Helston Railway 2018 leaflet

Full Steam Ahead as Helston Railway launch their 2018 timetable

The Helston Railway, in Cornwall, has announced that their 2018 timetable leaflet has been released to the public. If you are in Mid or West Cornwall, then these leaflets will be coming to a...
6695's Boiler outside the Flour Mill Workshop // Credit Bill Parker

Update on work carried out on steam locomotive 6695’s boiler

The 6695 Locomotive Group have released information on the latest work carried out on 6695's boiler at the Flour Mill Workshops. Work completed to date All rivets for the foundation ring have now been removed. The...
6695 // Credit 6695 Loco Group FB Page

Can you help the 6695 Locomotive Group raise £50,000 to help overhaul steam locomotive No....

The 6695 Locomotive Group, owners of GWR 56XX No.6695, have set up a crowdfunding page in order to raise £50,000 to help raise funds for Overhauling 6695, which is currently in progress. What will the...
"Willy" // Credit Kev Slade Too - visitor to the Avon Valley Railway

Extra Steam on the Avon Valley Railway

The Avon Valley Railway, which is based in Bristol, is running a special charter train, throughout Saturday the 24th of February. The special charter train has been arranged in order to raise funds to be...
No. 323 Bluebell // Credit: Bluebell Railway

Steam locomotive No. 323 to Visit the Spa Valley Railway

The Spa Valley Railway has announced that South Eastern & Chatham Railway P-Class No. 323 "Bluebell", from the Bluebell Railway, will make a visit to the line. 323 Bluebell's Preserved Life 323 was one of the...
Credit: Northampton and Lamport Railway

Northampton and Lamport Railway to Start Season Later

The Northampton and Lamport Railway have announced they are to start their season later than normal. The delay is due to the ongoing maintenance of their locomotives that are used to haul their passenger trains. The reason...
895 "Torch" as built // Credit Unknown

LNWR Bloomer Project (Steam Locomotive No. 670) – Project Information

As mentioned in last week's Project Information, we are looking at the history of the  London and North Western Railway (LNWR)-designed Bloomer Class, and the history of and progress made by the LNWR Bloomer...
Class 141 trains

Heritage DMU Trains this half term at Midland Railway Butterly

The Midland Railway - Butterly are to run trains every day over the half term holiday from the 17th to the 25th February as well as every weekend until the 25th March. They will also...
Bogie Components ready for transporting to Williton Works // Credit Thornbury Castle 7027 website

Work starts on restoring steam locomotive 7027 “Thornbury Castle” at the West Somerset Railway

The bogie for steam locomotive  No. 7027 "Thornbury Castle" has moved to Williton Works, on the West Somerset Railway (WSR), as the first component to be restored for the engine. This follows on from the...
Mr Tumble to visit the Ribble Steam Railway in March

Mr Tumble to visit the Ribble Steam Railway & Museum on CBeebies

The Ribble Steam Railway, at Preston Docklands, has announced that they will feature on CBeebies with Mr Tumble. The heritage railway will feature on the popular children's channel on Thursday the 8th of March with...
7.25 inch gauge AGM DVD cover

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