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RailAdvent Special Events Calendar

Railway Events Calendar – Updated

We are pleased to announce another addition to our  Special Events Calendar. We have now added events for the Apedale Valley Light Railway. So whether...
Velinheli steams at Tanybwlch during the 'Snowdonian Limited' on the Ffestiniog Railway

Ffestiniog Railway – Footplate Rides This Saturday

The Ffestiniog Railway will be giving Footplate Rides at their Harbour Station, this Saturday, 10:00 to 16:00. The Locos You will have a choice between two...
Douglas & Gwyndir Castle

Throwback Thursdays – Ep. 33 – Douglas & Gwydir Castle

In this weeks throwback Thursdays, we steam back to 2015 as we see Douglas and Gwydir Castle at the Conwy Valley Railway  and Museum. Tickets...

200 Subscribers To Our YouTube Channel!

We have recently reached 200 subscribers on our YouTube Channel. The video shows a number of locomotives celebrating by giving us a "Toot". We would like...
Newsteads Cab is removed

Nene Valley Railway – Newstead Update

You may have previously read about Newstead on the RailAdvent website here. We are pleased to bring you an update on the progress of the...

Throwback Thursdays – Ep. 32 – Garratt K1 & Vale of Ffestiniog

In this weeks Throwback Thursday, we see Garratt K1 and Vale of Ffestiniog depart Porthmadog Harbour Station, with a service train to Caernarfon, during...
London Metropolitan 331 at Town End

A Journey Back in Time at Crich Tramway Village

On Sunday 10th July, we made our first visit to Crich Tramway Village and you can see our video above. Crich is situated between...
[GP] [ELR] East Lancs Railway Summer Diesel Gala

East Lancs Railway Summer Diesel Gala 2016

You may have seen on our events calendar, that last weekend, from the 8th-10th July, the East Lancs Railway Summer Diesel Gala took place. Unfortunately...

Throwback Thursdays – Ep. 31 – Winifred at Llanuwchllyn

This weeks Throwback Thursdays episode sees us steam back to July 2015 as we visit the Bala Lake Railway and see Winifred preparing for...

Black 5 No. 45212 arrives home at the KWVR

A long restoration by Riley & Son Ltd, Bury, has been completed on No. 45212, which is a resident locomotive at the KWVR. The locomotive...

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The Great Western Society - A Tale Of Endeavour & Success is a new book from Pen and Sword, and was released in 2019 - here is our review!