Subject: Raildate 10th June 2022
From: Howard Sprenger
Date: 10/06/2022, 14:47
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Ljubljana Railway Station April 2022 - Freight and Passenger services Classes 363, 541 and MUs
(Andrew Cook)

Class 08993, cut down cab, at Burry Port in 1993
Cotswold Festival of Steam 2022 with 92203
New for TfW. 197001 & 398001 Mock ups at Taffs Well
Royal Trains Revisited. part 1, A Celebration of this Special Service
26038 & 73118 at Barry 2012. Only a memory now?
69005 running at SVR Spring Diesel Gala 2022
(Mike Wilcock)

45596 Bahamas passing through Topley Pike 4/6/22
(Barry Knapper)

A brief history of planning Crossrail
Wolferton Station
Odd facts about public transport in Vancouver
Behind the scenes at BBMF
(Spotter: Neil Kearns)

Steam Locomotives At Speed #4
Gloucestershire Warwickshire Steam Railway, 'Cotswold Festival of Steam' 03-04/06/2022
Darjeeling Himalayan Railway 19B at Statfold Barn Railway - 30742 Charters - 07/06/2022
I enjoyed Hatton North Junction 30/05/22
Are your Model Railway workers glued to one spot?
The Queen's Platinum Jubilee Blackpool Heritage Tram Tours Tram Parade 2nd June 2022
East Kirkby Military Vehicle and Airshow 02/06/22
(Spotter: Ted Millward)

Yikes! But I think the car driver is okay
Trip of a lifetime on remodelled Nanatsuboshi sleeper train
(Spotter: Andrew Nummelin)

Flying Failures - Avro Tudor
(Spotter: Alan Rushworth)

Interrail at 50: I took the train to Strasbourg, France



Legislative changes for Williams-Shapps railway report

Railway workers to strike over three days in June
Train drivers to join other rail workers on strike
Rail managers could join strikes across network in Britain

Canary Wharf Visitors Rise by a Quarter on New Elizabeth Line
Paddington Station’s new Elizabeth to Bakerloo line tunnel
New Crossrail/Elizabeth line documentary is coming to BBC2

ECTS Level 2 testing on Northern City line

11-year-old settles 100-year-old railway debate at Weston shopping centre

Historic Torbay 'Whippet' train railway line could reopen to visitors

New £1.8m footbridge for Lostwithiel railway crossing

Near miss at Farnborough North LC

Trespasser causes severe rail disruption for partygoers

Rail industry groups outraged as HS2 Golborne link quietly scrapped

New railway station at Belford included in North East transport wish list

ScotRail trains chaos set to end as union secures 5% pay deal

600 jobs to be created in Lanarkshire if multi-billion pound green freeport bid successful

New Transport for Wales trains to be stored in Barry Docks

Churnet Valley reduces days of steam operation

Severn Valley reduces steam operation due to coal shortage

Mid Norfolk Railway extension

Poole Park railway delayed again

Irish Railways report a 'surge' in incidents at level crossings

Call for 'swift' resumption of Eurostar service in Kent

Fatal train accident in Bavaria

Germany introduces €9 monthly local public transport fare

TGV visits Czech Republic for promotion of High Speed Routes

AMTRAK allocates funds for track upgrades

Croydon tram crash: TfL to admit to failings over fatal derailment

New bus service on Jersey

Brunel’s PS Great Western to be recreated in working dry dock

Refurbished Ferry Delivered to CalMac

Cardiff to Anglesey flights cancelled

Wizz Air boss sparks backlash over fatigue request

Russia to start making bootleg Boeing and Airbus components

Spotters: Richard Buckby, Neil Kearns, Reg Nerps



10/06/22  Yesterday 1800-1900
          "Secrets of the London Underground"

10/06/22  Channel 5 2000-2100
          "World's Most Scenic Railway Journeys"  Portugal

10/06/22  Channel 5 2100-2200
          "British Planes that Won the War"

10/06/22  Yesterday 2100-2200
          "Secrets of the London Underground"

11/06/22  Yesterday 1600-2100
          "Great Continental Railway Journeys"

11/06/22  Quest 1700-1800
          "How Trains Changed the World"

12/06/22  Yesterday 1200-1600
          "Scouting for Toys"

12/06/22  BBC4 2000-2100
          "The Fifteen Billion Pound Railway - Inside the Elizabeth Line"  1/2

12/06/22  Yesterday 2305-0005
          "Secrets of the London Underground"

13/06/22  Yesterday 1800-1900
          "Chris Tarrant's Extreme Railways"

13/06/22  Yesterday 2100-2200
          "Scouting for Toys"

14/06/22  Yesterday 1800-1900
          "Chris Tarrant's Extreme Railways"  Adelaide to Darwin

14/06/22  BBC4 1900-2000
          "Great American Railroad Journeys"  Boston

14/06/22  Yesterday 2000-2100
          "Great Continental Railway Journeys"  Europe

15/06/22  Yesterday 1800-1900
          "Chris Tarrant's Extreme Railways"  The Konkan Line

15/06/22  BBC4 1900-2000
          "Great American Railroad Journeys"  Boston to Concord

16/06/22  Yesterday 1800-1900
          "Chris Tarrant's Extreme Railways"  The Burma-Siam Railway

16/06/22  BBC4 1900-2000
          "Great American Railroad Journeys"  Plymouth to Nantucket

16/06/22  Yesterday 2000-2100
          "Secrets of the London Underground"  New

16/06/22  Yesterday 2100-2200
          "Train Truckers"

17/06/22  Yesterday 1800-1900
          "Chris Tarrant's Extreme Railways"  The Andes

17/06/22  Channel 5 2000-2100
          "World's Most Scenic Railway Journeys"  The Neapolitan Line

17/06/22  Yesterday 2100-2200
          "Secrets of the London Underground"


If you would like to publicise an event here, please contact the editor

09/06/22- West Somerset Railway: Sixties Diesel Gala

10/06/22- Keighley & Worth Valley Railway: Heritage Diesel Gala

10/06/22- North Norfolk Railway: Mixed Traction Gala

11/06/22- Leek & Rudyard Railway: Teddy Bear Specials

18/06/22  Romsey Signal Box Working Museum Open Day
          Brick Lane, Romsey, Hants, SO51 8LG
          Opens 1100, last entry 1530

18/06/22  Gainsborough Model Railway Society: Open Day
          The Clubrooms, Florence Terrace, Gainsborough, DN21 1BE
          1330 to 1730 (last admission 1630)

18/06/22- Mid-Hants Watercress Line: War on the Lines

18/06/22- Spa Valley Railway: Summer Steam Up

18/06/22- 2mm Scale Association Diamond Jubilee Exhibition
19/06/22  Derby Conference Centre, London Rd, Alvaston, Derby, DE24 8UX

18/06/22- East Lancashire Railway: LYR/LNWR Merger Centenary

19/06/22  Buckinghamshire Railway Centre: HCVS Ridgeway Run

19/06/22  Nene Valley Railway: Fathers Day

19/06/22  Leek & Rudyard Railway: Fathers Day

20/06/22  Newbury and District Transport Group
          The Community Space, The Kennet School, Stoney Lane, Thatcham, RG19 4LL
          1915 for a prompt 1930 start
          "Various Transport Photos" by Terry and Justin Foulger
          Non-members welcome
          Admission and car parking free, but donations towards expenses welcome

25/06/22- Apedale Valley Light Railway: Diesel Gala

Cheers, Howard.
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