Fitting Pipework for the Lubrication System // Credit Mid Hants Railway

Latest news on the overhaul of steam locomotive No.35005 Canadian Pacific

Work continues at the Mid Hants Railway in overhauling SR Merchant Navy No.35005 "Canadian Pacific". Boiler and cladding The biggest progress since the last update has been on the boiler, which currently has priority in Ropley's...
Alton station on the Watercress Line

The Mid Hants Railway are looking for a Steam Locomotive and Carriage Fitter

The Mid Hants Railway have announced they have a position available for someone to join their team and work for the popular heritage railway. The Mid Hants Railway is one of the leading heritage railway's in Britain...

SR Bulleid Pacifics steam locomotives – Class Information

This week's Class Information will be looking at the Southern Railway Bulleid Pacifics, the Merchant Navy, West Country & Battle of Britain classes. After looking into the history of both classes, we will then move...
Care home residents raise £1,000 for the Mid Hants Railway

Care home residents raise nearly £1,000 for the steam railway

The Mid Hants Railway have announced that train enthusiasts at a nearby Hampshire care home have raised nearly £1,000 to help preserve it for future generations. The appreciative senior passengers of the Mid Hants Railway...
1940s weekend at the Mid Hants Railway

Steam trains, vintage vehicles and more at the Mid Hants Railway this June

The Mid Hants Railway will be holding their 1940s weekend on the 16th and 17th June 2018. Immerse yourself in the life of the Home Front with an American theme! There will be re-enactments, displays,...
Wagon Group 22nd May

Mid Hants Railway Wagon Group Update – 22nd May 2018

The Mid Hants Railway Wagon Group has given their latest update on the work they do to keep the wagons moving at the Mid Hants Railway (Watercress Line). The weather was great for a working...
Alton station on the Watercress Line

Work with steam locomotives as an apprentice at the Mid Hants Railway

The Mid Hants Railway have announced they have a position available for someone to join their team and work for the popular heritage railway. The position has become available for an apprentice to join the team and...
45379 on the Mid Hants Railway

Fancy working at a heritage steam railway? The Mid Hants Railway are hiring

The Mid Hants Railway have announced they have a position available for someone to join their team and work for the popular heritage railway. The position has become available for Maternity Cover and is a...
Class 26 No. 26043 // Credit Pin Dunn

Class 26 Joins Mid Hants Railway’s Diesel Gala 2018 Line-Up

The Mid Hants Railway (The Watercress Line) have announced that Class 26 No.D5343 (26043) will be joining the line-up for their Diesel Gala 2018 in Early June. About No.D5343 The Class 26 joins the gala thanks...
45379 on the Mid Hants Railway

Spaces remain for steam locomotive hauled Real Ale Train on the Mid Hants Railway

The Mid Hants Railway has announced that they still have places available on the Real Ale train on the 25th May 2018. This train is now steam hauled throughout, what better way to enjoy an...