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...
Newsteads Cab is removed

Nene Valley Railway – Newstead Update

You may have previously read about Newstead on the RailAdvent website here. We are pleased to bring you an update on the progress of the Loco, and would like to thank Jamie Duggan for writing...
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...
Royal Scot to steam on the North Yorkshire Moors Railway

Nene Valley Railway – 40th Anniversary Gala – Information

This weekend, the Nene Valley Railway are celebrating 40 years of preservation with a special anniversary weekend with an intensive timetable and two visiting mainline locos. The visiting locomotives to the gala will be No....
60009 Union of South Africa at Grosmont on the North Yorkshire Moors Railway

Union of South Africa Set For Nene Valley Visit

A4 No. 60009 Union of South Africa will be visiting the Nene Valley Railway in September 2017. Whilst on its visit it will run with 'Battle of Britain' No. 34081 92 Squadron for the first time...
5619 // Credit Andy Reeve-Smith

GWR Steam Locomotive No. 5619 on loan to the Nene Valley Railway

The Nene Valley Railway (NVR) has announced that GWR 56XX Class No. 5619 has been hired to operate trains along the line. About 5619 No. 5619 is the oldest preserved member of the 56XX class, being...
Tornado at Woking with British Belmond Pullman

Two 100mph Locomotives Featuring at Nene Valley Gala

This weekend (22/23 April 2017) the Nene Valley Railway are holding a gala featuring two giants of the east coast mainline. Firstly, A1 No. 60163 Tornado, which recently made history in becoming the first steam...
92 Squadron at Wansford on the Nene Valley Railway

92 Squadron Completes Loaded Test Runs

No. 34081 Battle of Britain Class 92 Squadron has made its loaded test runs last weekend, this is the first loaded movements in 8 years as the overhaul nears completion. The loco is painted in BR...
Mayflower

Steam locomotive No. 61306 “Mayflower” unable to attend Nene Valley Railway’s Tornado 10 Event

The Nene Valley Railway (NVR) have unfortunately been told that LNER B1 No.61306 won't be able to visit for their Tornado 10 event in early May. Mayflower The NVR has stated that Mayflower not joining Tornado...
60163 "Tornado" at Nene Valley Railway on April 22nd 2017 // Credit Jamie Duggan, RailAdvent

Nene Valley Railway postpones steam locomotive ‘Tornado’ visit for Tornado 10

The Nene Valley Railway (NVR) has sadly announced today that they have postponed their Tornado 10 event. Tornado Most readers will know by now about Tornado's mainline failure, with the engine taken to NVR for repair...