A trip to Newcastle, and even further north. With lots and lots of snowdogs! Continue reading
A trip to a heritage railway by the tube, with some train driving! Continue reading
With a double bank holiday Heather and I left the home in search of egg laying bunnies heading, like for the coast at Hastings.
Oh we do like to be beside the seaside! A trip to a seaside resort! Continue reading
A trip to Cardiff, with an AGM and a castle! Continue reading
What’s a steam train got to do with modern building services? Continue reading
A trip to Newcastle which took in Beamish (again), the coast, some history, a fun fair and Hadrian’s Wall Continue reading
A lot of steam yet no trains! Continue reading
One of the staff at Norwood Junction station has a habit of announcing where our late running train has reached/just left the preceding station. I’m sure he’s just trying to be helpful but his wording irks me every time.
The [train] has just left East Croydon and is due in x minutes time. No. No, it’s not due then; it’s due when the timetable says, normally several minutes ago. That’s just when you expect it to arrive.