Lilla at Minffordd

Ffestiniog Railway set to bid farewell to steam locomotive ‘Lilla’

The Ffestiniog Railway is set to bid farewell to steam locomotive 'Lilla' this weekend as the locomotive bows out of service ahead of an overhaul. Lilla will be in steam prior to the overhaul this...
Corris Railway Steam Engine No 7 at Maespoeth

Santa Steam Trains and more – an update from the Corris Railway

The Corris Railway has released a short update on their work on the museum, running season along with other work carried out. The normal running season at the narrow gauge railway has now ended for...
Newly Overhauled No.7 // Credit Locomotive No.7 - Our Past Is Their Future FB Page

Steam locomotive No.7 moves after 20 years undergoing overhaul

The Vale of Rheidol Railway has announced that their engine No.7 has made its first movements under its own steam for the first time in 20 years. History of No.7 "Owain Glyndŵr" The tank dates back...
Swiss steam locomotive at the Snowdon Mountain Railway

Celebrity guest and Swiss steam locomotive pulls in the visitors to the Snowdon Mountain...

The Snowdon Mountain Railway has announced that a Swiss steam locomotive and a Welsh singing superstar has brought thousands of more visitors to the railway this year. This special steam locomotive was visiting from the...
Brown Bear at the Groudle Glen Railway

October 2018 update on steam locomotive Brown Bear

The Groudle Glen Railway has released a further update on the progress being made on steam locomotive 'Brown Bear'. The assembly is taking place at Old Hall Farm in Cumbria. The locomotive's boiler has now been mounted...
Ravenglass railway carriages

Steam train carriages up for sale in Cumbria!

The Ravenglass and Eskdale Railway have announced that they have begun a project to replace their current fleet of passenger train carriages. Their new observation carriage, which is currently under construction at the Boston Lodge...
Lilian at the Launceston Steam Railway

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 of the post (published today) is a voucher entitling the...
Steam locomotive sea lion

Steam locomotive Sea Lion arrives back at the Groudle Glen Railway

The Groudle Glen Railway has announced that, following months of rebuilding work, steam locomotive 'Sea Lion' has now arrived home. Sea Lion was withdrawn from service in 2017 following issues with her boiler. Initially, she...
All 5 Fletcher Jennings at Tywyn during Talyllyn 150 celebrations

Narrow Gauge Railway Museum’s has accreditation renewed

The Talyllyn Railway has announced that the Narrow Gauge Railway Museum has renewed its status as a museum. On 4 October 2018, the trustees at the NGRM received confirmation from the Welsh Government of the...
No.7 Tom Rolt work

Steam locomotive No.7 Tom Rolt bows out of service ahead of winter maintenance

The Talyllyn Railway has announced that No.7 Tom Rolt has bowed of service ahead of maintenance work taking place this winter. During three days in October, a team of volunteers have stripped No.7 down to...