Tag: Cathedrals Express

Dawlish repairs may postpone Sir Nigel

[Update 6th March:  Steam Dreams now tell us that this trip will definitely go ahead, as Network Rail have announced that the repairs will be completed by 4th April, ahead of schedule.  HOWEVER, Steam Dreams also tell us that Sir Nigel Gresley will only be hauling the Cathedrals Express from Westbury in Wilts to Exeter…

A welcome visitor to Eastleigh…

Steam will return to Hedge End and Eastleigh briefly on 5th December, when passengers can travel to Bath behind two ‘Black Five’ locos hauling The Cathedrals Express. The event is also likely to attract steam enthusiasts and train-spotters to all the other stations along the route, many of whom will find Botley a good vantage point as the…