61305 Mayflower

Steam locomotive 61306 Mayflower unable to visit the Nene Valley this Summer

The Nene Valley Railway has announced the planned visit by LNER B1 No.61306 "Mayflower" in June/July 2019 will not take place unfortunately. Mainline Tour "Mayflower" was planned to visit the NVR via the mainline, as the...
73050's Tender Arriving at the North Yorkshire Moors Railway // Credit Adrain Dennis

73050’s tender to be paired with steam locomotive 92134

The Nene Valley Railway has announced that the tender of their BR Standard 5 No.73050 "City of Peterborough" has been loaned out for use on 9F 92134 undergoing restoration at the North Yorkshire Moors...
B662 Martello

Steam locomotive Martello not to haul trains on Nene Valley Railway

The Nene Valley Railway has announced that Martello will not be operating trains on the line during its visit. It was planned for the tank engine to haul the local train at the upcoming 'Southern...
61306 Mayflower and 35018 British India Line

Steam locomotive 61306 Mayflower to visit the Nene Valley Railway

The Nene Valley Railway has announced that B1 61306 Mayflower will be visiting them in 2019. The B1 will be visiting on the 29th and 30th June 2019 in between her mainline duties. Mk1 coaches will...
60103 Flying Scotsman

Steam locomotive 60103 Flying Scotsman to visit the Nene Valley Railway in 2019

The Nene Valley Railway has announced that 60103 Flying Scotsman will return to the railway in Autumn 2019. The A3 will be hauling public trains for 3 days, with the railway planning some static days...
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...