Bridges and track damaged as freight train derails – REPAIR WORK STARTS

Network Rail has announced that work to repair the damage to track after a freight train derailed on the Gospel Oak to Barking line.

Holocaust Memorial Ceremony at Lowestoft Railway Station

Greater Anglia has announced that to commemorate Holocaust Memorial Day, Lowestoft railway station will host a special Service of Remembrance.

Steam locomotive 76084 set for West Somerset Railway gala

The West Somerset Railway has announced that BR Standard 4 No. 76084 will be visiting them for their Spring Steam Gala.

Bangor railway station welcomes World War One memorial

Today at Bangor railway station in North Wales, a memorial was re-dedicated to 16 railway workers who died serving during World War One.

Peterborough trains delayed due to damaged overhead wires

Damage to the overhead electric wires between Hitchin and Peterborough is causing disruption out of Peterborough this evening.

Class Information - Find Out About Your Favourite Locomotive

LMS Ivatt 2 (2-6-0 and 2-6-2T) steam locomotives – Class Information

Built to meet the lower power-classed traffic demands of the London, Midland and Scottish Railway, the Ivatt Class 2s would not only modernise and...

LNER Thompson B1 Class steam locomotives – Class Information

Built for mixed traffic duties during the strict conditions of World War 2, the B1s were Thompson's take on a 4-6-0 2-cylinder general purpose...

GWR 42XX, 5205, 5275 and 72XX Classes of steam locomotives –...

Built for short-distance heavy coal trains, the 4200s and variations played a key part in the transport of Welsh coal. Once exploring the working careers...