I have heard the 21 April for a launch then I assume rest of year visit other locos the big when is when will it first meet up with 778
I heard that this event was a great success for far and had 17 simplex on one train.
Has anyone got a picture of the event?
[ATTACH] image of simplex at leighton buzzard
Privately owned loco steamed first time since 1960.
This will hopefully lead to the steam test in the near future
The greensand trust (owners of 778) are currently restoring a armoured simplex LR2182. the only one in original mechanical condition.
Some pictures from the offload of the new loco
I understand that the coming May bank holiday that the latest loco to join the leighton buzzard fleet will be arrive from store in France.
I am please to confirm that leighton buzzard railway will be starting work on the new station building in October. They still have to complete the...
unfortunately it is not within my Gift to supply you a copy of the bidding documents. Am am sure now that the process is over there should be no...
Well I am sure all will become clear when railword actually formally announce the winner with the reasons behind the choice.
At least in safe storage not sure how it stacks up against criteria set out in the bid process
Leighton buzzard could do with a O&K not sure they have enough:D
I think you mean HS2 but I heard they where using it on HS3 as it had more hills
Was a great event will be very hard act to follow for the next WW1 event
Still hoping for a change of heart so it can be returned to where it first steamed in the uk and the railway that is twinned with the Matheran....
think it was actually two trains at the same time one in platform 1 and one in two of pages park. was only five coaches in total, but still a good...
thanks to everyone that came to the Gala today was busier than yesterday. More coaches where really need hopefully fix that next year,
[IMG]Already arrived visitor working trains
Will be nice to see the loco out and about as well hopefully
Thanks lots of people have worked very hard to update the gala format, so we need people to like it to make it a success
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