SVR trains typically operate over the entire line length calling at most stations.The "halts" (Country Park Halt and Northwood Halt) are request stops.Passengers may use these halts during sunlight hours only.Trains are include the Severn Valley Limited and the Severn Valley Venturer which are the principal dining car trains (typically on Sundays) SVR trains generally operate over the entire line length calling at most stations.
The "halts" (Country Park Halt and Northwood Halt) are request stops. Passengers may use these halts during sunlight hours only.Trains are include the Severn Valley Limited and the Severn Valley Venturer which are the principal dining vehicle trains ( usually on Sundays ) Many special gala days are held, frequently with visiting engines and rolling stock from other heritage lines ; these and other attractions have seen visitor numbers surpass two hundred and fifty thousand a year. A diesel multiple unit is used to run a Beautiful Evening Land Cruise fish-and-chip special train run on Sat. evenings from May to Aug, leaving Kidderminster at about 7pm and returning at 10pm after sixty minutes in Bridgnorth.
The SVR's rail connection to the nation's Rail network at Kidderminster allows varied track upkeep, weed murdering, track measurement and occasional thru charter trains to operate from numerous parts of the country to Bridgnorth. An instance of these visitors was that of the VSOE Northwards Belle in 2006.2 though trains to London Marylebone from Bridgnorth controlled by Chiltern Railways ran in 2009, one on Aug fifteen and one on Nov twenty-eight. Some trackwork revisions are scheduled at Kidderminster to boost ingress of future inward bound excursions.
The train line operated 2 revenue-earning freight trains in May 2007 which carried 6-metre-long pipes from Kidderminster to the Severn Trent plant at Trimpley. Carriage by road of such long pipes would've been complicated due to the narrow roads in the instant area of Trimpley.