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Flying Scotsman update

Flying Scotsman pictured arriving in West Somerset on Wednesday.

Flying Scotsman pictured by Roger Dick at Stogumber.

and pictured by Robin White at Blue Anchor during its gauging run on Wednesday night.

As both Minehead and Bishops Lydeard stations will be closed to all people without tickets, what better place to see this famous engine than Stogumber Station.

Stogumber Station…whatever the weather!

A dull, rainy June day at Stogumber Station…but the British spirit of making the most of the great outdoors didn’t get in the way of a delicious pasty and a cream tea!

The photo was taken during truly miserable wet weather on 28 June, when Pam Richards, a Stogumber resident and her family who were visiting from Canada insisted on eating outside in the rain!