P2 Open Days at Darlington Locomotive Works  – Online booking system

From August our Open Days will be back to their traditional open-house format on the first and third Saturdays of the month from 11:00hrs until last entry at 16:00hrs – please check this page or call the office on 01325 460163 for the current status.

P2 Roadshows for 2021 and 2022

The A1 Steam Locomotive Trust, also the builders, owners and operators of 100mph famous new steam locomotive No. 60163 Tornado, will be holding a number of presentations in 2021 and 2022 on the project to build new Gresley class P2 No. 2007 Prince of Wales.

Each presentation will feature key Trust personnel including Mark Allatt (Head of PR, Marketing and Fundraising) and/or David Elliott (Director of Engineering) and will cover the background to the project, progress to-date, future plans and details of how to get involved. Entry into each roadshow is free. The presentation will start promptly at 11:00hrs until 13:00hrs on each of the days listed below and are open to existing supporters and members of the public:

  • 16th October 2021 – Great Northern Hotel, Peterborough
  • 29th January 2022 – The London Transport Museum, Covent Garden

For more information contact: Leigh Taylor – 

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