The Trust appoints Director of Marketing and Communications

To meet the demands of a growing organisation, The A1 Steam Locomotive Trust has created the position of Director of Marketing and Communications to oversee all aspects of PR, promotion and messaging for the A1 No.60163 Tornado, P2 No.2007 Prince of Wales, Railtours and in due course, the V4.  The Trustees are delighted to announce that Sophie Bunker-James will be taking on this role, following five successful years as Marketing Manager for Tornado’s Railtours.

Chairman, Steve Davies MBE, commented, “I am delighted to welcome Sophie to her new role with The A1 Steam Locomotive Trust. Excellent marketing and communications are central to our objective of maintaining Tornado on the mainline, and the completion of Prince of Wales. Sophie brings a wealth of experience to the role and we look forward to working with her in pursuit of our ambitious goals.”

For any press queries, please contact Sophie on 07929 828014, or email