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Steam locomotive No.7 ‘Typhoon’ arrives at the Severn Valley Railway

The Severn Valley Railway has announced that No.7 Typhoon has arrived at the Highley Visitor Centre. Typhoon can be found on display next to No.600 'Gordon' in the museum. Is the locomotive out of ticket? I...
Ravenglass and Eskdale Railway

Ravenglass and Eskdale Railway launch new steam tour

The Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway has announced details of a new tour for small groups wanting to experience the age of steam in the Lake District. With seven miles of track, the Ravenglass & Eskdale...
Doll and Gertrude

Steam locomotive Gertrude arrives at the Leighton Buzzard Railway

The Leighton Buzzard Railway has announced that 0-6-0T 'Gertrude' has arrived at its Page's Park MPD. No. 1578 of 1918 joins long term resident sister locomotive Doll and will be put into regular service of...
Ravenglass and Eskdale Railway prepare to welcome back steam locomotive Katie

Steam locomotive River Irt and Katie heading for Beamish

Beamish has announced that steam locomotives River Irt and Katie will be visiting hem for the Great North Steam Fair. River Irt is visiting from the Ravenglass and Eskdale Railway, and Katie is visiting from...
The Snowdonian at Boston Lodge

Steam locomotive No.19 to visit the Launceston Railway

The Launceston Railway have announced that Darjeeling No.19 will be visiting them in 2019. The narrow gauge locomotive will be visiting them for several months this year and will be hauling passenger trains at the...
Gertrude and Moelwyn

Steam locomotive Gertrude leaves the Welsh Highland Heritage Railway

The Welsh Highland Heritage Railway has announced that one of their resident locomotives, Gertrude, has left the railway. Gertrude arrived at the Welsh Highland Heritage Railway in 2009 and has given the Welsh Highland Heritage...
Lyd and Lyn at the Lynton and Barnstaple Railway

Clarkebond Rail Engineers to assist with Lynton and Barnstaple extension

The Lynton & Barnstaple Railway Trust has announced that Clarkebond Rail Engineers have been appointed to provide rail design services for the first step of the project to extend the railway.
Garrett 87 collecting carriages

New colour for steam locomotive 87

The Ffestiniog and Welsh Highland Railways have announced that No.87 will have a new colour when it reappears the following overhaul. The NG/G16 is currently under overhaul, which is now in an advanced stage. Following appearances...
Whillan Beck

Train from Spain steam locomotive wins top award

The Ravenglass and Eskdale Railway Preservation Society has announced that they have received the Coiley Locomotive Engineering Award at the Heritage Railway Association awards. The awards were held on February 9th at the McDonald Burlington Hotel,...
The Orchard

Talyllyn Railway acquires land and cottages for expansion

The Talyllyn Railway has announced that they have completed the purchase of a piece of land that is next to the railway. The land includes an area known as 'The Orchard' which includes 0.6 acres of overgrown...