Trust and therefore not eligible for Gift Aid.

    May 23, 2024 at 6:06 PM