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Michael Holden

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I have had an interest in Railways for as long as I can remember. I am a member of a number of heritage railways and actively volunteer at 2 of them. I enjoy all types of railways, real life, model and simulations. I started RailAdvent in 2014 and am the main editor of the site.
Tornado with The Bath Spa Express

Tornado Set For Timetabled Trains Over Settle & Carlisle

A1 Pacific No. 60163 Tornado is set to replace DMU timetabled runs over 3 days in February. Tornado, completed in 2008, is the newest steam locomotive...

Two More Visiting Locos For The Worth Valley

The Keighley & Worth Valley Railway has already announced two steam locomotives that will visit the railway for their Winter Steam Gala in March......
Fernilee at the Penrhyn Quarry Railway

Steam Loco for 2017 at the Penrhyn Quarry Railway

The Penrhyn Quarry Railway (PQR) has announced it is to receive a Steam Locomotive for the 2017 running season. Steam Locomotive Fernilee visited the railway back  in...
No. 6046 (resident at the Churnet Valley Railway) at Pickering on the North Yorkshire Moors Railway

6046 returns home to the Churnet Valley Railway

Following a summer at the North Yorkshire Moors Railway, S160 No. 6046 has returned home to the Churnet Valley Railway, and has been in...
Flying Scotsman at Irwell Vale on the East Lancashire Railway

Flying Scotsman To Open Settle & Carlisle Line

In March 2017, the Keighley & Worth Valley Railway are running a special train from Oxenhope to Carlisle (hauled by Flying Scotsman) and return. Flying Scotsman and...
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Railway Adventures – Channel Trailer 2017

A new year, a new Channel Trailer.   Welcome to Railway Adventures... your one stop Youtube Channel and Website for all things railway! If you do find...
Linda and Blanche at Tanybwlchvideo

Throwback Thursdays – Ep. 54 – Linda & Blanche at Tanybwlch...

In this weeks Throwback Thursday, we steam and slip ourselves back to 2015 as we see Linda and Blanche slip out of Tanybwlch during...
No. 85 & 43924 depart Keighley

2017 Events Calendar Now Live!

For 2017 we have an all new events calendar. This year we are using the Time.ly Calendar and it is now live. You can view...
Postman Pat & Jess the Cat at Keighley on the Keighley & Worth Valley Railwayvideo

Throwback Thursdays – Ep. 53 – Postman Pat at the Worth...

In this weeks Throwback Thursday episode, we steam back to February Half Term in 2016 as we see Postman Pat and Jess The Cat ...
Sir Keith Park at Keighley on the Keighley & Worth Valley Railway

Sir Keith Park off to Swanage!

Locomotive 34053 Sir Keith Park, along with West Country Classmate No. 34046 Braunton(Running as No. 34052 Lord Dowding) will be visiting the Swanage Railway...