Flying Scotsman to steam through Manchester and York

LNER Gresley A1 and A3 Class steam locomotives – Sole Survivor

This week's Sole Survivor focuses on the class the world's most famous steam locomotive belongs to, the London and North Eastern Railway (LNER) Gresley A1 and A3 Class which the "Flying Scotsman" is a member...

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...
4003 Lode Star // Credit: RailAdvent

GWR Churchward 4000 ‘Star’ Class steam locomotives – Sole Survivor

Following on from the first article of our new "Sole Survivor" series, today we bring you the next instalment looking at the Great Western Railway (GWR) Churchward 4000 'Star' Class steam locomotives. Once exploring the...
Mallard at the NRM

National Railway Museum to feature in new Accessible Britain guide from Motability

The National Railway Museum, in York, has announced that it is set to feature in a new edition of 'The Rough Guide to Accessible Britain' - just one of a dozen attractions across Yorkshire...
Flying Scotsman, Class 88 and Hyperloop

Hyperloop pod lines up with steam locomotive No. 60103 ‘Flying Scotsman’ and Class 88...

The National Railway Museum, in York, has created the UK first on Friday as it brought together the past, present and future of rail travel to celebrate the latest stage of the museum's redevelopment. The...
Judith McNicol, Director of the National Railway Museum. Picture by David Harrison.

Meet the National Railway Museum’s new Director

The National Railway Museum, in York, has announced that it has appointed Judith McNicol as their new Director, a role she has been performing since July 2017 as acting Director. Judith has been based at...

NRM make Riley & Son offer for steam locomotive 60103 Flying Scotsman

The National Railway Museum has offered Riley & Son a contract, which if accepted, would see Riley & Son operate and maintain 60103 Flying Scotsman for the foreseeable future. The contract is for six years, which...
National Railway Museum opens new highlights exhibition

Railway Museum in York Unveils New Highlights Exhibition

The National Railway Museum has announced its new exhibition of significant items from the national collection. They are being displayed together for the first time. The new exhibition, called highlights, will be situated overlooking the...
National Railway Museum to hold their wedding fair this sunday

Join The National Railway Museum This Sunday For Their Wedding Showcase

Join the National Railway Museum this Sunday (14th January) and meet local suppliers for everything you need for your special wedding day. This event runs from 11 am until 3 pm in the afternoon at the...
Patch the dog

Stocking Fillers From The National Railway Museum

Christmas is approaching, and the National Railway Museum has just the right present for your stocking fillers for the big day! On the day of writing. You can still get your presents delivered to you...