34101 "Hartland" in 2015 Credit Chris King

Recent news on the overhaul of 34101 Hartland

Recently work on 34101 Hartland, which is based at the North Yorkshire Moors Railway has focused on major boiler work, which is being carried out South Devon Railway. The South Devon Railway have become specialists...
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GWR 56XX Class steam locomotives – Class Information

Built to replace older, non-standard types, the 56XXs combined Swindon's practices with the need for engines on various Welsh lines. After visiting their introduction on the Great Western Railway, we then look at which members...
Network Rail workers help out at North Yorkshire Moors Railway

Network Rail workers help out North Yorkshire Moors Railway

Network Rail has announced that eleven employees from the company have spent the day volunteering at the North Yorkshire Moors Railway. The workers helped out the heritage railway in Levisham. A number of tasks were completed,...
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February Half Term Events at Preserved Railways – North East and West

Looking for something to do this February Half Term? Whether with your family, friends or yourself, here are a few preserved railways in the North East and North West England open this February Half...
76084 at Levisham on the North Yorkshire Moors Railway

North Yorkshire Moors Railway – Locals Discount 2017

The North Yorkshire Moors Railway has began offering a locals discount to local residents who live in the local area - meaning you can grab a massive discount! If you live in the following postcodes,...
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Winter maintenance of steam locomotives at the North Yorkshire Moors Railway

As the last train of the daily running season arrives back at Grosmont, work still continues down at the sheds, with winter maintenance beginning ahead of next seasons running. Southern Railway 'Schools' Class No. 926...
B1 1264 in its new livery at Grosmont

Thompson B1 Trust reveal steam locomotive No. 1264 in its new livery

The Thompson B1 Trust has revealed No. 1264 after its complete new re-paint in to LNER livery. The task was completed thanks to John Furness and many of the volunteers at the North Yorkshire Moors...
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A Caravan Site for the NYMR – St Helens in the Park, Wykeham (4K)

If your looking for somewhere to stay whilst visiting the North Yorkshire Moors Railway, and you have a Caravan or Tent... then St Helens In The Park, in Wykeham, is a great place to...
63395 // Credit RailAdvent

Second visiting steam locomotive announced for Severn Valley Railway’s Autumn Steam Gala

The Severn Valley Railway (SVR) has announced that LNER Q6 No. 63395 will be the second visiting guest for their Autumn Steam Gala. About 63395 Originally built for the North Eastern Railway (NER) and part of...
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...