60009 union of south africa at Townsend Fold on the east lancashire railway

Steam locomotive 60009 Union of South Africa joins 61306 Mayflower for Bluebell Railway Steam...

The Bluebell Railway has announced that steam locomotive 60009 Union of South Africa will be visiting the line alongside 61306 Mayflower for their Autumn Steam Gala. A special timetable will be in operation throughout the...
Bluebell win top award

Bluebell Steams Home With Heritage Awards

The Bluebell Railway has announced that they have won two awards at the recent National Railway Heritage Awards, held in London in December 2017. The railway took home the Siemens Signalling Award for the Horsted...
Eastleigh Lakeside Steam Railway

Eastleigh Lakeside steam locomotive heading to the Bluebell Railway

The Eastleigh Lakeside Steam Railway has announced that their A4 steam locomotive, Sir Nigel Gresley, is off to the Bluebell Railway this month. The 10 ¼ gauge locomotive will be visiting the line for their Giants...
Bluebell Railway steam home with top heritage awards

Bluebell Railway Wins Sussex Leisure and Tourism Award

The Bluebell Railway has announced that they have won a top award at the recent Sussex Business Awards. The Award Ceremony took place on the 30th November 2017. More than 400 people attended the event...
No. 34059 boiler

Update on the boilers of steam locomotives No. 34059 and No. 21C123

The Bluebell Railway has released information on the completion of the boilers for steam locomotives No. 34059 "Sir Archibald Sinclair" and No. 21C123 "Blackmoor Vale". The new inner firebox for No. 34059 is complete, it has also...
Dukedog No. 3217 Earl of Berkeley steam locomotive

Earl of Berkeley ‘In The Queue’ For Overhaul At The Bluebell Railway

The Bluebell Railway have announced that Dukedog 4-4-0 No. 3217 'Earl of Berkeley' is in their overhaul queue to bring back to steam. Locomotive Director Chris Hunford said "The plan is for the overhaul to...
73082 "Camelot" undergoing maintenance // Credit The 73082 Camelot Locomotive Society

Update on repair work on steam locomotive No.73082 Camelot

The 73082 Camelot Locomotive Society have released the latest news on repair work being carried out on BR Standard 5 No.73082 "Camelot". Failure Most of our followers will know that back in Mid April, No.73082 "Camelot"...
Bluebell Railway bridge

Bluebell Bridges The Gap

The Bluebell Railway has almost completed work at Poleay Bridge after many days of busy activity by the Infrasture Team over the last three weeks. The last load of ballast was laid around the new...
Prince at Porthmadog

Severn Valley Railway – Autumn Steam Gala 2017 – Information

This weekend sees the Severn Valley Railway hold their annual Autumn Steam Gala, which sees 4 visitors join the home fleet in what should be a fun filled steamy weekend! The home fleet of 813,...
Bluebell Railway acquires bridge plaque

Bluebell Railway acquire bridge plaque

The Bluebell Railway has announced that it has acquired a London, Brighton and South Coast Railway (LB&SCR) bridge parapet plaque. The plaque has been acquired from the East Dulwich to Tulse Hill railway line...