Welcome to westernchampion.co.uk home of the Diesel Traction Group (DTG) online with details about D1015's mainline railtours plus news, updates and information on all our locomotives.
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.
9th July 2014
D1015 successfully worked Pathfinder's Mazey Day Cornishman from Tame Bridge to Penzance and back on Saturday 28th June. Full tour report here.
10th June 2014
D821 appeared with D1015 at the West Somerset Railway's Mixed Traction weekend 6th - 8th June Click here for photos.
D1015 Western Champion, at Etches Park, Derby EMT Open Day
D1015 Western Champion, Pathfinder The Cornish Explorer
D1015 Western Champion, Pathfinder The Canterbury Champion
See the D1015 page for an updated list of proposed 2014 railtour dates.