Tornado’s Wensleydale Valentine Cream Tea

If there’s one thing we both enjoy it’s a journey along a beautiful Heritage Railway behind a Steam Engine , throw in a meal or a Cream Tea and we’re in Hog-Heaven !

Recently A1 Peppercorn Pacific ‘Tornado’ visited the Wensleydale Railway in North Yorkshire and offered a Valentines Cream Tea trip along the line and we thought it would be rude not to……

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Starting at Leeming Bar the line goes through some of the wonderful scenery in North Yorkshire to Redmire on the Edge of the North Yorkshire Dales National Park .

We were offered a lovely selection of Sandwiches and cakes along the way and i also pre-ordered a bottle of Prosecco for my lovely Woman beforehand . It was a glorious day for a journey up the line , There was a Water stop (for the Engine) at Leyburn where we could see the improvements going on to install a new passing loop . Always a pleasure to travel on the Wensleydale !