No. 45212 arrives at Ingrow West on the Keighley & Worth Valley Railway at the Autumn Steam Gala

Steam locomotive No. 45212 to return to Keighley and Worth Valley Railway

This afternoon, the Keighley and Worth Valley Railway have announced that steam locomotive No. 45212 will return to its home line for their 50th Anniversary Gala. 2018 is a big year for the KWVR, and...
Oliver Cromwell bursts into Keighley platform 3 with a short freight train during a 30742 Charter

A day with steam locomotive No. 70013 Oliver Cromwell on the Keighley and Worth...

With the clock ticking on the final day of seeing steam locomotive No. 70013 Oliver Cromwell in steam looming, we decided to attend our very first photographic charter. This Charter was organised by Martin Creese...
March giveaway

RailAdvent – March Giveaway

In this months giveaway, we are giving you the chance to win four postcards from the Keighley & Worth Valley Railway along with two RailAdvent keyrings featuring Flying Scotsman In addition, there are two runner-up prizes...
70013 Oliver Cromwell at Quorn and Woodhouse on the Great Central Railway

Steam Locomotive No. 70013 ‘Oliver Cromwell’ joins Keighley and Worth Valley Railway 2018 Spring...

The Keighley and Worth Valley Railway, in West Yorkshire, has announced that BR Standard 7 No. 70013 "Oliver Cromwell" will be attending their 2018 Spring Steam Gala in March. The visit is courtesy of the National...
Paddington 2 Offical Picture

February Half Term Events at Preserved Railways – North East and West

Looking for something to do this February Half Term? Whether with your family, friends or yourself, here are a few preserved railways in the North East and North West England open this February Half...
No. 43924 and No. 20031 at Oxenhope

Duchess of Cornwall to visit the Keighley and Worth Valley Railway

The Keighley and Worth Valley Railway, in West Yorkshire, has announced that it is to host a visit from Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cornwall. HRH The Duchess of Cornwall, who is the wife...
44871 at Ramsbottom on the East Lancashire Railway

Steam locomotive No. 44871 for Keighley and Worth Valley Railway Spring Steam Gala

The Keighley and Worth Valley Railway (KWVR) have announced that Black 5 No.44871 will be attending all three days of the 2018 Spring Gala. About 44871 44871 is owned by Ian Riley and is usually seen...
55019 "Royal Highland Fusilier" // Credit: Severn Valley Railway FB Page

Keighley and Worth Valley Railway announce first diesel visitor

Earlier this week, we told you the news that GB RailFreight is supporting the Keighley and Worth Valley Railway's 50th Anniversary Gala. Today, we bring you the news that Deltic 55019 'Royal Highland Fusilier' is...
66739 hauls a freight train through Skipton on 15th February 2017

GB RailFreight to support Keighley and Worth Valley Railway Gala

The Keighley and Worth Valley Railway have announced that UK Freight train operator, GB RailFrieght, is to support their 'Diesel Gala', which is part of the 50th Anniversary gala. The train operator, who run freight trains...
Main Steam Pipes Fitted in 41241's Smokebox // Credit James Horrell, Haworth Shed News

Reassembly work on steam locomotive Ivatt 2 No. 41241

With steam locomotive No. 41241's boiler back on its rolling chassis, progress has been made on fitting various components at Haworth Shed, on the Keighley and Worth Valley Railway. A slight set back has arisen...