Big Day Out, Daily Sightings, England, General

Two Sheds and a Kettle.

With the announcement earlier in the week that the Flying Scotsman was out and about I noted when it's be through Selhurst and took my camera to work. 11:43 came and 60103 was running a few minutes late and myself and could other chaps stood and waited outside our shed, when a bloody idiot lorry… Continue reading Two Sheds and a Kettle.

Big Day Out, James' Reports

Severn Valley Railway Diesel Gala Bash 18/05/2019

Good morning all and sorry for the lack of postings, been busy with work recently as have started a new job, but I now have a week off so let's play catch up, starting with the Severn Valley Railway's Diesel Gala which I attended on the Saturday 139002- 0720 Stourbridge Town to Stourbridge Junction 0m… Continue reading Severn Valley Railway Diesel Gala Bash 18/05/2019

Big Day Out, Blast From The Past, Daily Sightings, Roy's Moves, Time Travel Post

Blast From The Past: 15th MAY 2004

A new feature that has been suggested by Roy B is a retro look at the Haulage scene from the past. He has kindly donated this report. SAT 15th MAY 2004 It was never my intention to go out on trains on this day but a phone call changed that - swift apology to wife… Continue reading Blast From The Past: 15th MAY 2004

Big Day Out, General

Surprise Trip Out (Sat 27/04/2019)

So the wife decided to take the daughter to see some film. Endgame or something. Not my cup of tea to be honest. So I decided to take advantage of the situation and go off to Clapham Junction to see if I could see my last pair of 707s. 707021 and 707024 have evaded me… Continue reading Surprise Trip Out (Sat 27/04/2019)