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17th December 2014
D1015 successfully worked Pathfinder's Canterbury Champion to Canterbury on 13th December, full report to follow shortly.
D1015 will now be taken out of service to allow the engineering team to fully investigate the leaking cylinder head and instigate full repairs, once their initial investigations have been completed, further details will be announced.
7th October 2014
D1015 successfully worked all weekend at the Severn Valley Diesel gala (Click here for photos)
20th August 2014
D821 has been roaded from Bishops Lydeard to Old Oak Common and will now undergo an extensive exam, to identify and prioritise the work required to bring D821 back to full working order. Click here for photos.
Western Champion's Maroon years - My Generation DVD now available.
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