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D8001 and the Epping To Ongar Autumn Gala

September 19, 2017 - A rather depressing way to end the season, after a successful summer running at the Epping to Ongar Railway, we have had...
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London Transport Weekend, Epping To Ongar Railway

July 19, 2017 - What do you need for a London Transport Themed Gala, well the Epping to Ongar Railway had it all Red Buses, a Central Li...
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The Ups and Downs Of The Epping to Ongar Spring Diesel Gala

April 25, 2017 - Finally, D8001 has worked its first gala at the Epping to Ongar Railway last weekend, but the weekend was not without it...
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D8001 Ready To Go...South

April 10, 2017 - After a very long day last Thursday all the faults on D8001 were finally resolved, the wiring to the firebell in the cab...
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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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D8001 Back in Operation - Finally

March 28, 2017 - It's been a long time, but we are pleased to say D8001 is finally back in operation for the first time since September 2...
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The End Of The Line - That's The Central Line !!!

January 30, 2017 - Following last years successful visit of 20142 to the Epping to Ongar Railway, we are pleased to announce that D8001 has...
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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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8001 Power Unit Refitted

March 21, 2016 - Finally, 8001/20001 has had its power unit re-fitted last week after a light overhaul and the generator repairs that cau...
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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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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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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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June Working Weekend

June 29, 2014 - Another good weekends with seven members working to progress the restoration of 20205, there's still plenty of work to d...
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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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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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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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20001 at Boden Rail Latest

February 22, 2014 - Work is progressing well on 8001 at the very busy Boden Rail, Birmingham; the roof panels have been removed and everythi...
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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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8001 On The Move

December 01, 2013 - 8001 will be on the move again, this time not under her own power, on Wednesday she will be collected from the Nene Vall...
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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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More Nene Valley Gala Photo's

October 14, 2013 - Thanks to friend of the society Sam Savage for some excellent photo's of 8001 at the Nene Valley Gala on Friday 4th Octo...
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Nene Valley Gala

October 09, 2013 - Yesterday 8001 played a popular part in this weekends Diesel Gala at the Nene Valley Railway, Hauling brake van rides on...
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Midland Railway 1960's Gala

July 23, 2013 - The Midland Railway 1960s Gala was a great success last weekend with good feedback from from visitors and trains running...
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