Update on new-build steam locomotive 1014 “County of Glamorgan”

The GWR County Project has released its latest update on building a new Great Western Railway 1000 'Hawksworth County' Class No. 1014 County of Glamorgan.

West Cornwall rail upgrades begin

Great Western Railway has announced that the planned works to improve parts of the railway in West Cornwall have begun.

Cylinder patterns for steam locomotive 4709 are complete

The 4709 Group have announced that the patterns to produce both cylinder blocks for their new-build Great Western Railway locomotive 47XX Class No.4709 are finished.

Flying Scotsman joins Alan Titchmarsh in reopening the Mid Hants Railway

The Mid Hants Railway was a buzz of excitement this week as guests awaited the arrival of Ex-LNER A3 No. 60103 Flying Scotsman to Alresford to kick off its visit to The Watercress Line, but first, time to reopen the line to Alton.

WATCH: Streamlined steam locomotive’s final run on the East Coast Mainline?

This, however, did not stop 60009 Union of South Africa speed along the East Coast Mainline for what ‘could be’ the final time before withdrawal for potential retirement on her journey from York to Ealing Broadway on the return leg of The Valentines White Rose. 

Steam locomotive 4270 set for North Norfolk Railway Gala

The North Norfolk Railway has announced that GWR tank, 4270, will be visiting them for their upcoming steam gala.

Update from The Canadian Pacific Project – February 2020

The Canadian Pacific Project has released an update on the restoration on their Bulleid Open-Third coach No.1456 at the Mid Hants Railway (The Watercress Line).

Update on new-build steam locomotive 82045 – January 2020

The 82045 Steam Locomotive Trust have released their latest update in building new-build British Railways Standard Class 3 Tank No.82045.

100 year old steam locomotive in action at the Keighley &...

The Keighley and Worth Valley Railway have announced that Fowler 4F 43924 has reached the ripe age of 100 years old this year.

Steam locomotive 2999 Lady of Legend set for Severn Valley Railway...

The Severn Valley Railway has announced that GWR Saint No. 2999 Lady of Legend will be visiting them for their Spring Steam Gala.

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