70013 Oliver Cromwell

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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...

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...