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==Forthcoming special events==
 
==Forthcoming special events==
*[https://www.svr.co.uk/SEItem.aspx?a=146 Spring Steam Gala: 16-19 April]. Visiting locomotives:
 
:'''1638''': BR(W) Hawksworth 1600 class 0-6-0PT, courtesy of the Kent & East Sussex Railway
 
:'''2999 Lady of Legend''': GWR Churchward 2900 Saint class 4-6-0, courtesy of Didcot Railway Centre
 
:'''48305''': LMS Stanier 8F 2-8-0, courtesy of the  David Clarke Railway Trust, Roger Hibbert & the Great Central Railway
 
:'''[[GWR 6960 Raveningham Hall|6960 Raveningham Hall]]''': GWR Hawksworth 6959 Modified Hall class 4-6-0 ([[Steam Locomotives hired by the SVR|hired]])
 
*[https://www.svr.co.uk/SEItem.aspx?a=67 Open House Weekend: 2-3 May]
 
*[https://www.svr.co.uk/SEItem.aspx?a=122 Spring Diesel Festival: 14-17 May] CANCELLED 18.3.2020
 
*[https://www.svr.co.uk/SEItem.aspx?a=161 50th Anniversary Celebrations: 23-25 May]
 
 
*[https://www.svr.co.uk/SEItem.aspx?a=65 Step Back to the 1940s: 27-28 June, 4-5 July]
 
*[https://www.svr.co.uk/SEItem.aspx?a=65 Step Back to the 1940s: 27-28 June, 4-5 July]
 
*[https://www.svr.co.uk/SEItem.aspx?a=108 Steam on the Road: 8-9 August]
 
*[https://www.svr.co.uk/SEItem.aspx?a=108 Steam on the Road: 8-9 August]

Revision as of 11:15, 18 March 2020

This page provides a brief summary of current and forthcoming events on the SVRSevern Valley RailwaySVRA:Severn Valley Railway AssociationSVRS:Severn Valley Railway Society, and links to where further information can be found. Historical information will be moved to the latest history timeline page as necessary.

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The SVR Main Web Site is primarily aimed at the travelling public. It includes all the latest news relevant to that sector, including details of forthcoming events, timetables, locomotive rosters, ticket sales and so on.

SVR Live is also an official SVRSevern Valley RailwaySVRA:Severn Valley Railway AssociationSVRS:Severn Valley Railway Society web site, for members, shareholders and enthusiasts. SVRSevern Valley RailwaySVRA:Severn Valley Railway AssociationSVRS:Severn Valley Railway Society Live contains news announcements, although these are of a more specialist nature concerning matters like locomotive overhauls and infrastructure upgrades. Information which is publicly accessible for enthusiasts includes Traffic Notices, Working Timetables, lineside photography policy and application forms, and so on. Certain pages from time to time are secured for password-protected use by Working Members for internal communication on AGMs and the like. Until March 2018 it also carried regular updates from various sources, including social media and SVRSevern Valley RailwaySVRA:Severn Valley Railway AssociationSVRS:Severn Valley Railway Society-related websites, now discontinued.

'Express Points' is the Working Members’ monthly newsletter which moved to an online only delivery in January 2017. It is distributed by email to those who have registered, and it also publicly accessible on SVRSevern Valley RailwaySVRA:Severn Valley Railway AssociationSVRS:Severn Valley Railway Society Live, which includes an archive of past editions.

'Branch Lines' is a monthly newsletter for SVRSevern Valley RailwaySVRA:Severn Valley Railway AssociationSVRS:Severn Valley Railway Society Members, Shareholders and supporters. It is published SVRSevern Valley RailwaySVRA:Severn Valley Railway AssociationSVRS:Severn Valley Railway Society Live, which includes an archive since April 2017.

SVRSevern Valley RailwaySVRA:Severn Valley Railway AssociationSVRS:Severn Valley Railway Society Online’ is a secure password-protected intranet site is used by the SVRSevern Valley RailwaySVRA:Severn Valley Railway AssociationSVRS:Severn Valley Railway Society for internal communication with staff and Working Members.

The SVRSevern Valley RailwaySVRA:Severn Valley Railway AssociationSVRS:Severn Valley Railway Society has active official Social Media accounts on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

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