8th October 1979
(Conservative Party Conference Special)
|Locos Used||at least 47555 & 86232 'Harold Macmillan'|
|Stock Used||Mark 2e/f stock plus kitchen car|
|86232||London Euston (12.27d) - Preston|
|47555||Preston - Blackpool North|
(1) 86232 named at Euston prior to departure - named by the Rt. Hon. Harold Macmillan himself (former Conservative leader).
(2) Route confirmation required. Did the train return to London on this or a subsequent day?
Kevin Driscoll & Gary Thornton (both from contemporary sources)
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