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  1. Matt78 attached a file to the thread The Gwili Railway thread.

    Update After the big announcement those finishing jobs are still being done, the first picture shows the extended walkway alongside the track at Abergwili Junction. The white line on the platform has also received another coat of paint, and the...

    IMG_0170.JPG IMG_0168.JPG May 28, 2017 at 7:57 PM
  2. Matt78 liked JBTEvans's post in the thread Gwili Railway - Openning of the Abergwili Junction Extension.

    Great news, look forward to visiting this summer. Well done to everybody connected with the Gwili.

    May 27, 2017 at 10:49 PM
  3. Matt78 liked pwsw5054's post in the thread 41313 overhaul at East Somerset for IOWSR.

    The loco gained a bit more identity this afternoon...[IMG]

    May 27, 2017 at 9:08 PM
  4. Matt78 replied to the thread So whats new at the Bluebell Railway?.

    I'd venture to suggest that the type of news is also a factor; I think the GWSR blogs are all excellent but the ones I read the most are the extension blog and the Broadway station blog- some fantastic work being done there. Personally I'm not...

    May 27, 2017 at 4:10 PM
  5. Matt78 liked Reading General's post in the thread Gwili Railway - Openning of the Abergwili Junction Extension.

    i love this railway because it has succeeded when the odds were all stacked against it. not the busiest part of the world for customers or volunteers. The scenery is simply stunning.

    May 24, 2017 at 10:11 PM
  6. Matt78 liked daddsie's post in the thread Gwili Railway - Openning of the Abergwili Junction Extension.

    My railway; Swanage, finally has achieved its aims thanks to millions of GBP of external finance for the final push. Hats off to you guys who have transported your railway into a place worth visiting through your own efforts and initiatives. I...

    May 24, 2017 at 10:11 PM
  7. Matt78 liked Breva's post in the thread Broadway Station Rebuild.

    The trusses and ridge purlins were erected at Broadway today. This beautiful series of arches is what the faithful heritage copy is all about. It was a real struggle to get it approved, but we got there. It's rivetted, and almost all made in...

    IMG_2794.JPG May 23, 2017 at 10:34 PM
  8. Matt78 liked Gav106's post in the thread Broadway Station Rebuild.

    Not Broadway but same railway. [ATTACH]

    Screenshot_20170522-182303.png May 22, 2017 at 7:12 PM
  9. Matt78 liked nick813's post in the thread The Gwili Railway thread.

    Well Done Gwili!

    May 22, 2017 at 7:08 PM
  10. Matt78 liked The Saggin' Dragon's post in the thread Gwili Railway - Openning of the Abergwili Junction Extension.

    Congratulations on the culmination of all that hard work.

    May 22, 2017 at 10:45 AM
  11. Matt78 posted a new thread.

    Gwili Railway - Openning of the Abergwili Junction Extension

    The long-awaited opening of the Abergwili Junction Extension will now take place on Sunday 2nd July. Both "Welsh Guardsman" and "Moorbarrow"will be in steam on this very special occasion. Come and ride on the fantastic new section of line, over...

    Forum: Galas and events

    May 22, 2017 at 10:38 AM
  12. Matt78 replied to the thread The Gwili Railway thread.

    Good morning readers of Natpres, Please find pasted below an official press release- great news! GWILI RAILWAY EXTENSION OPENING The Gwili Railway Company are delighted to announce the opening of the Abergwili Junction Extension. The first...

    May 22, 2017 at 10:33 AM