LMS Fowler Jinty steam locomotive class – Class Information

Following on from the last Class Information, which featured the GWR 2800s and 2884s (viewable here), this week, we turn our heads to the LMS Fowler Jinty class of steam locomotive. If you don't know...
Cavell Van to visit the Severn Valley Railway

The Cavell Van to visit the Severn Valley Railway

The Severn Valley Railway has announced that they will be welcoming the Cavell Van to Arley from May 26th to July 8th, 2018. This is to commemorate the 100th anniversary of World War I -...
No.43106 at Severn Valley Railway // Credit Tony Hisgett

LMS Ivatt Class 4 steam locomotive – Sole Survivor

On top of our new "Class Information" series, we will also be launching another new series starting today, "Sole Survivor". As the name suggests, the series will focus on classes where only one member...
45231 "The Sherwood Forester" Credit Paul Hill

Steam locomotive No.45231 Sherwood Forester to visit the Severn Valley Railway

The Severn Valley Railway has announced that steam locomotive No.45231 'Sherwood Forester' will be visiting the line in the summer. The LMS Black 5 locomotive will be visiting the line, in Kidderminster, from mid-July to...
No.66726 // Credit Severn Valley Railway

Specific Class 66 locomotive confirmed for Severn Valley Railway’s Spring Diesel Festival

The Severn Valley Railway has announced that Class 66 No.66726, courtesy of GB Railfreight, will be the diesel engine taking part in their Diesel Spring Festival. About 66726 66726 was part of a batch of five...

GWR 2800 and 2884 steam locomotive class – Class Information

If you have been following our Project Information series you would know that we have completed articles on all the current new build steam projects now! Our new Friday series will be looking at...
Class 47 47712 Lady Diana Spencer to attend the Severn Valley Railway Spring Diesel Gala

All change for Class 47 locomotive at the Severn Valley Railway Gala

The Severn Valley Railway, based in Kidderminster, has announced that it is all change for the visiting Class 47 diesel locomotive that will be attending the line for the upcoming Diesel Gala. The Gala will...
Class 56 joins Severn Valley Railway Spring Diesel Festival

One in, one out at the Severn Valley Railway Spring Diesel Festival

The Severn Valley Railway has announced that there has been a change to the visiting Colas Railfreight locomotive which will be visiting for the Spring Diesel Festival. Unfortunately, the Class 60 that was due to...
7714 Piloting a Train on the NNR // Credit Chris Heal

Steam locomotive No. 7714 to attend Keighley and Worth Valley Railway 50th Gala

The Keighley and Worth Valley Railway has announced that GWR Pannier Tank No. 7714 will be visiting the line for their 50th Anniversary Gala in 2018. The tank engine joins steam locomotive No. 46100 'Royal...
steam locomotive no. 6 douglas in its new RAF livery

North Yorkshire Moors Railway invite steam locomotives No. 2857 and No. 6 ‘Douglas’ to...

The North Yorkshire Moors Railway is hosting its Autumn Steam Gala from Friday 28th September to Sunday 30th September and they have now announced that they have invited steam locomotives No. 2857 (from the...