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Hitachi - Newton Aycliffe

Wednesday 6th December

A very special visit to one of newest railway manufacturing sites in the country, to witness construction of the InterCity Express Trains for GWR/VTEC/TPE and Class 385 units for ScotRail.

Meet at Darlington station for 12:50pm, with the visit expected to last around 2 hours.

Local taxi transfer to be arranged.

Bump hats, ORANGE (not yellow) Hi-Viz vests and safety shoes are essential for this visit.

If no safety shoes please contact Malcolm Plym (contact details below) so that Hitachi can provide footwear.

£10 per head for this visit (to cover transport costs), with bookings to Malcolm Pym.  

To Book

All bookings must be made in advance.

Please click the button below:

 Hitachi Booking

Fill in the form and  print nad enclose a cheque / postal order for £10 made payable to the “Locomotive & Carriage Institution”.

Send the form and payment (if applicable) to Hitachi, L&CI, c/o Mr M Pym,  84 St Marys Road, KETTERING, Northamptonshire, NN15 7BW  


Please email: Malcolm Pym (click to email)