78018 stands in Wansford Yard Credits - Steam Railway Magazine and Thomas Bright

Nene Valley hires 78018 for a second time

Following 78018's completion from restoration at GCR, by Loughborough Standard Locomotive Group, in August 2016, 78018 several weeks at Nene Valley over the winter period. This is now to be repeated, with 78018 returning to...
Thomas at the Nene Valley Railway

Half Term Events at Steam Railways – East Anglia, Home Counties and Midlands

Looking for something to do this February Half Term? Whether with your family, friends or yourself, here are a few preserved railways in East Anglia, Home Counties and the Midlands area who are open...
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...
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...
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...
Southern Steam Gala

Nene Valley Railway – Upcoming Events  

Nene Valley Railway has two upcoming event which we hopefully will be attending. The two events are “East Coast Revival” and “Southern Steam Gala”. East Coast Revival "East Coast Revival" will feature A1 Peppercorn No 60163 “Tornado”...
Tornado passes No. 8572 at Bridgnorth on the Severn Valley Railway

A repairs update on steam locomotive No.60163 Tornado – 16th July 2018

The A1 Steam Locomotive Trust has released an update on the repair work being carried out to A1 steam locomotive No.60163 Tornado taking place at the Nene Valley Railway. The repair work is because...
73050 at Wansford on the Nene Valley Railway

Nene Valley Railway – Southern Steam Gala

Although the weather was rather horrible, our contributer Jamie Duggan still popped to Nene Valley Railway for Southern Steam Gala. Jamie based himself at Wansford station, which was rather quiet, which probably was largely due to...
Class 50 at Irwell Vale

Class 50 locomotive to visit the Nene Valley Railway

The Nene Valley Railway have announced that Class 50 locomotive 50015 Valiant will be visiting them for their Diesel Gala. 50015 Valiant's visit is thanks to the Bury 50015 Group and the East Lancashire Railway. Valiant...
61306 "Mayflower" // Credit Alan Wilson

Steam Locomotive 61306 Mayflower to join Tornado at the Nene Valley Railway

The Nene Valley Railway (NVR) has announced that B1 No. 61306 "Mayflower" will take part in this years "Tornado 10" event. Tornado 10 Event The event is to celebrate 10 years since new build Peppercorn A1...