However, operators of what are classed as ‘heritage’ carriages, such as those hauled by the Jacobite have a dispensation that allows the practice to continue until 2023.
Once all the packs were distributed, any leftover supplies were made available for collection from the Co-op in Caol on a first-come, first-served basis.
Grit bins, problems with deer, speed limits, people travelling to the village during lockdown and the possibility of the village having a communal Christmas tree, were among the items discussed at the January meeting of Glenfinnan Community Council.
Through the first three rounds of awards the fund has since delivered almost £4million of improvements to Kate Forbes MSP’s constituency alone – with lifeline funding helping popular tourist attractions such as the Fairy Pools on Skye and Glenfinnan.
Networks Rail’s technical and commercial processes that would allow the transfer of ownership have taken significantly longer than anticipated and have yet to be concluded.
For Ingrid, born in Mallaig, brought up in Fort William and now living and working in Glenfinnan, the railway has always been present in her life.
Cinema Gadelica was produced by Caledonia TV for BBC ALBA and is available on the BBC iPlayer for until January 21.
Emily Bryce, manager foe the National Trust Scotland at Glenfinnan, informed the meeting that maintenance work was being undertaken in conjunction with Glenfinnan Estate.