17th March 1979
Tour cancelled due to poor ticket sales, passengers who were booked (only 4!) using service trains instead.
Planned route & locos:
|unspecified||Liverpool - Bournemouth|
|unspecified||Bournemouth - Liverpool|
Service Trains used:
|86001||08.04 dep Liverpool Lime St - London Euston|
|EMU||11.30 dep London Waterloo (to Weymouth) as far as Bournemouth|
|47477||16.39 (ex-Poole) Bournemouth - Reading|
|47502||16.39 (ex-Poole) Reading - Birmingham New Street|
|86219||16.39 (ex-Poole) Birmingham New Street - Liverpool Lime St|
Source : Pete Rogers
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