B662 Martello

Steam locomotive B662 Martello to visit the Nene Valley Railway in 2019

The Nene Valley Railway has announced that A1X No.B662 Martello will be visiting the line for their Southern Steam Event. The gala will be held on the 9th and 10th March 2019. This steam locomotive is...
A1 No. 60163 Tornado stands at Skipton ready to depart for Appleby // Credit: RailAdvent

Steam locomotive 60163 Tornado to haul Santa Specials at the Nene Valley Railway

The Nene Valley Railway and the A1 Steam Locomotive Trust have announced that 60163 Tornado will be hauling Santa Specials in Peterborough this year. The A1SLT has also announced that the locomotive will be spending...
1589 "Newstead" // Credit Spa Valley Railway

Hunslet steam locomotive “Newstead” moves to the Spa Valley Railway

The Small Loco Group have announced that Hunslet Works No.1589 "Newstead" has moved to the Spa Valley Railway. History of "Newstead" Although thought to have been scrapped, "Newstead" was actually saved and almost fully restored by Malcolm...
926 Repton at Grosmont MPD

Steam locomotive 926 Repton announced for Nene Valley Railway’s “Southern Steam” Winter Gala

Southern Railway V "Schools" Class No.926 Repton is confirmed as the first guest engine for the Nene Valley Railway's 2019 "Southern Steam" Winter Gala. About 926 Repton Entering service in May 1934, 926 was built to haul...
A1 No. 60163 Tornado stands at Skipton ready to depart for Appleby // Credit: RailAdvent

What happened? – October update on steam locomotive 60163 Tornado

The A1 Steam Locomotive Trust has released an update on the repair work taking place on A1 locomotive 60163 Tornado and what they think may have happened back in April. The hope for a quick...
6430 and 80072 at Llangollen

Steam locomotive 6430 to visit the Nene Valley Railway in 2019

The Nene Valley Railway has announced that steam locomotive No.6430 will be visiting them over the summer in 2019. The GWR Pannier tank will be visiting the line from April to October 2019. It is...
60163 Tornado

Steam locomotive 60163 Tornado to haul trains at the Nene Valley Railway this weekend

The Nene Valley Railway has announced that steam locomotive 60163 Tornado will be hauling passenger services this Sunday on the line. The A1 locomotive will be hauling passenger services between Peterborough and Wansford on Sunday...
All Six Surviving A4s on Display // Credit NRM

LNER A4 Class steam locomotives – Class Information

Fast, sleek and streamlined, these are some of the best express passenger steam locomotives ever built. This week's Class Information features a popular class among steam enthusiasts, Sir Nigel Gresley's A4 Class. Once looking at their...
60163 Tornado

Steam locomotive 60163 Tornado to haul passenger services this Wednesday on the Nene Valley...

The Nene Valley Railway has announced that steam locomotive 60163 Tornado will be hauling passenger services this Wednesday on the line. The A1 locomotive will be hauling passenger services between Peterborough and Wansford on Wednesday...
Tornado at Bridgnorth on the Severn Valley Railway

A further repair update on steam locomotive 60163 Tornado – 20th September 2018

The A1 Steam Locomotive Trust has released a further repair update on steam locomotive No.60163 Tornado, which is taking place at the Nene Valley Railway. The trust has reported that 60163 Tornado has completed 50...