419 at the Churnet Valley Railway

Steam locomotive 419 joins 60103 Flying Scotsman at the Swanage Spring Steam Up

The Swanage Railway has announced that Caledonian Railway 419 will be visiting them for their Spring Steam Up. The Spring Steam Up will be held between 29th - 31st March 2019. The event is set...
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Locomotive 31163 to visit the Severn Valley Railway

The Severn Valley Railway has announced that Class 31 97205 (31163) will be visiting the line for their Spring Diesel Gala. An intensive timetable will be in operation at the gala. 31163 joins Class 25 No. D7535,...
46521 on the Great Central Railway

A day with steam locomotive 46521 at the Keighley and Worth Valley Railway

Following the announcement of 46521 by the Keighley and Worth Valley Railway for their Spring Steam Gala, 30742 Charters has announced a special day with the locomotive. 46521 will be available for a charter along...
Safety Valve Springs // Credit The Sir Nigel Gresley Locomotive Trust Ltd

The 37th update on steam locomotive 60007 Sir Nigel Gresley

The first half of February 2019 has seen many tasks being carried out and completed on A4 No.60007 Sir Nigel Gresley. Engine With the upper slide bars fixed in the right position, the team have now...
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WATCH: Steam locomotive 75069 returns to service at the Severn Valley Railway

Saturday 16th February 2019 saw Riddles 4MT 75069 return to service at the Severn Valley Railway. The return followed its overhaul, which has seen the locomotive out of service for around 20 years. In this video,...
Prue Leith

Prue Leith to launch new steam locomotive at the Didcot Railway Centre

Didcot Railway Centre has announced that Prue Leith will be launching Saint steam locomotive, Lady of Legend. The launch will be made on Friday 5th April 2019 at 11:15am. Prue Leith is known for being a...
Glos Warks sees passenger numbers double after broadway extension

Double award for Broadway extension

The Gloucestershire Warwickshire Steam Railway has announced that they have picked up two major awards at the Heritage Railway Association awards ceremony. The ceremony was held in Birmingham on Saturday 9th February 2019. Both awards were...
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Locomotive 31163 to visit the Keighley and Worth Valley Railway

The Keighley and Worth Valley Railway has announced that Class 31 97205 (31163) will be visiting the line for their Mixed Traffic Gala. 31163 follows on from the recent announcement of the Prototype HST for...
50035 Ark Royal to visit the Keighley and Worth Valley Railway for their 50th anniversary gala

Second locomotive announced for West Somerset Diesel Gala

The West Somerset Railway has announced their second guest for this year's diesel gala. The "Vintage Diesels to the Seaside II" gala will be held on 20th - 23rd June. A Class 50 from the Class...
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Steam locomotive 2253 arrives at the North Yorkshire Moors Railway

On Tuesday 12th February 2019, the team working on USATC S160 2253 announced that their locomotive would be returning to its old base, the North Yorkshire Moors Railway. The locomotive and tender were delivered to...