Launceston Steam Railway to hold locals week

The Launceston Steam Railway have announced that they have teamed up with the Cornish and Devon Post to hold their Locals Week. Inside this week’s edition...

Ffestiniog Railway to build new boiler for steam locomotive ‘Velinheli’

The Launceston Steam Railway, in Cornwall, has announced that steam locomotive 'Velinheli' has left the railway and is going to the Ffestiniog Railway, in...

Launceston Steam Railway release 2018 opening dates

The Launceston Steam Railway has released details of their 2018 opening dates. This allows you to plan when you might make a visit. The Launceston...

Farewell Velinheli!

The Launceston Railway has announced that Hunslet 'Velinheli' will be withdrawn due to the boiler being deemed as life-expired. The Hunslet was built in 1886,...

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
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