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Twenties At The North Norfolk Diesel Gala

June 15, 2017 - Our 20227 made its return to the North Norfolk Railway for the Summer Season to work at last weekends Diesel Gal with 20...
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Plans for the Summer

May 29, 2017 - Over the next few months we have plenty planned for our locomotives the operating days are summarised as follows - D800...
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Bank Holiday Running at Butterley

May 26, 2017 - If you are looking for a good day out this Bank Holiday weekend, you will get a warm welcome at the Midland Railway, But...
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Loadbank Testing 20227

April 30, 2017 - 20227 was loadbank tested last Friday to smooth out the all or nothing power application which had been getting progress...
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First Trains In New London Transport Livery

April 17, 2017 - On Sunday 20227 debuted in its new London Transport red livery at the Midland railway Trust, Butterley, having been rece...
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Quite A Busy weekend...and First Glimpse of 227's Repaint

April 04, 2017 - The repaint of 20227 to London Transport red has just been completed at Boden's, Birmingham and transport has been arran...
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Own a Piece Of 20227

February 13, 2017 - Here's your change to get your own piece of 20227, we are selling a coffee table skillfully made from the cylinder liner...
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Repaint Planned Finally Underway For 20227

January 23, 2017 - After being announced a year ago the repaint of 20227 is finally about to start. The London Transport Large Roundel red...
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London Underground Tour Class 20 Hauled to Quainton Road

January 15, 2017 - The Class 20 Loco Society as part of the 60th birthday celebrations of the locomotive class are delighted to be working...
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A Merry Christmas and Best Wishes for 2017

December 24, 2016 - We wish a Merry Christmas and our Best wishes for the New Year to all our members, associates and friends, thanking you...
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Autumn Members Update

September 26, 2016 - Here is our latest and longest members update, covering the work preparing 20227 for its very successful Summer running...
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Straight Outta Cromer - 20227 To The Rescue

August 18, 2016 - A dozen stranded passengers were saved by 20227 and the North Norfolk Railway when their lunchtime train from Sheringham...
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North Norfolk Railway Diesel Gala - Diagrams for the weekend

June 10, 2016 - With 20227 running at the North Norfolk Railway Diesel Gala this weekend, please see the diagrams and running times for...
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Late News Breaking - 227 on the Front Page

April 23, 2016 - 20227 has hit the headlines of the Eastern Daily Press knocking the St Georges Day Celebrations and the Mural of Mammoth...
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20227 Ready For It's Summer By The Sea

April 11, 2016 - 20227 made a return to traffic this weekend operating a test train at the Midland Railway in readiness for its Summer Se...
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The End Of An Era - 20227 Repaint

March 13, 2016 - In the next few weeks a re-paint of 20227 should be starting bringing to an end it's period in London Underground LT150...
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20 Years Ago Today

February 02, 2016 - What were you doing 20 years ago today, according to archive copies of our magazine 20-20 Vision, Pip Dunn amongst other...
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Latest Members Update

January 02, 2016 - A Happy New year to you all, here is our latest members update covering events over the last few months and recent devel...
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Happy Christmas and Best Wishes For The New Year

December 23, 2015 - A Happy Christmas and Best wishes to all our members and followers for 2016, well we've had a quite a year, my highlight...
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Winter 2015 Fleet Update

December 01, 2015 - Over the past few months 20205 has continued to be on hire at Dagenham, for shunting and transferring Euro-tunnel freigh...
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August and September fleet Update

October 20, 2015 - The last couple of months have been busy for us and our loco's up and down the country, both 20227 and 205 returned to t...
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Latest Working Weekend and Loco News

August 16, 2015 - A lot was achieved last weekend following a couple of months cleaning and repainting the engine compartment of 20001 01...
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Annual General Meeting 2015

June 20, 2015 - Our biggest success of the year was the completion of the restoration of 20205, which allowed the popular ‘Mini Chopperf...
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May Members Update

June 09, 2015 - Apologies for lack of updates recently, here is our latest Members News Update, summarising our activities and latest ne...
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Thanks to whoever fixed the coach door handle - Latest Fleet Update

April 25, 2015 - As usual there is a lot going on up and down the country with our small fleet of loco's, its thanks to a dedicated band...
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20001 Returns to Butterley and Locomotive Update

March 29, 2015 - After a rather long wait 20001 has returned to Butterley to have the generator repairs carried out. Lester and Steve wel...
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The February 2015 Members Update

February 28, 2015 - Welcome to our latest members update, Chris Stevenson summerises our activities over the last nine months covering the r...
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Get You Kicks on the A13 - 20227 at Ripple Lane

January 28, 2015 - 20227 is back is back in the old Class 20's old stomping ground of East London, the loco is currently on contract workin...
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January Working Members Meeting

January 27, 2015 - Our New Year Working Members meeting was held the other weekend at the Midland Railway to discuss planned work and propo...
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Happy Christmas And all The Best For 2015

December 24, 2014 - A Happy Christmas and best wishes for the the New Year for all our Members and followers. Well 2014 has certainly had it...
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Restoration Update 20205, plus news on 227

November 21, 2014 - A lot of hard work done this weekend by Lee, Lester, Michael, Steve, Trev, Will, and Chris 227’s dodgy oil pump removed...
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Traction - 20 Years Ago Today

July 08, 2014 - On the 9th July 1994 20227 was named 'Traction' at the official launch of the magazine at the Doncaster Works Gala. It w...
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20227 on the S Stock Trains

July 04, 2014 - A selection of photo's by Trevor Rolfe very early on the morning of the 1st of July, of the 20's on the S Stock trains o...
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The May 2014 Members Update

June 07, 2014 - The attached members update records the highs and lows of a rather hectic few months since the end of last year, with co...
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Latest News 20227 Back on Mainline & 20205 Restoration

May 14, 2014 - After a couple of months at Barrow Hill being prepared 20227 makes a return to mainline running tomorrow on S stock trai...
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The Metro Gnome - Twenty Years On

May 06, 2014 - Advertised as the First Diesel Tour on the Underground; 20227 hauled our 'Metro Gnome' railtour on sections of the Metro...
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20227 Reluctantly Withdrawn From Swanage Gala

April 24, 2014 - Following discussions with the Swanage Railway, we have had to reluctantly withdraw 20227 from the forthcoming mainline...
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20048 Heading For Epping Ongar Gala Weekend

April 14, 2014 - Unfortunately 20227 will not be able to take part in the forthcoming Epping Ongar Railway Diesel Gala on the 26th and 27...
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Transverse Objectives - AGM 2014

April 06, 2014 - This years AGM was a quieter affair than usual, but we were still able to discuss the important issues and plans for the...
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20205 Latest

April 03, 2014 - The restoration of 20205 is beginning to reach the stage where we are re-fitting more than we are removing, so real prog...
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Mainline To Swanage 2014

March 19, 2014 - After the success of last years event 20227 will be returning to this years Swanage Diesel Gala from the 9th to 11th May...
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Washford Heath, Ruslip and Ripley

March 08, 2014 - A quick update on the status of our loco's and the incredible amount of work that is being carried out, up and down the...
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Don't Look Back In Ongar

March 01, 2014 - We have had a number of invitations for both 20001 and 227 this Spring. Whilst final details are to be confirmed it look...
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Chinnor & Princes Risborough Modern Traction Award

February 07, 2014 - Following the success of their 'Haversham and Friends' weekend last October the Chinnor & Princes Risborough Railway has...
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Railex 2014 Exclusive

January 05, 2014 - The date for this years Railex Model Railway Exhibition at the Midland Railway Trust is the 16th & 17th August, the even...
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Happy Christmas

December 24, 2013 - Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year to all our members and followers, it is looking like 2014 will be as eventful as th...
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December Members Newsletter

December 15, 2013 - No-one said it was going to be easy!!! Chris Stevenson takes us through the societies sometimes manic activity over the...
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December LT Heritage Trains

November 29, 2013 - The LT150 Events are the gift that keeps on giving, now its time for the Early Christmas Present. On Sunday 8th December...
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Working Members Meeting

October 20, 2013 - Our end of season working members weekend was held at Wansford on the Nene Valley Railway yesterday to discuss work and...
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Chinnor Gala

October 13, 2013 - This weekends Chinnor and Princes Risborough Railway Gala has been a great success despite changeable weather and repair...
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