7029 Clun Castle

Where to see a steam locomotive in Oxford this weekend

Steam locomotive 7029 Clun Castle will be back in steam on the mainline on Saturday 6th April 2019. The GWR Castle locomotive is hauling an excursion from Dorridge to Oxford. The railtour departs Dorridge at 07:10...
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WATCH: steam locomotive 61306 Mayflower steams through the West Midlands

Saturday 30th March 2019 saw LNER Thompson B1 No. 61306 Mayflower haul The Cathedrals Express from London Euston to Worcester Shrub Hill & return via Kidderminster. This day saw the B1 head through places such...
70000 Britannia

Where and when to see steam locomotive 70000 Britannia in Yorkshire tomorrow

Steam locomotive 70000 Britannia will be back in steam on the mainline and will be in Crewe and York on Sunday 31st March 2019. The Britannia locomotive is hauling an excursion from York to Crewe. The...
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WATCH: steam locomotive 60163 Tornado visits Manchester

Saturday 23rd March 2019 saw LNER A1 No.60163 Tornado out on a special railtour from Manchester to Stratford-upon-Avon. This day saw Tornado haul 'The Bard of Avon'. Thanks to Christopher Lawton, we have been able to...
70000 Britannia arrives into Burnley Manchester Road

Where and when to see steam locomotive 70000 Britannia in York this Saturday

Steam locomotive 70000 Britannia will be back in steam on the mainline and will be in Crewe and York on Saturday 30th March 2019. The Britannia locomotive is hauling an excursion from Crewe to York. The...
61306 "Mayflower" // Credit Alan Wilson

Where and when to see steam locomotive 61306 Mayflower in London this Saturday

Steam locomotive 61306 ‘Mayflower’ will be back in steam on the mainline and will be in Barking and South Croydon on Saturday 30th March 2019. The B1 locomotive is hauling an excursion from London Euston...
Vintage Trains

West Midlands Rail Executive signs new deal with Vintage Trains

The West Midlands Rail Executive has announced that they have partnered with new tour operator, Vintage Trains, to recognise the importance of heritage railways to the region. This partnership will focus on the integration of...
6201 Princess Elizabeth

Steam locomotive 6201 Princess Elizabeth on the mainline this Thursday

Steam locomotive 6201 Princess Elizabeth will be out on mainline once again completing test runs after repair work. On Thursday 28th March 2019, 6201 will be completing a loaded test run on the Carnforth circle,...
60009 at the NRM

Mainline certificate for steam locomotive 60009 Union of South Africa extended

Over on the 60009 Union of South Africa Facebook page, there has been an update released on the repair work taking place on the locomotive. The bad news first, 60009 has already been announced as not being able...
48151

Where and when to see steam locomotive 48151 in Lancashire and Shropshire tomorrow

Steam locomotive 48151 will be back in steam on the mainline and will be in Lancashire and Shropshire on Wednesday 26th March 2019. The 8F locomotive is hauling an excursion from Preston to Shrewsbury. The railtour...