Recent UK Trips


By Rail and sea ferry to Isle of Man


Sir William McAlpine's

Fawley Hill Railway

(By Car)

July and September 2018

Gloucester & Warwick Railway


Statfold Barn Railway

(Both by Car)

April /June 2017

 Andover Fist Railtour 2


Beeches Light Railway 


August 2016

Bluebell Railway


August 2015

The Epping and Ongar Railway

June 2014

The Beeches Light Railway

August 2013

Swanage Railway

August 2012

Avon Valley Railway


Bristol Harbour Railway


June 2011

Isle of Wight

July 2010

Bredgar & Wormshill Light Railway


Spa Valley Railway

August 2009

Bluebell Railway in Sussex

August 2008

Great Central Railway at Loughborough and the Chasewater Railway near Brownhills

July 2007

Gloucestershire & Warwickshire Railway at Toddington and the Swindon & Cricklade Railway at Blunsdon

August 2006

Adrian Shooter's Beeches Light Railway in his garden at Steeple Aston in Oxfordshire

July 2006

Dean Forest Railway in Gloucestershire and Perrygrove miniature railway at Coleford

August 2005

Eastleigh Lakeside Railway for evening barbecue and private use of the railway

July 2005

Churnet Valley Railway in Staffordshire and Rudyard  Lake Miniature Railway near Leek 

July 2004

Severn Valley  Railway at Kidderminster and Bridgnorth

July 2003 

East Anglian Railway museum at Chappel & Wakes Colne and the Colne Valley Railway at Halstead in Essex


July 2002 

West Somerset Railway at Bishops Lydeard and  Minehead in Somerset

July 2001

Kent & East Sussex Railway at Bodiam and Tenterden

June 2000

Paignton & Dartmouth Steam Railway and South Devon Railway at Buckfastleigh

2018/9 photographs by Wally Stamper - All others courtesy of John Clark