Yipee! Tomorrow and Wednesday see’s steam returning to the wall with  LMS 46100 “Royal Scot” and LMS Black 5 44871 leading the Great Britain IX tour past the cameras. The journey starts at London Victoria at 0844 and travels with the headcode of 1Z82 to Penzance. The tour is due to pass our cameras at 14.59 on Tuesday before returning as 1Z86 on Wednesday on it’s way to Bristol Temple Meads and passing the cameras at 1502.

If you require specific times and route details then please refer to the listings in Real time trains. This will also give you information on the actual timings on the day as the listed timings are only really a guideline.


In other news…. We have a competition winner to announce for Colin J Marsden’s latest book. This was kindly donated by Ian Allan Publishing and if you wish to order a copy they have an online store to order from. The winner is Peter Eames! Congratulations Peter.

Finally for now, i have just received the latest batch of mugs. Please visit our online shop and order yours. Support DB and please let me have my lounge back.