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Lincolnshire Coast Light Railway cancels 2020 running season

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The Lincolnshire Coast Light Railway has announced that it will not resume train operations in Summer 2020 due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Football legend urges public to visit Snowdon Mountain Railway

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Footballing legend, Neville Southall, has urged people to visit the Snowdon Mountain Railway as the attraction returns following the coronavirus lockdown.

Update on steam locomotive No. 2 Dolgoch – Talyllyn Railway prepares...

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The Talyllyn Railway has released an update on steam locomotive No. 2 Dolgoch amongst other projects as the narrow gauge railway prepares to reopen.

Talyllyn Railway reopens Tywyn cafe – with open carriages being used

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The Talyllyn Railway has confirmed that its cafe at Tywyn Wharf welcomed back visitors this week for the first time since the COVID-19 restrictions were lifted.

Ruislip Lido Railway to welcome new tamping machine

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The Ruislip Lido Railway has announced that they are to welcome a new tamping machine to the railway.

Steam locomotives return to Porthmadog this July

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The Ffestiniog Railway are going to be rolling back the years as they have announced their reopening date.

Cavan and Leitrim Railway steam locomotive DROMAD on the move

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The Cavan and Leitrim Railway in Ireland have announced that Kerr Stuart steam locomotive DROMAD has moved ahead of restoration.

Railway volunteers find unseen railway photos – including a miniature Flying...

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When old photos of the world's first heritage railway turned up at the back of old cupboards of another railway, the question was asked by Lincolnshire Coast Light Railway volunteers "are there any unseen old photos of our railway?”

Steam locomotive trials run as Kent’s Mainline in Miniature reopens this...

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Trial trains have operated on the Romney, Hythe and Dymchurch Railway ahead of its grand reopening this weekend.

£40,000 National Lottery support grant awarded to the Bala Lake Railway

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The Bala Lake Railway has confirmed that they have received £40,000 from the National Lottery to help with the impact of COVID-19.

Evesham Vale Light Railway to Reopen on July 4th

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The Evesham Vale Light Railway has announced that they will begin running passenger trains again from Saturday 4th of July 2020, following changes to the Government's advice and guidance regarding COVID-19.

Steam locomotive Welsh Pony has fire lit for first time in...

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In the Top Left Hand Corner of Wales, history has been made today. George England 'Welsh Pony' has had a fire lit for the first time in 80 years.

Snowdon Mountain Railway to reopen this July!

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The Snowdon Mountain Railway has announced that their railway will reopen on Friday 10th of July 2020.

Ruislip Lido Railway confirms reopening date after Coronavirus closure

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The Ruislip Lido Railway has confirmed their planned reopening date for passenger services following a coronavirus closure.

Cleethorpes Coast Light Railway set for July 4th Reopening

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The Cleethorpes Coast Light Railway has announced that their railway will begin to welcome visitors from Saturday 4th of July following the Government easing COVID-19 restrictions.

Can you help steam locomotive No. 1 The Earl return to...

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The Welshpool & Llanfair Light Railway is seeking donations to complete the overhaul on their 1902 Beyer Peacock & Co. Ltd built tank engine No.1 "The Earl".

Live broadcast for first run of steam locomotive Welsh Pony

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The Ffestiniog and Welsh Highland Railways have announced that the first steaming of George England locomotive Welsh Pony will be broadcast live.

URGENT HELP NEEDED: Friends of Bratton Fleming Station need £160,000 by...

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The Friends of Bratton Fleming Station urgently need help to purchase Bratton Fleming station.

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