News – 15/05/11

55002 bursts into life at York

This weekend has seen the first start-ups for 55002 The King’s Own Yorkshire Light Infantry in 14 years. The locomotive last ran at the East Lancs Railway in November 1997, and after a lot of hard graft from the KOYLI Group the results speak fo themselves in the following Youtube clip, courtesy of Marcus Dawson.

Chinnor Diesel Gala – 5th June

The timetable and loco roster are now online for the Chinnor diesel gala on Sunday 5th June. Link to PDF here: Chinnor Gala Timetable


Posted May 15, 2011 by presnews in PD News 2011, Preserved Diesels News