Sir Nigel Gresley
Initially introduced to haul the new Silver Jubilee express between London and Newcastle, the class was an instant success, with 2509 Silver Link, setting a new British speed record of 112 mph on the first press run!
THE SANTA STEAM EXPRESS15th, 18th and 21st December.
DEPARTS: London Victoria
London to YorkSaturday 2 March 2024
DEPARTS: London Kings Cross / Welwyn Garden City / Huntingdon / Peterborough
London to BathWednesday 6 March 2024
DEPARTS: London Victoria / Staines / Woking
London to Castle Howard, Durham, Beamish & NewcastleSaturday 6 April 2024
DEPARTS: London Kings Cross / Potters Bar / Stevenage / Peterborough
London Euston to Nottingham & LincolnTuesday 23 April 2024
DEPARTS: London Euston / Bletchley / Ridgmont / Bedford
London to Cardiff and The Dean Forest RailwaySaturday 27 April 2024
DEPARTS: London Paddington / Slough / Reading
London to ChesterSaturday 11 May 2024
DEPARTS: London Euston / Milton Keynes / Northampton