August increase for ScotRail train services

ScotRail has increased the number of train services that operate on Monday 3rd August 2020.
Train hit by stone

Stone thrown at moving train – Northern Offers Reward

Following an incident where a stone was thrown at a moving train, train operator Northern are offering a £500 reward.

Marston Vale trains set to resume thanks to operator London Northwestern Railway

London Northwestern Railway will resume train services between Bedford and Bletchley on Monday the 24th of August.
ScotRail Class 156 at Oban

Accessibility dispensation for ScotRail Class 156

The Department for Transport has issued a dispensation for trains that needed extra modifications to make them accessible for those with extra mobility needs.
Birmingham University set for upgrade

Major improvement project for Birmingham University railway station

The station that serves Birmingham University is set to be upgraded, with a £12 million investment by the government to provide extra capacity for the 2022 Commonwealth Games.

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...