5197 arrives at the Gloucestershire Warwickshire Steam Railway

Steam locomotives begin to arrive at the GWSR ahead of Cotswold Festival of Steam

The steam locomotive stars of the upcoming 'Give My Regards To Broadway' themed Cotswold Festival of Steam at the Gloucestershire Warwickshire Steam Railway have begun to arrive at Toddington ahead of the special weekend. The annual...
Components of 76077 // Credit Gloucestershire Warwickshire Railway Steam

Can you support the restoration of steam locomotive No. 76077?

The 76084 Locomotive Company Ltd has released a list of all components available for sponsorship which will be used in restoring British Railways (BR) Standard Class 4 (2-6-0) No. 76077. Help in restoring 76084 Many components used...

GWR 2800 and 2884 steam locomotive class – Class Information

If you have been following our Project Information series you would know that we have completed articles on all the current new build steam projects now! Our new Friday series will be looking at...
No.35006 "Peninsular & Oriental S. N. Co." Waiting to Leave Broadway // Jamie Duggan, RailAdvent

Recent repair work on steam locomotive No.35006 “‘Peninsular and Oriental S.N. Co”

The 35006 Locomotive Company Ltd has released details on the latest repair work carried out on their SR Merchant Navy No.35006 "'Peninsular & Oriental S.N. Co". Issue During most of July, 35006 wasn't scheduled to be hauling...
On Lift // Credit 35006 Locomotive Company Ltd

Winter maintenance work carried out on steam locomotive No. 35006 “Peninsular and Oriental SN...

The 35006 Locomotive Company Ltd has published a detailed report on work carried out on their Southern Railway Merchant Navy Class No.35006 "Peninsular and Oriental SN Co" during winter maintenance, this has been undertaken at...
Credit: Winchcombe

Gloucestershire Warwickshire Railway – Cotswold Food & Drink Fayre 2017 – Information

This weekend, on the 21st/22nd October 2017, the Gloucestershire & Warwicksire Railway are holding their annual Cotswold Food and Drink Fayre. 40 exhibitors are expected to come to the festival, showing off all of their...
1450 stops at Hayles Halt

New Station Opens on the GWSR

On the 6th June 2017 a new station opened on the GWSR. The Halt, Hayless Abbey was originally opened in 1928, but was closed by British Railways in 1960. The project on the Gloucestershire...

Heritage Railway’s delight as passenger numbers soar in May 2018

The Gloucestershire Warwickshire Steam Railway have announced that their number of travellers on its trains have been breaking records one after the other. For the month up to the 31st May 2018, the heritage railway...
First train stands in the new Broadway Station // Credit Jo Roesen

Gloucestshire and Warwickshire Steam Railway ‘on track’ for Easter Broadway return

The Gloucestershire and Warwickshire Steam Railway and its volunteers are working flat out to make sure things are ready for the first public trains to stop at Broadway station for nearly 60 years on...
Credit: Gloucestshire Warwickshire Railway

Train Driver Retires After 65 Years On The Job

A Train Driver has retired from duties at the Gloucestshire Warwickshire Railway after 80 years as a railwayman. Jeff Madge took his last turn as a driver at the Gloucestshire Warwickshire Steam Railway on Tuesday...
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