‘Royal Scotsman’ on Grand Tour

Belmond’s ‘Royal Scotsman’ luxury landcruise train – more usually confined to itineraries within Scotland – embarks on an annual  seven-night grand tour of Britain, visiting popular tourist spots in England and Wales.

On the third leg from Edinburgh to Chester on July 7, No. 66746 leads the train through Carnforth.

No. 66743 was on the rear of the train, which also visited Aviemore, Bath, Cambridge, Scarborough and Alnmouth. AIDAN FORT

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