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10th October 2015
D1015 and D8568 succesfully appeared at the Severn Valley's Autumn Diesel gala between 01st - 03rd October. Following the gala on Sunday 4th October, D1015 returned Deltic 55019 to Barrow Hill, before returning in the evening to Washwood Heath. For a selection of photos taken at the gala click here.
D1015 successfully worked Pathfinder's Canterbury Champion to Canterbury on 13th December, full tour report here.
D1015 was taken out of service to allow the engineering team to fully investigate the leaking cylinder head and instigate full repairs. These have now been completed, as of end of July 2015.