Leek and Rudyard Railway
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2022 Railway News
The new year started with the annual trackwork maintenance works, with the area around The Dam seeing the main focus. Work also commenced on the annual checkups of locomotives and rolling stock.
Trackwork continued along with work to bring lady Jane Grey back into commercial service.
The railway reopened onMonther's day.
The highlight of the month was the super power weekend where LJG, KA and V all hauled fully loaded trains.
Normal railway services with miscellaneous other works undertaken.
Our main season with trains every day. Work continued on various maintenance jobs and upgrade of The Dam.
The steam gala was a great sucess with 10 engines in steam. Halloween was run with additional lighting on the trains and at The Dam.
Redevelopment of P2 cafe commenced with demolition and clearance of the old life expired building.
Our coldest ever Santa trains with a frozen lake and frozen water and toilets at the station. Unfortunately a lot of trains ran late but we still managed to get everyone through to see Santa!
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