Coronavirus: Social distancing guides installed at Manchester Piccadilly

Network Rail has announced that new measures will be put in place this week at Manchester Piccadilly to keep passengers safe during the Coronavirus crisis.

Appeal for former Norfolk and Suffolk rail signallers to return to work

Network Rail is appealing to former signallers in Norfolk and Suffolk to help the railway running during the coronavirus crisis.

Merseyrail trains set to reduce again as more staff self-isolate due to Coronavirus

Merseyrail has announced that due to government measures and the increasing number of staff self-isolating due to the COVID-19 pandemic, there will be further changes to trains from Thursday 2nd April 2020.

The Swanage Railway urgently needs donations as coronavirus halts steam trains

The Swanage Railway has announced that it has launched an appeal for donations to help the line during the Coronavirus crisis.

New British built Greater Anglia train makes maiden voyage

Greater Anglia has announced that the first of its new electric trains has made its first journey from London Liverpool Street.

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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...

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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...