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‘B1’ And Britannia For Bluebell’s ‘Giants’ Event
THOMPSON ‘B1’ No. 61306 Mayflower and pioneer BR Standard Pacific No. 70000 Britannia will ‘top the bill’ at the Bluebell Railway’s Giants of Steam Autumn Gala on October 11-13. For David Buck’s 4-6-0 it is a case of ‘second time lucky’ as the loco
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Your Railway Needs You!
group can bring lots of personal benefits such as special members-only running days, regular quarterly magazine updates, and invitations to meetings to determine a new direction for the organisation. Volunteering can give you a sense of pride, whet
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Former UK Electrics Have Mixed Fortunes In Bulgaria
BULGARIA remains the main user of ex-BR built electric locomotives, but the competitive nature of freight operations has led to mixed fortunes for the Class 86, 87 and 92s exported there. Operator Bulmarket has work for its well-maintained Class 87