80072 at Llangollen on the Llangollen Railway during the Autumn Steam Gala

Steam locomotive No.80072 replaces 80104 at the North Norfolk Railway’s Spring Steam Gala

Unfortunately for a second time, the North Norfolk Railway has been advised that the Standard 4 Tank, this time 80104, will not be able to visit the line for their Spring Steam Gala. Replacement Thankfully, another...
78018 on shed at Loughborough

Update on the visiting steam locomotives for North Norfolk Railway’s Spring Steam Gala

The North Norfolk Railway (NNR) has announced that British Railways (BR) Standard 2 (2-6-0) No. 78018 will be the second visiting guest for the Railway's Spring Steam Gala in April. Also, BR Standard 4 (2-6-4T)...
Components of 76077 // Credit Gloucestershire Warwickshire Railway Steam

Can you support the restoration of steam locomotive No. 76077?

The 76084 Locomotive Company Ltd has released a list of all components available for sponsorship which will be used in restoring British Railways (BR) Standard Class 4 (2-6-0) No. 76077. Help in restoring 76084 Many components used...
80136 // Credit Ian Sharman

North Norfolk Railway announces first steam locomotive guest for their Spring Steam Gala

The North Norfolk Railway (NNR - also known as The Poppy Line) have announced that BR Standard 4 Tank No. 80136 will be the first guest for the line's Spring Steam Gala in April...
New Bush for steam locomotive 76084 // Credit Mel Rutter

Recent maintenance work carried out on steam locomotive No.76084

Steam locomotive BR Standard 4 2-6-0 No.76084 is undergoing some maintenance work at Weybourne Running Shed, on the North Norfolk Railway, in readiness for the 2018 season. 'Bottom-end' and front end Volunteers have recently been working...
S&D 7F No. 53809 // Credit Dave Horton

S&D 7F for Long-Term move to the North Norfolk Railway

Somerset and Dorset (S&D) 7F No. 53809 will move residency from the West Somerset Railway (WSR) to the North Norfolk Railway (NNR). This comes as the hire agreement between the West Somerset Railway and 53809's...
David Shepherd on the Footplate of 92203 "Black Prince" // Credit NNR

Memorial service for David Shepherd announced

Last year David Shepherd sadly passed away aged 86. The majority of the people reading this article will know David Shepherd for his contributions to Railway Preservation. This includes playing a key role in starting...
North Norfolk Railway Santa Specials

A Magical Day with the Santa Specials on the North Norfolk Railway

The North Norfolk Railway is running their Steam Santa Specials in the weeks before Christmas. Fun for all the family! The trains depart Sheringham station and run through beautiful Norfolk countryside. Adults are served Sherry and...
76084 at Levisham on the North Yorkshire Moors Railway

New shareholder secures 76084 for North Norfolk Railway

A supporter of the North Norfolk Railway (NNR) has purchased a large share in 76084, which ensures the Standard 4 will stay at the line between Holt and Sheringham for the foreseeable future. This ends...
Prince at Porthmadog

Severn Valley Railway – Autumn Steam Gala 2017 – Information

This weekend sees the Severn Valley Railway hold their annual Autumn Steam Gala, which sees 4 visitors join the home fleet in what should be a fun filled steamy weekend! The home fleet of 813,...