Featured Fridays – 11/11/16 – Avon Valley Railway

If you have been following RailAdvent recently you will know about our new feature. This is your chance to share your own video's and...

MR 3835 / LMS Fowler 4F Class steam locomotives – Class...

This week we turn to the Midland 3835 / LMS Fowler 4F Classes, 0-6-0 engines designed for freight work. Once looking at the background of...

Extra Steam on the Avon Valley Railway

The Avon Valley Railway, which is based in Bristol, is running a special charter train, throughout Saturday the 24th of February. The special charter train...

Avon Valley Railway buys locomotive for just £1!

The Avon Valley Railway has announced that they have bought an ex-BR Class 08 shunter locomotive for just £1. Class 08 No.08663, or D3830, has...

Music Concerts at the Avon Valley Railway

Avon Valley Railway has announced that will be hosting a music train. From 1:30 - 4:00 pm, all can join the railway for some free...

Groupon and Wowcher savings at the Avon Valley Railway

The Avon Valley Railway has announced that they currently have a discount voucher offer for members of the public. The offer is with Groupon and...

2019 steam locomotive driver courses at the Avon Valley Railway

The Avon Valley Railway has released their 2019 locomotive driver courses, allowing you to drive a real steam locomotive or a diesel locomotive if you...

Avon Valley Railway set to hold fund raising event for steam...

The Avon Valley Railway will be holding a fundraising event in order to raise funds for steam locomotive No.7151's overhaul. The first departure will be...

EXCLUSIVE: The Duke – The Impossible Dream – Past, Present and...

Following on from this, we are delighted to announce that we have been contacted by The BR Class 8 Steam Locomotive Trust and they have provided us with an exclusive update on the history of the project, written by Trevor Tuckley. The update below is in its original unedited version

RailAdvent – Great Western Pannier Tank Classes Book Giveaway

This month, we are giving you the chance to win our review copy of the Great Western Pannier Tank Classes Book by David Maidment, published by Pen & Sword.
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