Monday, 24 August 2015

Progress Report Sunday 23rd August 2015

A Busy start to the morning as No3 Brian Harrison was fired up  and made ready for another day on the  incline firstly with the Brake van on a 2 hour steam experience before running the  hourly passenger service with the trailer car.
The Dmu group also had a early start too as they shunting the stock around the yard before moving the Pw dmu out of the shed so that L J Breeze could be put under cover ready for her starter motor replacement.
Todays Wirksworth - Duffield service was .operated  by  55006 the single car bubble which handled the service very well despite the variations in the weather .
The Pullman buffet and the Narrow gauge were both open to our passengers and visitors .

All  in all another pleasant day with many compliments about the friendliness of our staff both at the stations and on the trains my thanks to all the staff whos hard work makes this possible .