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July 16th 2009
130 Years Celebration
On Wednesday 22 July 2009 the Conwy Valley Railway line between Llandudno and Blaenau Ffestiniog will celebrate 130 years of service to the community. This milestone will be commemorated with a small celebration at Dolwyddelan Railway Station at 11.15am on that day.
Posted in: Local News

July 15th 2009
K1's 100th Birthday Celebration…

The Festiniog Railway Company and the Welsh Highland Railway Society will be taking the historic Tasmanian Garratt locomotive ‘K1’ to Manchester in August 2009 to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the construction of this locomotive.

Posted in: Welsh Highland Railway News

July 8th 2009
Race the Train – 22nd July 2009
The race is on… Steam power takes on leg power as the ever popular Race the Train event promises more high-speed action on Wednesday 22 July.
Posted in: Welsh Highland Railway News

July 6th 2009
NG/G16 Garratt No.109 purchased for service on Welsh Highland Railway by Peter Waterman Trust
The Ffestiniog & Welsh Highland Railways are pleased to announce that the Peter Waterman Trust has agreed to purchase NG/G16 Beyer Garratt locomotive No.109 from the Exmoor Steam Centre.
Posted in: Welsh Highland Railway News

June 30th 2009
‘Lilla’ visits Tyseley
Locomotive ‘Lilla’ was one of the guest locos at the Tyseley Loco Works Open Weekend on Saturday 27 and Sunday 28 June.
Posted in: Ffestiniog Railway News

June 17th 2009
Race the Train
Runners from across Gwynedd and Anglesey will descend on Caernarfon for the annual Race the Train event.
Posted in: Local News

May 20th 2009
Opening through Aberglaslyn Pass
Following the successful extension of the Welsh Highland Railway to Beddgelert at Easter this year, a further extension through the Aberglaslyn Pass will open to the public from Friday 22 May 2009.
Posted in: Welsh Highland Railway News

April 12th 2009
Monobloc arrives!
The one piece double engine cylinder and steamchest has now been cast and has arrived at Boston Lodge.
Posted in: Society News

March 30th 2009
‘Dave’ given a shine
David Lloyd George is out-shopped following an interim paint job and all-over sprayed re-varnish.
Posted in: Society News

March 17th 2009
First train across Britannia Bridge! - Video Coverage
Please see below video taken during the early hours of this morning of the the first movement across Britannia Bridge in Porthmadog for 70 years as Vale Of Ffestiniog heads for Dinas with a train of empty stock....
Posted in: Welsh Highland Railway News

March 17th 2009
Design your own Breakfast at Spooner's...
Breakfast choices in Spooner's just got better, as you can choose what you want from our new hot display cabinet.
Posted in: Ffestiniog Railway News

March 12th 2009
S&T Working Week
Peter Asquith reports on the Signals and Telegraph (S&T) working week...
Posted in: Society News

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