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Diesel Gala

At Midland Railway Butterley
From Sat 15th June 2019 To Tue 16th July 2019

Join us for a spectacular Summer Diesel Gala, when visiting diesel locomotives from the national network will be supported by our home fleet.
Midland Railway Butterley
Butterley Station
Butterley Row
Ripley
Derbyshire
DE5 3QZ
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Join us for a spectacular Summer Diesel Gala, when visiting diesel locomotives from the national network will be supported by our home fleet.


An intensive timetable will be in operation over the weekend to allow you travel behind as many of the operating locomotives as possible.


We look forward to seeing you at this special weekend to enjoy modern and heritage diesel locomotives spanning the last 50 years.


Visiting and home fleet locomotives will be in operation. These will be:


Visitors:


We are very pleased to announce the visit of Freightliner Class 66623! 


66623 will be joining us in Freightliners new corporate colour scheme which will shine in the summer weather! We understand, this will be 66623’s first ever Passenger workings which makes this visit rather special!


Our thanks goes to Freightliner for the loan of the locomotive and we look forward to seeing it at the head of our service trains in June!


All locomotives and rolling stock are subject to availability.


The narrow gauge Golden Valley Light Railway will be operating during this event using a variety of diesel locomotives from its collection. Please note a separate fare is payable on this railway.v



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