Will these services be steam hauled? Welcome Back Services - 1st - 14th August 2020 As part of a phased reopening, we are offering pre-booked, non-stop services with limited capacity. Services will operate between Pickering and Levisham, Grosmont and Goathland return, 7 days per week. Pickering & Grosmont Services: 09:30, 11:30, 13:30 & 15:30, non-stop return services. All services will be steam hauled, except the 15:30 ex Pickering which will be mixed traction. This service will be steam hauled to Levisham and Diesel hauled to Pickering, everyday. We reserve the right to suspend, reschedule or cancel services if operational circumstances or safety make this necessary. 'The Optimist' - 17th - 30th August 2020 'The Optimist' services are pre-booked, steam-hauled, with limited capacity. Service 1: The Pickering departure at 09:20 will depart Whitby 14:00, allowing approx. 3 hours in Whitby. Service 2: The Pickering departure at 12:00 will depart Whitby at 16:30, allow approx. 2 hours 45 mins in Whitby. We reserve the right to suspend, reschedule or cancel services if operational circumstances or safety make this necessary.