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...
45157 "The Glasgow Highlander" // Credit RailAdvent

Steam railtours and special railway events this March

Halfway through March and there are still plenty of events to visit this month, we are pleased to announce that railway events and railtours have all been inputted into our events calendar. Along with the...
7903 "Foremarke Hall" with Test steam Train at Broadway Station // Credit Jack Boskett

First Steam Train to Broadway Station after 58 years

The Gloucestershire Warwickshire Steam Railway (GWSR) have been running test steam trains to their newly-built Broadway Station, ahead of the first public trains planned to run at the end of March. The test train The test...
7903 "Foremarke Hall" and 35006 "Peninsular & Oriental SN Co" undergoing Annual Boiler Examination // Credit Mike Solloway

News from GWSR Steam Locomotive Department

The Gloucestershire Warwickshire Steam Railway's (GWSR) Steam Locomotive Department have posted their latest news update, with good news about their home fleet. Annual Boiler Examination On Friday the 2nd March 2018, members of the GWSR's home fleet...
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...

Steam Loco 6023 “King Edward II” Star Guest for Cotswold Festival of Steam

The Gloucestershire Warwickshire Steam Railway (GWSR) has announced that GWR King Class No. 6023 "King Edward II" will be attending their "Cotswold Festival of Steam" gala in May this year. About 'King Edward II' A week ago, the...
Volunteers line up in front of the first train to the new Broadway Station // Credit Jo Roesen

First Train runs to Broadway since 1960!

The Gloucestershire & Warwickshire Steam Railway (G&WSR) have now laid down the track all the way to the new Broadway Station, reconnecting the station with the rest of the line. The Railway's Class 73 Diesel...
Gloucestshire Warwickshire Steam Railway Santa Specials

Santa Specials more popular than ever at the GWSR

The Gloucestershire Warwickshire Steam Railway has announced that its Santa Specials are to break records again as the last seats are taken. The Santa season starts this weekend (2nd December 2017). 75 Santa Specials scheduled...
5526 departing South Devon Railway for Gloucestershire and warwickshire Steam Railway Credit: South Devon Railway FB Page

5526 visits Gloucestershire Warwickshire Railway

South Devon Railway based 5526 has gone to the Gloucestershire Warwickshire Railway for a visit over the winter and will return in the new year. More Information on 5526 5526, a 2-6-2T, is a GWR 4575 Class...
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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