Great heritage railway lines up society anniversary.

The Great Western Society is celebrating its 50th anniversary with a number of events.

Highlights at the days at Didcot Railway Station include the handover of gas turbine locomotive 18,000 from the Pete Waterman Trust on September 10 and September 17.

There will also be a range of engines brought in for the event and a variety of train formations in operation during both weekends, as well as static locomotive placed around the site.

For more information visit www.didcotrailwaycentre.org.uk/events/gws50.html