Today’s cement train

Today’s cement train

Calm seas welcomed the weekly cement train which this time was powered by Colas 70812 with a 20 PCA tank wagon load heading for the Lafarge depot at Moorswater in Cornwall. Not many on the sea wall as it passed 18 minutes early from it’s booked time at around...
Dawlish weather and tides for 24/05/2017

Dawlish weather and tides for 24/05/2017

Good evening. Here are your Dawlish weather and tide times for Wednesday. After a cloudy start it will clear to leave a beautifully sunny day. A good one for watching the cameras. Winds: SE 6-12mph Temp: 19C Sunrise/sunset: 05:15/21:07 UV: High Pollen: Medium Tide...
Dawlish weather and tides 23/05/2017

Dawlish weather and tides 23/05/2017

Good evening. Here are your Dawlish weather and tide times for Tuesday. A cloudy morning. Becoming a little sunnier mid afternoon. Winds: W 4-8mph Temp: 19C Sunrise/sunset: 05:16/21:06 UV: Medium Pollen: Medium Tide times: High 04:41 – 3.4m Low 11:00 –...
Sunday’s Northern Belle Pullman

Sunday’s Northern Belle Pullman

On a lovely sunny day (for a change!) the passengers on the Belmond Northern Belle Pullman excursion from Swindon to Swindon via Plymouth must have enjoyed the scenery whilst enjoying their fine dining. The train was led by DRS 68017 “Hornet” with 68002...
Dawlish weather and tides for 22/05/2017

Dawlish weather and tides for 22/05/2017

Good evening. Here are your Dawlish weather and tide times for Monday. A lovely day overall. Starting woth a little cloud but clearing into the afternoon. Feeling much warmer. Winds: SE 6-9mph Temp: 18C Sunrise/sunset: 05:17/21:05 UV: High Pollen: Medium Tide times:...
Dawlish weather and tides for 20/05/2017

Dawlish weather and tides for 20/05/2017

Good evening. Here are your Dawlish weather and tide times for Saturday. A dry start. Light rain showers ffom lunchtime until late afternoon. Drying up in the evening. Winds: SW 6-14mph Temp: 14C Sunrise/sunset: 05:20/21:02 UV: Medium Pollen: Medium Tide times: High...
Advance Notice

Advance Notice

For those interested in the railway workings the Belmond Northern Belle Luxury Pullman train will be passing along the Dawlish and Teignmouth sea walls on Sunday 21st May. It is booked to be powered by two Direct Rail Services Class 68 locomotives in top and tail...
Dawlish weather and tides for 19/05/2017

Dawlish weather and tides for 19/05/2017

Good evening. Here are your Dawlish weather and tide times for Friday. Starting the day dry and bright. Rain showers arriving early afternoon. Clearing up overnight. Winds: W 6-10mph Temp: 13C Sunrise/sunset: 05:21 – 21:01 UV: High Pollen: Medium Tide times: Low...
Dawlish weather and tides for 18/05/2017

Dawlish weather and tides for 18/05/2017

Good evening. Here are your Dawlish weather and tide times for Thursday A bright and sunny start, turning cloudy as the day goes on. Chamce of showers and sunny spells in the afternoon. Winds: SW 8-12mph Temp: 15C Sunrise/sunset: 05:22/20:59 UV: Medium Pollen: Medium...
Westbury-Falmouth Dock Autoballaster train

Westbury-Falmouth Dock Autoballaster train

Colas 66847 top and tailing five autoballaster wagons with 66850 “David Maidment OBE” bringing up the rear passed along the Dawlish and Teignmouth sea walls 94 minutes early tonight en route for Falmouth Docks. Nick photographed and took a video them as...