70013 Oliver Cromwell

Steam locomotive 70013 Oliver Cromwell no longer visiting North Norfolk Railway

The North Norfolk Railway has announced that steam locomotive 70013 Oliver Cromwell will no longer be attending their rescheduled Autumn Steam Gala. It was agreed originally that 70013 would be attending between the 12th and 14th...
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...

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...
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)...
D832 "Onslaught" // Credit Severn Valley Railway

D832 Onslaught to visit North Norfolk Railway for Summer Diesel Gala

The North Norfolk Railway has announced Warship class D832 Onslaught as their first visiting locomotive to their Summer Diesel Gala. Appearing courtesy of Bury Hydraulic Group, the Warship will be visiting the railway from the...
Mark Timothy at Aylsham

Mini Holiday to Norfolk!

Last week, I decided to visit Norfolk for a few days and decided to visit some of Norfolk's Preserved Railways. On Wednesday the 9th of August, I started my visit at the North Norfolk Railway...
Steam train crash

Car crashes into steam locomotive in Norfolk

The M&GN Joint Railway Society has announced that one of their locomotives has been involved with a collision at the North Norfolk Railway today (17th November 2018). The resident Y14 locomotive was involved in the...
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...
Dad's Army set for North Norfolk Railway visit

Steam trains, a pump trolley, and comedy gold…. Dads Army set for North Norfolk...

Join the North Norfolk Railway for a two-day celebration of comedy gold. Help the railway celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the BBC sitcom, Dads Army. You favourite characters, including Mainwaring, Wilson, Jones and Pike will be...
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...