The BLS has arranged an event on the Vic' Line that they think may be of interest to our members. They have kindly agreed to carry our members at the BLS member rate. For further information please contact the BLS using the details below.
Northumberland Nocturnal Navigator, Fri 4 & Sat 5 Aug
Thanks to LUL Victoria Line (including a member who works on the line), all available Victoria Line running lines (except Seven Sisters P3, easily done in service); a rare chance to do both Northumberland Park Depot staff platforms - Roads 19 & 60, also crossovers and sidings with 2009 Victoria Line Tube Stock.
The tour has to be at night due to the daytime frequency. Walthamstow Central 23.59 Fri 4th Aug; for 00.30 start; finish about 05.30 P4, Sat 5th at Seven Sisters. Includes a Northumberland Park Depot toilet break. NB: THREE STEPS NEED TO BE NEGOTIATED DOWN (AND BACK UP AGAIN); there are no other station stops. Members £50, non-members £62; includes stocklist, souvenir map & ticket. No junior discounts, all proceeds to Railway Children. Bookings to our tour organiser Kev Adlam, 53 Kemble Close, Wistaston, Crewe, CW2 6XN - please mark the outside of the envelope 'Victoria' and include your District Dave username. Cheques payable to 'Branch Line Society' with your email address.
I wasn't originally able to get the time off to go on this but I've had my shifts swapped round this week and am now off this weekend - any idea if tickets can be bought on the day subject to availability? Thanks.
Ladies and gentlemen, there is currently a good service on all London Underground lines. We would like to apologise for any convenience this may cause you.