The gala is hoping to have seven steam locomotives in steam and one diesel in operation. The gala should have a large selection of goods trains including: Permanent Way train, Windcutters, Mixed Freight, Mountsorrel Goods, Box Van train and Parcels trains in operation over the two day’s. The LMS 3F will also be doing a turntable demonstration during the gala. The gala holds other special workings including a locomotive cavalcade on Sunday of the gala.
This gala should also see the return to traffic to LMS Stanier 8F No.48305 after major overhaul.
All the workings and locomotives hauling each service can be found here: Saturday 11th May , Sunday 12th May .
Any more information can be found at the Great Central Railways Website page on this event.