Suffolk: Hundreds flock to Middy steam gala

HUNDREDS of visitors took time off from the Olympics to go to the first ever steam gala at Suffolk’s only standard gauge preserved railway.

The Mid Suffolk Light Railway, based at Brockford station, had three engines in steam for the first time ever.

The season’s main visitor “Wissington” was joined by two other industrial tank engines – as well as a diesel shunter – for the three-day event.

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