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Churnet Valley Railway to Celebrate 25th Anniversary

To Celebrate Churnet Valley Railway's 25th Anniversary, they are holding a Gala over 3 days, starting on Friday the 20th of October and finishing...

Guests so far for West Somerset Railway’s Spring Steam Gala

Two guests have been confirmed so far for the West Somerset Railway's (WSR) Spring Steam Gala. The first guest is USATC S160 No. 6046. The...

S160s Only Weekend at Churnet Valley Railway

No. 5197 and 6046 will be headlining an S160 Exclusive event at the Churnet Valley Railway later this year (6/7 May 2017). Nos. 5197 and...

War In The Valley! – Churnet Valley Railway – Information

The Churnet Valley Railway is holding its 'War in the Valley' weekend from the 30th September until 1st October 2017. The weekend will all be...

Churnet Valley Railway – Cheddleton Station Appeal

The Churnet Valley Railway is looking for donations towards the purchase and initial repairs of Cheddleton Station. The station building is a grade 2 listed...

Churnet Valley Railway 25th Anniversary Gala – Loco update

A quick update has been released by the Churnet Valley Railway with regards to which locomotives will be in steam at their upcoming Steam...

A Visit To The Churnet Valley Railway’s 25th Anniversary Gala

Over the weekend, Jamie visited the Churnet Valley Railway for their 25th Anniversary Gala. Here is an article about my visit. Saturday 21st October 2017 I...

7820 “Dinmore Manor” arrives at Churnet Valley Railway

The final visiting guess for CVR's 25th Anniversary Gala, GWR Manor Class no. 7820 "Dinmore Manor", has arrived yesterday morning (Tuesday the 17th). 7820 joins...

Job opportunity at the Churnet Valley Steam Railway

The Churnet Valley Railway have announced that they have a role available as a paid member of staff at the railway. The standard gauge line runs...

Churnet Valley Railway steam locomotive gala reduced to home fleet only

The Churnet Valley Railway has announced that their upcoming October steam gala will now be a home fleet only event now due to unavailability...

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