Transport for Wales

Delay Repay coming to Transport for Wales

Transport for Wales has announced that it is to move to the Delay Repay scheme to compensate its passengers for delays and cancellations. Passengers who experience a delay or cancellation on a Transport for Wales service...
9682

New home for steam locomotive 9682

The Dean Forest Locomotive Group has announced that they have purchased steam locomotive No.9682. The group has purchased the Pannier Tank from the G.W.R. Preservation Group Ltd, who are based at Southall. Also included in the...
6233 Duchess of Sutherland at Doncastervideo

WATCH: Two Steam Locomotives at Doncaster, York & Retford on a Christmas tour

6233 Duchess of Sutherland & 60009 Union of South Africa was out yesterday (15th December 2018) on The Christmas White Rose from London Kings Cross to York & return to Ealing Broadway (London) behind...
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...
Northern 150140 at Nelson railway station

Northern Delay Repay 15 goes live

Rail Minister Andrew Jones today announced that customers delayed while travelling on Northern services are now eligible to claim compensation for journeys delayed by 15 minutes or more. The new scheme known as ‘DR15’ expands...
42968 in BR Lined Black with Late Crest livery // Credit Unknown

Stanier Class 5 2-6-0 ‘Mogul’ steam locomotives – Sole Survivor

Using his experience from the Great Western Railway (GWR) and the Hughes 'Crabs' as a starting point, Stanier developed his own modern moguls a couple of years into his 12 year career at the...
Aylesbury Vale Parkway

Aylesbury Vale Parkway celebrates 10th birthday

Chiltern Railways has announced that Aylesbury Vale Parkway has celebrated 10 years since it opened. The station did this by giving customers a “thank you” cupcake, after a successful decade in operation. The £12 million station...
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Performance improving as new ScotRail timetable arrives

ScotRail has released new figures that show punctuality on Scotland's railway has improved. Across Scotland, 83.4 per cent of ScotRail trains met the rail industry standard public performance measure, arriving at their destination within 4...
Tyne and Wear Metro

Tyne and Wear Metro to feature in new ITV series

Nexus has announced that a new TV series on ITV will feature life on the Tyne and Wear Metro. This is the first time in-depth access has been granted in the Metro’s near 40 year...
48151

Steam locomotive in Hellifield this Sunday – where and when to see it!

Steam locomotive No.48151 will be back in steam on the mainline and will be in Hellifield on Sunday 16th December 2018. The locomotive is hauling a Santa Special from Lancaster to Blackburn. The locomotive will depart...