Tender Frame // Credit The Sir Nigel Gresley Locomotive Trust Ltd

Recent Update on steam locomotive “Sir Nigel Gresley”

Overhaul work continues across a few sites on London and North Eastern Railway Class A4 No.60007 (4498) "Sir Nigel Gresley. 'Bottom-End' The jig for setting up the crank axles has been fitted to the newly-arrived return...
Wheelchair lift at Corwen

Latest news on the Llangollen Corwen extension

The Llangollen Railway has released an update on the Corwen project, which is heading towards completion. The heatwave arrived at the beginning of the month, with temperatures soaring. This didn't stop the Corwen workforce, which...
Corwen update

The latest update on the Corwen Extension

The Llangollen Railway has released the latest news on their project to extend the line to Corwen. Recently, a lot of rain has caused flooding in the local area, specifically, the Ty Canol Caravan Park,...
Corwen

An update on the Corwen extension

The Llangollen Railway has released an update on its project to extend the line to Corwen. The summer is almost here, with the longest day of this year all ready to light up the Dee...
Boiler Undergoing Repairs at Llangollen Railway // Credit LRGWLG

Update on the restoration of steam locomotive No.5532

The team restoring Great Western Railway 4575 Class No.5532 have been busy the past 6 months, mostly acquiring components for their engine. Boiler Early 2019 saw work commence on restoring 5532's Swindon No.5 boiler by Llangollen...

Llangollen Railway launch new Corwen appeal

As the Llangollen Railway head towards re-opening the line to Corwen Central, they have launched a brand new appeal. The new appeal comes as the team conclude the building of the island platform and loop...
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Steam locomotive 5199 on the final day of festive trains at the Llangollen Railway

It might be the start of a new year, but the Llangollen Railway are still running trains through the Welsh countryside. New Year's Day saw GWR Large Prairie 5199 at the helm of the last of...
3802 Berwyn

Photos from the final 2018 Santa steam trains at the Llangollen Railway

On the 24th December 2018, the Llangollen Railway ran their final 2018 steam trains with Santa himself on board. George Jones captured these excellent images of the trains operating between Llangollen and Lapland. Seen today, the...
D6940

Class 37 locomotive to return to the mainline? D6940’s new home announced

The Llangollen Diesel Group has announced the new destination in which their class 37 is heading for. This follows on from the announcement that the Class 37 was up for sale following their meeting. The new...
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Class 37 locomotive at the Llangollen Railway sold

The Llangollen Diesel Group has announced that Class 37 D6940 has now been sold. The locomotive should be leaving the Llangollen Railway before Christmas, however, they haven't announced who the successful bidder is. Although they haven't...
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