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Steam locomotive gala postponed due to fire risk

The North Norfolk Railway has announced that they have had to postpone its Autumn Steam Gala. This is due to the risk of lineside fires. The recent dry weather, which has made the NNR have...
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...

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...
No. 75078 at Oxenhope

BR Standard 4s (4-6-0, 2-6-0 and 2-6-4T) steam locomotives – Class Information

It's Friday which can only mean one thing... another Class Information is released, with this week's installment focusing on British Railway's (BR) Standard Class 4 designs (4-6-0, 2-6-0 & 2-6-4T). Firstly looking at the...
D9537 Eric at Ramsbottom

Locomotive No. D9537 ‘Eric’ set to the visit the North Norfolk Railway

Diesel locomotive Class 14 No.D9537 Eric has been announced this evening to visit the North Norfolk Railway over the summer period. D8537 makes his visit to the North Norfolk Railway courtesy of the East Lancashire...
Oliver Cromwell bursts out towards Oxenhope during a 30742 Charter

Steam locomotive 70013 Oliver Cromwell to visit the North Norfolk Railway

The North Norfolk Railway has announced that BR Britannia steam locomotive No.70013 Oliver Cromwell will be visiting the line for their Autumn Steam Gala. The Autumn Steam Gala will see No.70013 Oliver Cromwell join up...
76084 on the NNR

Ride on the footplate of a steam locomotive and help out Sarcoma UK

Greater Anglia has teamed up with UK charity, Sarcoma UK - The Bone & Soft Tissue Cancer Charity, to hold a special auction. The special auction closes on the 14th May 2018, so make sure...
Class 08 No.D3935 // Credit Steve Allen

New locomotive? Announcements from the M and GN Joint Railway Society

Following on from the M&GN Joint Railway Society's Annual General Meeting, they have made some exciting announcements. New Additions Class 08 No.D3935 The Society has purchased D3935. This makes the Class 08 the sixth locomotive owned by 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...
7714 Piloting a Train on the NNR // Credit Chris Heal

Steam locomotive hauled trains return to the North Norfolk Railway

The North Norfolk Railway has seen steam locomotive hauled trains return to the line today, Wednesday 1st August, following consultation with the Norfolk Fire & Rescue Service and nearby farmers. As you will be aware,...