All 5 Fletcher Jennings at Tywyn during Talyllyn 150 celebrations

Narrow Gauge Railway Museum’s has accreditation renewed

The Talyllyn Railway has announced that the Narrow Gauge Railway Museum has renewed its status as a museum. On 4 October 2018, the trustees at the NGRM received confirmation from the Welsh Government of the...
No.7 Tom Rolt work

Steam locomotive No.7 Tom Rolt bows out of service ahead of winter maintenance

The Talyllyn Railway has announced that No.7 Tom Rolt has bowed of service ahead of maintenance work taking place this winter. During three days in October, a team of volunteers have stripped No.7 down to...
Corris No. 17

Talyllyn Railway coach appeal has donation via sock

The Talyllyn Railway have announced that they have received a donation towards the work taking place on Corris Railway Coach No.17 through a sock. Five-year-old Owen Jones has the Talyllyn Railway in his blood, his...
Talyllyn Railway Race The Train

Steam locomotives No.3 and 4 take part in Talyllyn’s Race The Train

The Talyllyn Railway has announced that steam locomotives No.3 Sir Haydn and No.4 Edward Thomas have taken part in the 35th annual Tywyn Rotary Club Race the Train event The event took place on Saturday...
Virgin Trains RAF Train

Talyllyn Railway representatives attend Virgin Trains naming ceremony in Holyhead

The Talyllyn Railway have announced that Talyllyn Railway Preservation Society Vice President Winston McCanna and General Manager Stuart Williams were in attendance at the recent launch of the specially named Virgin Trains train. ‘Royal Air...
Corris No. 17

Talyllyn Railway launch Corris Coach Rebuilding Fund

The Talyllyn Railway has launched their Corris Coach Rebuilding Fund to help raise the funds to complete work on carriage No.17. On Monday 20th August 2018, it was the 70th Anniversary of the last train to...
Dean of Coventry Cathedral visits the Talyllyn Railway

Dean of Coventry Cathedral visits the Talyllyn Railway

The Talyllyn Railway has announced that the Dean of Coventry Cathedral, Very Rev'd John Witcombe, and his wife, Ricarda, has visited the Talyllyn Railway whilst on holiday in the area. The couple visited the heritage...
Talyllyn Railway takes on first ever apprentice

Heritage steam railway in North Wales takes on first ever apprentice

The Talyllyn Railway has announced it has taken on its first ever apprentice in the railway's history. Oscar Hutchinson, who lives in Abergynolwyn, has been taken on by the narrow gauge railway as an...
Edward Thomas and Tom Rolt arrive at Abergynolwyn on the Talyllyn Railway

A new steam locomotive and carriage engineering works for the Talyllyn Railway?

The Talyllyn Railway have announced that a report from a working group has been established to look at the provision of a new engineering facility for the railway. The report has recommended that the railway...
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Diesel and steam locomotives team up at Talyllyn Railway Anything Goes Gala

It was all go at the Talyllyn Railway in June 2018 when they hosted their Anything Goes Gala. All six engines were in action, along with the four diesel locomotives. TV personality, Tim Dunn was conducting...